# What is the coefficient of thermal expansion of this material?

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### Physics

Two cylindrical rods are made of the same material and have the same length but one is hollow and other is solid. Both are heated to same increase in temperature. Which rod expands more? From my understanding of linear thermal expansion, linear thermal expansion only depends ...

### physics

A material of unknown composition with an initial length of 2.9 m is found to expand by 0.37 mm when it is heated by 15 K. What is the coefficient of thermal expansion of this material? K-1

### Physics

Material X has a coefficient of linear expansion a = 0.00000271/degree C. What value would you expect its volume coefficient of expansion to be

### Physics

Wine bottles are never completely filled: a small volume of air is left in the glass bottle's cylindrically shaped neck (inner diameter d = 18.5mm) to allow for wine's fairly large coefficient of thermal expansion. The distance H between the surface of the liquid contents and ...

### physics

How do we compensate for thermal expansion /contraction in the construction of railway tracks? How do we compensate for thermal expansion /contraction in the construction of steel bridges? How do we compensate for thermal expansion /contraction in the construction of metal ...

### Physics

Consider a cube of an unknown material. When heated by 10 K, each side expands by 1%. Using *only this information*, what is the ratio between the coefficent of volume expansion and the coefficient of linear expansion (i.e., beta/alpha)? Express your answer to two significant ...

### chemistry

A metal pipeline is laid to carry oil 500 miles across desert.Temp @ night is 30 F: during day temp is 130 F? The linear coefficient of thermal expansion of metal is 0.000006, how much expansion and contraction along pipeline must the design engineer plan for.. a. 475 ft b. ...

### binomial expansion help!!!

in the expansion of (1+x)^(n+1) the coefficient of x^4 is 6k and in the expansion of (1+x)^(n-1) the coefficient of x^2 is k.find the value of k and n, for n>2???

### Materials

What is the thermal expansion of brass per deg F? http://www.engineeringtoolbox.com/thermal-expansion-metals-d_859.html http://www.engineeringtoolbox.com/thermal-expansion-metals-d_859.html

### Finite Math

What is the coefficient of y^14 in the expansion of (x+y)^14? What is the coefficient of xy^13 in the expansion of (x+y)^14? What is the coefficient of x^2y^12 in the expansion of (x+y)^14?

### science

deltaL= L * coeff thermal expansion Al * delta Temp What is the linear expansion for 1 Deg F change in a piect of aluminum that is 1.9 inches long?

### physics

The coefficient of apparent expansion of a liquid when determined using two different vessels A and B are gamma1 and gamma2 respectively. If the coefficient of expansion of the vessel A is alpha, the coefficient of linear expansion os the vessel B is a)alphaxgamma1xgamma2/...

### Physics

Emma is working in a shoe test lab measuring the coefficient of friction for tennis shoes on a variety of surfaces. The shoes are pushed against the surface with a force of 400 N, and a sample of the surface material is then pulled out from under the shoe by a machine. The ...

### Physics

Emma is working in a shoe test lab measuring the coefficient of friction for tennis shoes on a variety of surfaces. The shoes are pushed against the surface with a force of 400 N, and a sample of the surface material is then pulled out from under the shoe by a machine. The ...

### physics

A glass window pane is exactly 23 cm by 38 cm at 10oC. By how much has its area increased when it temperature is 49oC, assuming that it can expand freely? Take the coefficient of thermal expansion for the glass to be exactly 9 x 10-6/Co

### physics

A glass window pane is exactly 23 cm by 38 cm at 10oC. By how much has its area increased when it temperature is 49oC, assuming that it can expand freely? Take the coefficient of thermal expansion for the glass to be exactly 9 x 10-6/Co

### Physics

1. A Pyrex plate is filled to the brim with liquid pumpkin pie filling, then baked at 190 degrees Celsius. The pie plate is h=3.60 cm deep, but the sides of the dish taper from the top to bottom so that the bottom is a circle of diameter d2=25.8cm, while the top opening is a ...

### Physics

A metal tank with volume 3.10 L will burst if the pressure of the gas it contains exceeds 100 atm. (a) If 11.0 mol of an ideal gas is put into the tank at a temperature of 23.00C, to what temperature can the gas be warmed before the tank ruptures? You can ignore the thermal ...

For the highest accuracy, would you choose an aluminum or a steel tape rule for year-round outdoor use? a. steel tape rule b. either of the two c. aluminum tape rule Why? I am not quite sure what this question is asking. I took an educated guess of steel because all the number...

### Chemistry

At 298K and 1bar pressure, the density of water is 1.00 g/cm^3 , Cpm = and 75.3 J/Kmol. The change in volume with temperature is given by delta V = ViB(deltaT), where B, the coefficient of thermal expansion, is 2.07 * 10^-4 K^-1. If the temperature of 350g of water is ...

### physics

A tungsten wire has a radius of 0.077 mm and is heated from 20.0 to 1205 °C. The temperature coefficient of resistivity is α = 4.5 10-3 (C°)−1. When 110 V is applied across the ends of the hot wire, a current of 1.3 A is produced. How long is the wire? Neglect any...

### Physics

A ruler is accurate when the temperature is 25°C. When the temperature drops to -16°C, the ruler shrinks and no longer measures distances accurately. However, the ruler can be made to read correctly if a force of magnitude 1.2 103 N is applied to each end so as to stretch it...

### Physics

A ruler is accurate when the temperature is 25°C. When the temperature drops to -16°C, the ruler shrinks and no longer measures distances accurately. However, the ruler can be made to read correctly if a force of magnitude 1.2 103 N is applied to each end so as to stretch it...

### Physics

A ruler is accurate when the temperature is 25°C. When the temperature drops to -16°C, the ruler shrinks and no longer measures distances accurately. However, the ruler can be made to read correctly if a force of magnitude 1.2 103 N is applied to each end so as to stretch it...

