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Knight_ch17 - Chapter 17 A gas cylinder and piston are...

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Chapter 17
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A gas cylinder and piston are covered with heavy insulation. The piston is pushed into the cylinder, compressing the gas. In this process, the gas temperature 1. doesn’t change. 2. decreases. 3. increases. 4. there’s not sufficient information to tell.
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A gas cylinder and piston are covered with heavy insulation. The piston is pushed into the cylinder, compressing the gas. In this process, the gas temperature 1. doesn’t change. 2. decreases. 3. increases. 4. there’s not sufficient information to tell.
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Two process are shown that take an ideal gas from state 1 to state 3. Compare the work done by process A to the work done by process B. 1. W A = W B = 0 2. W A > W B 3. W A = W B but neither is zero 4. W A < W B
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Two process are shown that take an ideal gas from state 1 to state 3. Compare the work done by process A to the work done by process B. 1. W A = W B = 0 2. W A > W B 3. W A = W B but neither is zero 4. W A < W B
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Which of the following processes involve heat? 1. The brakes in your car get hot when you stop. 2. A steel block is placed under a candle.
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This note was uploaded on 04/08/2008 for the course PHYS 270 taught by Professor Drake during the Spring '08 term at Maryland.

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Knight_ch17 - Chapter 17 A gas cylinder and piston are...

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