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Unformatted text preview: CHEG 2313 Thermo I HW#3 Spring 2011 Due Wednesday, February 9, 2011 in class. 1. In snowy weather, the driver of a car going 30 mph slides down a 200 ft hill and then up a 225 ft. hill. Assuming that the driver never puts his foot on the gas or brake pedals, what will be the speed of the car once it is over the second hill? (6 pts) System: car start with energy balance  integrated W Q dt gh H M gh M U gh M U k K k t t k t t + + + + = + + + + ∑ ∫ = ∧ 1 2 . . 2 2 2 2 2 2 1 1 2 ν ν ν closed system – so no mass flows no heat or work assume no internal energy changes – no significant change in temperature or volume reduced energy balance 2 2 1 2 2 2 = + + t t gh M gh M ν ν know: s ft hr mi / 44 / 30 1 = = ν m h m h 225 200 2 1 = = substitute into equations and solve for final velocity ( 29 ( 29 mph s ft s ft ft s ft s ft gh gh gh M gh M 3 . 12 ~ 1 . 18 225 2 . 32 200 2 . 32 2 44 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 1 2 1 2 1 2 1 2 2 2 =...
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This note was uploaded on 04/01/2011 for the course CHEG 2313 taught by Professor Staff during the Spring '11 term at Arkansas.
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