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Physics
Which of these types of motors or engines are heat engines? a. an automobile engine b. an electric motor c. a steam turbine
December 28, 2010 by Sylvia

Physics
Which of these types of motors or engines are heat engines? a. an automobile engine b. an electric motor c. a steam turbine
January 2, 2011 by Anonymous

AP Physics B (Heat Engines)
18. (II) At a steam power plant, steam engines work in pairs, the heat output of the first one being the approximate ehat input of the second. Th eoperating temeprautres of the first are 680 degrees C and 430 degrees C, and of the second 415 degrees C and 280 degrees C. If the...
December 16, 2009 by Joe

Physics
18. (II) At a steam power plant, steam engines work in pairs, the heat output of the first one being the approximate ehat input of the second. Th eoperating temeprautres of the first are 680 degrees C and 430 degrees C, and of the second 415 degrees C and 280 degrees C. If the...
December 16, 2009 by Kate

Physics (Heat Engines)
21. A heat engine operates in a cycle between temperatures 700 K and 400 K. The heat input to the engine during each cycle is 2800 J. What is the maximum possible work done by the engine in each cycle? (A) 1200 J (B) 1600 J (C) 2100 J (D) 2800 J (E) 4400 J I believe that the ...
March 6, 2010 by Kate

physics
In December of 1989, a KLM Boeing 747 airplane carrying 231 passengers entered a cloud of ejecta from an Alaskan volcanic eruption. All four engines went out, and the plane fell from 27800 ft to 13700 ft before the engines could be restarted. It then landed safely. how long ...
January 19, 2012 by Amy

physics(mechanics)
how does the engines get cooled when the vehicle moves in a hill ramp.?i ask this question because its said that cooling fans are drived by the rotation of the engines sothat the cooling fans are mounted in the engine casing.If thats is the case then at ramps engine run slowly...
May 11, 2013 by NANDHU

physics
What is being done to reduce emissions from gasoline engines in automobiles? What more can be done in the future? Do you think gasoline engines will become a thing of the past?
September 23, 2010 by Anonymous

chemistry
how do reciprocating heat engines work?
February 11, 2010 by alex

Physics
In December of 1989, a KLM Boeing 747 airplane carrying 231 passengers entered a cloud of ejecta from an Alaskan volcanic eruption. All four engines went out, and the plane fell from 27800 ft to 13700 ft before the engines could be restarted. It then landed safely in Anchorage...
January 17, 2012 by Amy

PHYSICS
In December of 1989, a KLM Boeing 747 airplane carrying 231 passengers entered a cloud of ejecta from an Alaskan volcanic eruption. All four engines went out, and the plane fell from 27800 ft to 13700 ft before the engines could be restarted. It then landed safely in Anchorage...
January 19, 2012 by Amy

physics
While taking a plane flight to a meeting, a physicist decides to do a mental calculation of how much fuel the plane would consume in the absence of friction, assuming its engines have an efficiency of 22.0% and the mass of the plane is 200,000 kg. Each gallon of jet fuel ...
July 25, 2013 by Justin

Physics
sorry to repost (again) but I'm not understanding how to solve this: A rocket is launched at an angle of 42◦ above the horizontal with an initial speed of 76 m/s. It moves for 9 s along its initial line of motion with an acceleration of 29 m/s^2. At this time its engines...
September 6, 2010 by John

Physics
sorry to repost (again) but I'm not understanding how to solve this: A rocket is launched at an angle of 42◦ above the horizontal with an initial speed of 76 m/s. It moves for 9 s along its initial line of motion with an acceleration of 29 m/s^2. At this time its engines...
September 6, 2010 by John

physics
A airplane is approaching you at a speed of 360km/h. If you measure the pitch of its approaching engines to be 512 Hz, what must be the actual frequency of the sound of the engines? The speed of sound in air is 345m/s answer is 364Hz please explain steps?
July 17, 2013 by justin

physics
A fighter jet is launched from an aircraft carrier with the aid of its own engines and a steam-powered catapult. The thrust of its engines is 2.4 x 10^5 N. In being launched from rest it moves through a distance of 87 m and has a kinetic energy of 5.0 x 10^7 J at lift-off. ...
October 15, 2008 by nj

physics
The hot reservoir for a Carnot engine has a temperature of 926 K, while the cold reservoir has a temperature of 441 K. The heat input for this engine is 3730 J. The 441-K reservoir also serves as the hot reservoir for a second Carnot engine. This second engine uses the ...
December 1, 2012 by angie

