Posted by **chirayu** on Wednesday, April 1, 2009 at 8:31pm.

An automobile tire has a volume of 1.60 x 10-2 m3 and contains air at a gauge pressure (pressure above atmospheric pressure) of 167 kPa when the temperature is 0.00°C. What is the gauge pressure (in kPa) of the air in the tires when its temperature rises to 27.0°C and its volume increases to 1.69 x 10-2 m3? Assume atmospheric pressure is 1.01 x 105 Pa.

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**bobpursley**, Wednesday, April 1, 2009 at 9:38pm
You have to convert gauge pressure to atmospheric, then work the problem, and in the end, convert back to gauge pressure.

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**me me**, Friday, October 5, 2012 at 10:50am
I am filling a room temperature thermos flask with boiling water (about 100 °C). The room temperature is 22 °C. What will the water temperature (nearest °C) be at the end of this class?

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