Quiz2 B - Exam Temperature heat and gases Name MULTIPLE...

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Exam Temperature, heat and gases. Name___________________________________ MULTIPLE CHOICE. Choose the one alternative that best completes the statement or answers the question. 1) A constant - volume gas thermometer has a pressure of 64.23 Pa at the triple point of water. What is the change of pressure that occurs for each one degree Kelvin change of temperature? A) 4.27 Pa B) 0.23 Pa C) 64.23 Pa D) 63.77 Pa 2) If you wanted to know how much the temperature of a particular piece of material would rise when a known amount of heat was added to it, which of the following would be most helpful to know? A) Thermal conductivity B) Initial temperature C) Specific heat D) Density 3) You may have noticed that when you get out of a swimming pool and stand dripping wet in a light breeze, you feel much colder than you feel after you dry off. Why is this? A) The water on your skin is colder than the surrounding air. B) A lot of heat is required to evaporate each gram of water from your skin.
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This note was uploaded on 11/18/2011 for the course PHYS 2C PHYS 2C taught by Professor Groisman during the Spring '11 term at UCSD.

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Quiz2 B - Exam Temperature heat and gases Name MULTIPLE...

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