Physics
A fighter jet is launched from an aircraft carrier with the aid of its own engines and a steam-powered catapult. The thrust of its engines is 2.1 105 N. In being launched from rest it moves through a distance of 87 m and has a kinetic energy of 3.8 107 J at lift-off. What is ...
November 13, 2010 by Patty

Physics
A fighter jet is launched from an aircraft carrier with the aid of its own engines and a steam-powered catapult. The thrust of its engines is 2.10 105 N. In being launched from rest it moves through a distance of 87 m and has a kinetic energy of 4.30 107 J at lift-off. What is...
November 11, 2012 by Donald

Physics
A fighter jet is launched from an aircraft carrier with the aid of its own engines and a steam-powered catapult. The thrust of its engines is 3.82 x 105 N. In being launched from rest it moves through a distance of 57.2 m and has a kinetic energy of 5.71 x 107 J at lift-off. ...
December 14, 2012 by Ricardo

Physics
all HELP appreciated! Thank You! A fighter jet is launched from an aircraft carrier with the aid of its own engines and a steam-powered catapult. The thrust of its engines is 2.1 105 N. In being launched from rest it moves through a distance of 87 m and has a kinetic energy of...
October 19, 2009 by Pablo

physics
While taking a plane flight to a meeting, a physicist decides to do a mental calculation of how much fuel the plane would consume in the absence of friction, assuming its engines have an efficiency of 22.0% and the mass of the plane is 200,000 kg. Each gallon of jet fuel ...
July 26, 2013 by Justin

physics
While taking a plane flight to a meeting, a physicist decides to do a mental calculation of how much fuel the plane would consume in the absence of friction, assuming its engines have an efficiency of 22.0% and the mass of the plane is 200,000 kg. Each gallon of jet fuel ...
July 28, 2013 by Justin

Physics 1
On a spacecraft, two engines are turned on for 910 s at a moment when the velocity of the craft has x and y components of v0x = 5710 m/s and v0y = 7490 m/s. While the engines are firing, the craft undergoes a displacement that has components of x = 5.78 x 106 m and y = 6.17 x ...
February 3, 2014 by anonymous

physics
On a spacecraft, two engines are turned on for 910 s at a moment when the velocity of the craft has x and y components of v0x = 5710 m/s and v0y = 7490 m/s. While the engines are firing, the craft undergoes a displacement that has components of x = 5.78 x 106 m and y = 6.17 x ...
February 3, 2014 by anonymous

Physics
1. On a spacecraft, two engines are turned on for 648 s at a moment when the velocity of the craft has x and y components of v0x = 4360 m/s and v0y = 6270 m/s. While the engines are firing the craft undergoes a displacement that has components of x = 4.11 106 m and y...
October 1, 2012 by Thomas

Physics
A space probe has two engines. Each generates the same amount of force when fired, and the directions of these forces can be independently adjusted. When the engines are fired simultaneously and each applies its force in the same direction, the probe, starting from rest, takes...
September 17, 2007 by James

Physics
A space probe has two engines. Each generates the same amount of force when fired, and the directions of these forces can be independently adjusted. When the engines are fired simultaneously and each applies its force in the same direction, the probe, starting from rest, takes...
February 13, 2013 by Randy

physics
A space probe has two engines. Each generates the same amount of force when fired, and the directions of these forces can be independently adjusted. When the engines are fired simultaneously and each applies its force in the same direction, the probe, starting from rest, takes...
September 15, 2013 by Rachel

Physics
A space probe has two engines. Each generates the same amount of force when fired, and the directions of these forces can be independently adjusted. When the engines are fired simultaneously and each applies its force in the same direction, the probe, starting from rest, takes...
February 12, 2014 by Rick

College Physics 1
A space probe has two engines. Each generates the same amount of force when fired, and the directions of these forces can be independently adjusted. When the engines are fired simultaneously and each applies its force in the same direction, the probe, starting from rest, takes...
September 17, 2013 by Sara

physics
A space probe has two engines. Each generates the same amount of force when fired, and the directions of these forces can be independently adjusted. When the engines are fired simultaneously and each applies its force in the same direction, the probe, starting from rest, takes...
October 12, 2010 by deanna

Probabilities
Company has 90 cars in stock with 4 cylinder engines and 290 with 6 cylinder engines. There are no other cars in stock. 130 of these cars, including 20 of those with 4 cylinder engines have air conditioning. One car on the lot is selected at random. The probability that this ...
April 21, 2009 by Andrey L

physics
A 1560 rocket is to be launched with an initial upward speed of 53.0 . In order to assist its engines, the engineers will start it from rest on a ramp that rises 53 above the horizontal (the figure ). At the bottom, the ramp turns upward and launches the rocket vertically. The...
December 14, 2011 by Anonymous

