Physics (Heat Engines)

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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

Physics

Which of these types of motors or engines are heat engines? a. an automobile engine b. an electric motor c. a steam turbine

Physics!

At a steam power plant, steam engines work in pairs, the output of heat from one being the approximate heat input of the second. The operating temperatures of the first are 520°C and 320°C, and of the second 310°C and 170°C. If the heat of combustion of coal is 2.8x107 J/...

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...

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...

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 ...

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 ...

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 that's is the case then at ramps engine run ...

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?

chemistry

how do reciprocating heat engines work?

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...

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...

search engines

why don't all seach engines return the same results?

Social studies

Which of the following statements is true? All search engines will provide the same results when you enter the same query. All search engines use the same amount of advertisements. Some search engines are also browsers. (MY ANSWER) Search engines often provide different ...

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...

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...

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?

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 ...

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. ...

thermodynamics

A heat engine, X, operates between a reservoir at 1000˚C and a body at 600˚C. Heat transfer to the heat engine is 1000 kJ and work output is 220 kJ. Another Engine, Y, operates between, the body at 600˚C and the atmosphere at 27˚C. Heat rejected to the atmosphere is 400 kJ...

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 ...

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 ...

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...

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. ...

Algebra

An aircraft factory manufactures airplane engines. The unit cost C (the cost in dollars to make each airplane engine) depends on the number of engines made. If x engines are made, then the unit cost is given by the function =Cx+−0.2x248x21,748 . What is the minimum unit cost...

ALGEBRA

An aircraft factory manufactures airplane engines. The unit cost C (the cost in dollars to make each airplane engine) depends on the number of engines made. If x engines are made, then the unit cost is given by the function =Cx+−0.2x248x21,748 . What is the minimum unit cost...

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...

College Algebra

I can't seem to figure this quadratic - An aircraft factory manufactures airplane engines. The unit cost C (the cost in dollars to make each airplane engine) depends on the number of engines made. If x engines are made, then the unit cost is given by the function C(x) = 0.2x^2...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

physics

On a spacecraft, two engines are turned on for 525 s at a moment when the velocity of the craft has x and y components of v0x = 4780 m/s and v0y = 8850 m/s. While the engines are firing, the craft undergoes a displacement that has components of x = 3.54 x 106 m and y = 7.77 x ...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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 ...

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...

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 ...

physics 1

) An oil tanker’s engines have broken down, and the wind is blowing the tanker straight toward a reef at a constant speed of 1.5 m/s (Fig.1). When the tanker is 500 m from the reef, the wind dies down just as the engineer gets the engines going again. The rudder is stuck, so...

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 ...

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 ...

Physics

a great of effort, time, and money has been spent in the quest for the so-called perpetual-motion machine, which is defined as a hypothetical machine that operates or produces useful work indefinitely and/ or a machine that produces more work or energy than it consumes. ...

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?

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 ...

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 ...

vrije universiteit

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. Each truck trip costs $1,800. The motorcycle plant assembles and sells 3200 motorcycles each week. Each ...

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...

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

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)

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.

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...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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...

STATISTICS

Suppose that airplane engines operate independently in flight and fail with probability 1/5. Assuming that a plane makes a safe flight if at least one-half of its engines run, what is the probability that 4-engine plane has a successful flight?

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 ...

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?

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?

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?

Physics

A heat engine absorbs 126 kcal of heat and exhausts 77 kcal of heat in each cycle. Calculate the efficiency (as a percentage)

Physics

A heat engine absorbs 126 kcal of heat and exhausts 77 kcal of heat in each cycle. Calculate the efficiency (as a percentage)

Physics

A heat engine absorbs 126 kcal of heat and exhausts 77 kcal of heat in each cycle. Calculate the efficiency (as a percentage)

Physics

a freight train has two engines, each with a mass of 50,000 kg. pulling

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...

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 ...

Physics-Heat

Calculate and compare the temperature changes of copper (specific heat of 0.09c/gC) to glass (Specific heat of 0.20 c/gC) when 535 g of each substance are given 1,500c of thermal energy.

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

Physics

How much heat must be removed from 456 g of water at 25.0°C to change it into ice at -10.0°C? The specific heat of ice is 2090 J/kg ∙ K, the latent heat of fusion of water is 33.5 × 104 J/kg, and the specific heat of water is 4186 J/kg ∙ K.

history

However [political parties] may now and then answer popular ends, they are likely in the course of time and things, to become potent engines, by which cunning, ambitious, and unprincipled men will be enabled to subvert the power of the people and to usurp for themselves the ...

Physics

Just as no mechanical device can be 100% efficient, no heat engine can transfer 100% of its heat to a single object. Some of the heat energy must be wasted (released into the environment). We have a heat engine that produces 150 J of heat, does 40 J of work, and emits 110 J ...

physics

What is the final equilibrium temperature when 40.0 grams of ice at 0°C is mixed with 5.00 grams of steam at 120°C? The specific heat of ice is 2.10 kJ/kg °C, the heat of fusion for ice at 0°C is 333.7 kJ/kg, the specific heat of water 4.186 kJ/kg °C, the heat of ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

physics

A heat engine performs 272 J of work in each cycle while also delivering 241 J of heat to the cold reservoir. Find the efficiency of the heat engine. Give your answer in percent (%) and with 3 significant figures.

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?

Physics

8. Fire engines used to be red. Yellow-green is now the preferred color. Why the change?

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.

Physics

A substance has the following properties; Boiling Point = 140 °C, Freezing Point = -10 °C, specific heat as a gas, liquid and solid, 0.3 cal/g.C°, 1.8 cal/g.C° and 0.8 cal/g.C° respectively. Heat of fusion =100 cal/g and heat of vaporization = 480 cal/g. How much heat ...

physics

How much heat must be removed from 456 g of water at 25.0°C to change it into ice at -10.0°C? The specific heat of ice is 2090 J/kg ∙ K, the latent heat of fusion of water is 33.5 × 104 J/kg, and the specific heat of water is 4186 J/kg ∙ K.

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...

Physics

We have a heat engine that produces 150 J of heat, does 40 J of work, and emits 110 J into another system. What is the efficiency of the heat engine? (show you work)

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?

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).

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).

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...

physics

135.2 J of heat energy are transferred to 24.75 g of mercury. By how much does the temperature increase? (in K) Specific heat of the mercury is 140 J/kg·°C. How much heat is needed to raise the temperature of 24.75 g of water by the same amount? Specific heat of the water is...

chemistry

Liquid methanol (CH 3 OH) is used as an alternative fuel in truck engines. When a 0.150 g sample of methanol was burned in a calorimeter, open to the atmosphere, the temperature increased 1.52 ºC. The heat capacity of the calorimeter was 1.97 kJ / ºC. The products of the ...

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?

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 2.47 kg of steam at 100 °C releases when it condenses?

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)

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?

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