University Physics with Modern Physics with Mastering Physics (11th Edition)

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19.57: a) As the air moves to lower altitude its density increases; under an adiabatic compression, the temperature rises. If the wind is fast-moving, Q is not as likely to be signigicant, and modeling the process as adiabatic (no heat loss to the surroundings) is
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Unformatted text preview: more accurate. b) See Problems 19.59 and 19.56: The temperature at the higher pressure is and C 13.9 is which K, 1 . 287 Pa)) 10 Pa)/(5.60 10 K)((8.12 15 . 258 ( 7 2 4 4 2 ° = × × = T so the temperature would rise by 11.9 . C °...
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