Statistics
A company has two factories in which they manufacture engines. Once a month they randomly select 10 engines from each factory and test if there is a difference in performance in engines made in the two factories. This month the average output of the motors from Factory 1 is ...
June 18, 2012 by Mike

Physics
How much heat is added to a 10.0 g of ice at -20.0 degrees Celsius to convert it to steam at 120.0 degrees Celsius? compute and add the following heats: heat to heat ice from -20C to 0C heat to melt ice at 0C Heat to heat water from 0 to 100C heat to convert water to steam at ...
March 5, 2007 by Marie

physics(URGENT)
An airliner makes an emergency landing with its nose wheel locked in a position perpendicular to its normal rolling position. The forces acting to stop the airliner arise from friction due to the wheels and from the breaking effort of the engines in reverse thrust mode. The ...
November 2, 2013 by anonymous

Math
3/8 of the 40 little engines could climb the hill. How many engines were in each part? How many parts could climb the hill? How many engines could climb the hill? How many parts could not climb the hill? How many engines could not climb the hill?
March 23, 2010 by Malory

operations managment
Harley-Davidson has its engine assembly plant in Milwaukee and its motorcycle assembly plant in Pennsylvania. Engines are transported between the two plants using trucks, with each trip costing $1,000. The motorcycle plant assembles and sells 300 motorcycles each day. Each ...
November 24, 2009 by Jasmine

Physics(IMPORTANT)
An airliner makes an emergency landing with its nose wheel locked in a position perpendicular to its normal rolling position. The forces acting to stop the airliner arise from friction due to the wheels and from the breaking effort of the engines in reverse thrust mode. The ...
November 1, 2013 by keitanako

Physics
Find the heat necessary to change 2.5kg of water (ice) at -2 degrees C to steam at 105 degrees C. specific heat ice= 2060 specific heat water= 4180 specific heat steam= 2020 heat of fusion= 3.34X10^5 heat of vaporization= 2.26X10^6
November 18, 2010 by Brittany

univ. physics
A heat pump has a coefficient of performance of 4.5. If the heat pump absorbs 46.1 cal of heat from the cold outdoors in each cycle, what is the amount of heat expelled to the warm indoors? (in cal)
December 13, 2012 by kate

Physics
On a spacecraft, two engines are turned on for 666 s at a moment when the velocity of the craft has x and y components of velocity V0x = 3485 m/s and V0y = 5690 m/s. While the engines are firing, the craft undergoes a displacement that has components of x = 4.48 * 10^6 m and y...
February 3, 2012 by Bonnie

physics
A heat pump has a coefficient of performance of 4.5. If the heat pump absorbs 46.1 cal of heat from the cold outdoors in each cycle, what is the amount of heat expelled to the warm indoors? (in cal) tried everything but got nothing.
December 17, 2012 by jimmy

Physics
A model rocket is launched straight upward with an initial speed of 58.0 m/s. It accelerates with a constant upward acceleration of 1.50 m/s2 until its engines stop at an altitude of 120 m. (a) What can you say about the motion of the rocket after its engines stop? (b) What is...
February 7, 2012 by Haroula

PHYSICS(HELP!!!!!)
An airliner makes an emergency landing with its nose wheel locked in a position perpendicular to its normal rolling position. The forces acting to stop the airliner arise from friction due to the wheels and from the breaking effort of the engines in reverse thrust mode. The ...
November 2, 2013 by Anonymous

Science
Organisms that maintain a constant body temperature rely on the heat produced by cells. Where does this heat come from? A) Special metabolic pathways exist just for the production of heat. B) Mitochondria produce heat in the form of ATP. C) Plants store up heat as they perform...
October 26, 2011 by Jason

Physics (elena) help!!!
An airliner makes an emergency landing with its nose wheel locked in a position perpendicular to its normal rolling position. The forces acting to stop the airliner arise from friction due to the wheels and from the breaking effort of the engines in reverse thrust mode. The ...
November 2, 2013 by Anonymous

Physics
An airliner makes an emergency landing with its nose wheel locked in a position perpendicular to its normal rolling position. The forces acting to stop the airliner arise from friction due to the wheels and from the breaking effort of the engines in reverse thrust mode. The ...
November 2, 2013 by Phy

physics
Compressing gases requires work and the resulting energy is usually converted to heat; if this heat does not escape, the gas's temperature will rise. This effect is used in diesel engines: The compressed air gets so hot that when the fuel is injected, it ignites without any ...
November 8, 2010 by Ashleigh

Physics
what is the relationship between specific heat capacity and conduction? if an substance has a higher heat capacity is it a better heat conductor?
March 26, 2009 by Chris

physics
A certain heat engine does 8.0 kJ of work and dissipates 8.00 kJ of waste heat in a cyclical process. (a) What was the heat input to this engine? (b) What was its efficiency?
July 24, 2013 by Alice

physics
A certain heat engine does 8.0 kJ of work and dissipates 8.00 kJ of waste heat in a cyclical process. (a) What was the heat input to this engine? (b) What was its efficiency?
July 24, 2013 by Eric

Physics
A heat engine absorbs 126 kcal of heat and exhausts 77 kcal of heat in each cycle. Calculate the efficiency (as a percentage)
January 31, 2014 by Chelsea

Physics
A heat engine absorbs 126 kcal of heat and exhausts 77 kcal of heat in each cycle. Calculate the efficiency (as a percentage)
February 1, 2014 by Chelsea

Physics
A heat engine absorbs 126 kcal of heat and exhausts 77 kcal of heat in each cycle. Calculate the efficiency (as a percentage)
February 3, 2014 by Riley

Physics - Heat Transfer
I am trying to calculate heat transfer between two objects. The units are as follows: m1: 100 g t1: 10 degrees C spec heat 1: 1.00 cal/g degree C m2: 200 g t2: 90 degrees C spec heat 2: 0.2 cal/gm degree C I set Q1 = Q2 m1 x spec heat 1 x delta T1 = m2 x spec heat 2 x delta T2...
December 6, 2012 by Brenda

physic 1
On a spacecraft, two engines are turned on for 910 s at a moment when the velocity of the craft has x and y components of v0x = 5710 m/s and v0y = 7490 m/s. While the engines are firing, the craft undergoes a displacement that has components of x = 5.78 x 106 m and y = 6.17 x ...
February 4, 2014 by Anonymous

business
Post a 150-200 word response to the following question: Internet search engines, such as Google and Bing, have a great deal of influence and control over how we access information online. A new term, search neutrality, proposes that search engines should provide completely ...
November 30, 2012 by ariel

physics
A test rocket is fired vertically upward from a well. A catapult gives it an initial speed of 80.2 m/s at ground level. Its engines then fire and it accelerates upward at 4.20 m/s2 until it reaches an altitude of 960 m. At that point its engines fail, and the rocket goes into ...
October 10, 2009 by Jamie

physics
A test rocket is fired vertically upward from a well. A catapult gives it an initial speed of 81.0 m/s at ground level. Its engines then fire and it accelerates upward at 4.10 m/s2 until it reaches an altitude of 940 m. At that point its engines fail, and the rocket goes into ...
February 10, 2011 by chuikia

Physics
Water with a mass of 1000kg leaves a hose at 20oC and is converted by the heat from the fire into steam at 300oC. List the steps needed in order to determine the amount of heat that is added to the water. For each step show the formula that must be used and replace the ...
May 13, 2014 by Roller coaster Q-7

Physics
Water with a mass of 1000kg leaves a hose at 20oC and is converted by the heat from the fire into steam at 300oC. List the steps needed in order to determine the amount of heat that is added to the water. For each step show the formula that must be used and replace the ...
May 13, 2014 by Water Q-7

Physics -- HELP PLEASE
. Water with a mass of 1000kg leaves a hose at 20oC and is converted by the heat from the fire into steam at 300oC. List the steps needed in order to determine the amount of heat that is added to the water. For each step show the formula that must be used and replace the ...
May 13, 2014 by Anonymous

Physics
"The energy that is transferred as heat to or from the object with the larger heat capacity must be greater than the energy that is transferred as heat to or from the object with the smaller heat capacity." Can someone explain why this concept is true or false?
June 21, 2011 by Josh

physics
If you wish to warm 110kg of water by 18 degrees C for your bath how much heat is required? Heat= mass*specificheat*TempChange Put the mass in kg, choose the specific heat constant in units of J/(kg-C), and use the 18C as the temp change.
October 27, 2006 by Tonya

Physics
8. Fire engines used to be red. Yellow-green is now the preferred color. Why the change?
February 29, 2008 by jim

physics
A catapult launches a test rocket vertically upward from a well, giving the rocket an initial speed of 79.0 m/s at ground level. The engines then fire, and the rocket accelerates upward at 3.90 m/s2 until it reaches an altitude of 980 m. At that point its engines fail, and the...
August 25, 2013 by ann

Physics - Specific heat
#1.) If 500 grams of a metal requires 70 calories of energy to raise its temperature by 10 Kelvin, what is its specific heat? #2.) How much heat is gained or lost when 200 grams of ice melts?
October 28, 2010 by Heath

physics
The maximum possible efficiency of a heat engine which exhaust its heat at a temperature of 46.0o is 39.0 percent. What is the minimum value of the temperature at which the engine takes in heat? (in oC).
November 16, 2012 by Erika

physics
The maximum possible efficiency of a heat engine which exhaust its heat at a temperature of 46.0o is 39.0 percent. What is the minimum value of the temperature at which the engine takes in heat? (in oC).
November 18, 2012 by chelsea

Physics
I'm understanding most of this physics, but here is one last question I would appreciate help on. Thank you! Okay, so the question involves a figure. A link to the question and the picture with it is below can be found by googling the question along with Holt physics. The link...
March 26, 2010 by Demi

physics
The latent heat of fusion for water is 33.5 104 J/kg, while the latent heat of vaporization is 22.6 105 J/kg. What mass m of water at 0 C must be frozen in order to release the amount of heat that 2.32 kg of steam at 100 C releases when it condenses?
July 30, 2013 by damon

chemistry
how much heat is required to completely vapporize 2.3 grams of ice starting at -50 degrees Celsius? (the specific heat of ice is 2.0 J/g.C; the specific heat of water is 4.184 J/g.C; the heat of fusion is 333 J/g; and the heat of vaporization is 22601 J/g)
March 22, 2011 by Anonymous

Physics - Heat and phase change
9.4 kJ of energy is available to take a sample of ice initially at -40*C, heat it to it's melting point, melt it, and subsequently heat it to 50*C. What is the mass, in grams, of the largest such sample for which this amount of energy will suffice?
March 19, 2013 by Jos

physics
1. Assume that 10 g of steam is added to 100 g of water initially at 19C. The water is inside an aluminum cup of mass 35 g. The cup is inside a perfectly insulating calorimetric container that prevents heat flow from the outside environment. Find the final temperature of the ...
December 5, 2013 by bano

physics
Assume that 10 g of steam is added to 100 g of water initially at 19C. The water is inside an aluminum cup of mass 35 g. The cup is inside a perfectly insulating calorimetric container that prevents heat flow from the outside environment. Find the final temperature of the ...
December 5, 2013 by bano

physical science
How much heat is required to raise the temperature of a 10.0 kg of aluminum by 80 degrees Celsius? Look up the specific heat of aluminum. The units will be Calories/kg*degC or Joules/kg*degC. Multiply that number by the temperature change (80 C) and the mass (10.0 kg). See ...
June 22, 2007 by jan

physics
A test rocket is fired vertically upward from a well. A catapult gives it an initial speed of 80.8 m/s at ground level. Its engines then fire and it accelerates upward at 3.90 m/s2 until it reaches an altitude of 920 m. At that point its engines fail, and the rocket goes into ...
October 8, 2009 by blair

Physics
Sweating is one of the main mechanisms with which the body dissipates heat. Sweat evaporates with a latent heat of 2430 kJ/kg at body temperature, and the body can produce as much as 1.3 kg of sweat per hour. If sweating were the only heat dissipation mechanism, what would be ...
December 2, 2011 by Allie

Physics
A 100-g aluminum calorimeter contains a mixture of 40 g of ice and 200 g of water at equilibrium. A copper cylinder of mass 300 g is heated to 350 C and then dropped into the calorimeter. What is the final temperature of the calorimeter and its contents if no heat is lost to ...
December 2, 2010 by Calvin

physics
Two steam locomotives are approaching each other, each at 30 mi/hr, heading for a sure head-on collision. A rhinoceros beetle, who flies with a constant speed of 35 mi/hr, leaves the front of the first locomotive when the engines are just 2.000 miles apart, and flies to the ...
October 25, 2012 by Anonymous

physics-forces
1. a fully loaded rocket has a mass of 2.92x10^6kg. It's engines has a thrust of 3.34x10^7N a)what is the downward force of gravity of the rocket at blast off? b)what is the unbalanced force on the rocket at blast off? c)what is the accleration of the rocket as it leaves the ...
January 6, 2014 by Jessie

physics
Temperature is distinguished from heat when we note that whereas temperature is ____________________. A) None of these.B) measured in degrees, heat is measured in units of energy.C) a measure of average translational kinetic energy per molecule, heat is energy that moves from...
March 24, 2012 by Kristie

physics
1. Temperature is distinguished from heat when we note that whereas temperature is ____________________. A) None of these.B) measured in degrees, heat is measured in units of energy.C) a measure of average translational kinetic energy per molecule, heat is energy that moves ...
March 25, 2012 by Kristie

physics
A heat engine receives 7.0 x 10^3 J of heat and loses 3.0 x 10^3 J in each cycle. What is the efficiency? 1-30% 2-43% 3-57% 4-70% 5-100%
February 24, 2014 by shirly

principles of physics
Temperature is distinguished from heat when we note that whereas temperature is ____________________. A) None of these.B) measured in degrees, heat is measured in units of energy.C) a measure of average translational kinetic energy per molecule, heat is energy that moves from ...
March 24, 2012 by Kristie

Physics
The melting point of a solid is 90.0 degrees C. What is the heat required to change 2.5 of this solid at 40.0 degrees C to a liquid? The specific heat of the solid is 390 J/kg (K) and its heat of fusion is 4000 J/kg. A. 4.9 10^4 J B. 1.0 10^4 J C. 5.9 10^4 J D. 5.0 10^4 J I am...
April 3, 2009 by sophie

physics
When heat transfers into a system, is the energy stored as heat? Explain briefly.
April 20, 2014 by Mohanad

physics
lead is a soft, dense metal with a specific heat of 0.028 kcal/kg degrees C, a melting point of 328.0 degrees C and a heat of fusion of 5.5 kcal/kg. How much heat must be provided to melt a 250.0 kg sample of lead with a temperature of 20.0 degrees Celsius? q1 = heat to move ...
November 21, 2006 by Erica

Science
I'm going crazy! The heat necessary to change the state of water between a solid and a liquid is called the latent heat of vaporization, latent heat of solidification, latent heat of fusion, latent heat of liquefaction, or none of the above. I thought it was none of the above...
December 8, 2006 by Pat

physics
What mass (in grams) of steam at 100C must be mixed with 341 g of ice at its melting point, in a thermally insulated container, to produce liquid water at 57.0C? The specific heat of water is 4186 J/kgK. The latent heat of fusion is 333 kJ/kg, and the latent heat of ...
April 15, 2011 by tim

physics
What mass (in grams) of steam at 100C must be mixed with 446 g of ice at its melting point, in a thermally insulated container, to produce liquid water at 65.0C? The specific heat of water is 4186 J/kgK. The latent heat of fusion is 333 kJ/kg, and the latent heat of ...
April 1, 2013 by safc

physics
What dominant mode of heat transport exchanges heat from food in the refrigerator to the cooling coils?
October 15, 2010 by jim

Physics
A heat engine does 650 J of work and dumps 1270 J of heat to its cold reservoir. What is its efficiency?
April 16, 2013 by Seth

physics repost bobpursley
The energy given off by 300 grams of an alloy as it cools through 50C raises the temperature of 300 grams of water from 30C to 40C. The specific heat of the alloy (in cal/g C ) is: i know Q=CpM(delta T) but what is what? Responses * physics - bobpursley, Monday, June 22, ...
June 22, 2009 by jane

physics
(a) How much waste heat is produced by an electrical power station that uses 1.05 multiplied by 1014 J of heat input with an efficiency of 40.0%? (b) What is the ratio of waste heat to work output? (c) How much work is done?
July 24, 2013 by Eric

Probability and Statistics
Assume 10% of the engines manufactured on an assembly line are defective. If engines are randomly selected one at a time and tested. What is the probability that the third nondefective engine will be found a)on the fifth trial? b) on or before the fifth trial? MY answers: a) P...
September 29, 2013 by Katy

thermal physics
What mass (in grams) of steam at 100C must be mixed with 340 g of ice at its melting point, in a thermally insulated container, to produce liquid water at 12.0C? The specific heat of water is 4186 J/kgK. The latent heat of fusion is 333 kJ/kg, and the latent heat of ...
March 23, 2009 by chirayu

thermal physics
What mass (in grams) of steam at 100C must be mixed with 340 g of ice at its melting point, in a thermally insulated container, to produce liquid water at 12.0C? The specific heat of water is 4186 J/kgK. The latent heat of fusion is 333 kJ/kg, and the latent heat of ...
March 25, 2009 by chirayu

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