### physics

A 3.00-liter aluminum cylinder at 5.00°C is filled to the brim with gasoline at the same temperature. If the aluminum and gasoline are warmed to 52.0°C, how much gasoline spills out? [Hint: Be sure to account for the expansion of the container. Also, ignore the possibility ...

### Physics

A 3.00-liter aluminum cylinder at 5.00°C is filled to the brim with gasoline at the same temperature. If the aluminum and gasoline are warmed to 52.0°C, how much gasoline spills out? [Hint: Be sure to account for the expansion of the container. Also, ignore the possibility ...

### Physics

In my lab of linear expansion, I need to find out the coefficient of linear expansion. The data I got for an aluminum rod are initial length is 59.7cm, the change in length is 95mm, the change in temperature is 75.4 Celsius degrees. I converted 59.7cm to 0.597m, and 95mm to 0....

### Physical Chemistry3

The specific volume of water is given quite accurately by the empirical relation ln(v) = −6.7081 + 1.01257 ln(T) + 280.663/T Use this relation to derive an equation for the coefficient of thermal expansion and determine the temperature at which this quantity is equal ...

### Physical Chemistry3

The specific volume of water is given quite accurately by the empirical relation ln(v) = −6.7081 + 1.01257 ln(T) + 280.663/T Use this relation to derive an equation for the coefficient of thermal expansion and determine the temperature at which this quantity is equal ...

### physics

The height of the Washington Monument is measured to be 170 m on a day when its temperature is 35.0°C. What will the change in its height be on a day when its temperature falls to -12.0°C? Although the monument is made of limestone, take the thermal coefficient of expansion ...

### Probability

Roll 3 dice. What is the probability of getting a sum of: A) sum of 7: 15/216 B) sum of 8: 21/216 C) sum of 11: 27/216 D) sum of 12: 25/216 Are these correct? How many ways are there to choose 3 numbers ranging from 1 to 6 such that the sum is N? Consider the function: F(X) = ...

### physics

Two pieces of metal (A and B) are identical in every way, except that A has a much larger thermal expansion coefficient. If equal amounts of heat are added to both pieces of metal, which metal does more work on its surroundings? 1. A 2. B 3. They do the same work. 4. Unable to...

### chemistry

Consider two glasses. Glass A has a composition of 100% SiO2. Glass B has a composition of 25% Na2O - 75% SiO2. (a) Which sample has a shorter average bond length (r)? (b)Which sample has a higher thermal expansion coefficient? (c) Which sample has a lower viscosity?

### Binomial expansion

The coefficient of x^2 in the expansion of (4-3x)^n as a series of ascending powers of x is -9/64. Show that n satisfies the equation 4^(n+1)=2/[n(1-n)] and hence verify that n=1/2. I can do the first part of the problem: 4^n*3^2*n(n-1)/2!*2^4=-3^2/2^6 4*4^n*n(n-1)=-2 4^(n+1)*...

### phys

The coefficient of expansion of a certain steel is 0.000012 per C^(degree) . The coefficient of volume expansion, in (C^(degree))^-1, is: A) (0.000012)^3 B) (4pi/3)(0.000012)^3 C) 3 x 0.000012 D) 0.000012

### science

what are the pros and cons of thermal expansion?

### Material Sciences

Imagine a container is removed from a hot oven and plunged into cold water. Use your answer from Question 3 to justify which material would be more likely to have better thermal shock resistance. Glass: α=9∗10−6C−1 Pyrex: α=4∗10−6C−...

### physics

4.A steel rod is heated to 200 degrees Celcius and is then rigidly clamped at both ends and allowed to cool. Determine the temperature at which the rod will break if the tensile strength, coefficient of linear thermal expansion and youngs modulus of elasticity of the steel are...

### Binomal Theorem

1A> What is the coefficient of x^(2r) in the expansion of (1-x^2)^n, where n is a positive integer ? 1B> Find the coefficient of (1+x)^7 (1-x) ^8 Thanks for your help :)

### Physics

During an all-night cram session, a student heats up a 0.451 liter (0.451 x 10- 3 m3) glass (Pyrex) beaker of cold coffee. Initially, the temperature is 19.5 °C, and the beaker is filled to the brim. A short time later when the student returns, the temperature has risen to 96...

### Physics

Many hot-water heating systems have a reservoir tank connected directly to the pipeline, so as to allow for expansion when the water becomes hot. The heating system of a house has 74 m of copper pipe whose inside radius is 9.10 10-3 m. When the water and pipe are heated from ...

### Calculus

Find the constant term in the expansion of [x + (3/x squared)]^9 Find the coefficient of (x)^4(y)^9 in the expansion of (x + (2)(y)^3)^7

### Heat and properties of matter

1. Which of the following is not true a. Evaporation occurs at any temprature of a liquid b. Boiling takes place only at the surface of the liquid c. Evaporation occursonly at the surface of a liquid d. Boiling of a liquid takes place at a definite temprature and pressure 2. ...

### maths

In the expansion of (1-2x)^11 the coefficient of x^3 is k times the coefficient of x^2. Evaluate k.

### physics

How do we compensate for thermal expansion /contraction in the construction of steel bridges?

### physics

How do we compensate for thermal expansion /contraction in the construction of railway tracks?

### Physics

An aluminum can is filled to the brim with a liquid. The can and the liquid are heated so their temperatures change by the same amount. The can’s initial volume at 8 °C is 6.9 × 10-4 m3. The coefficient of volume expansion for aluminum is 69 × 10-6 (C°)-1. When the can ...

### physics

An aluminum can is filled to the brim with a liquid. The can and the liquid are heated so their temperatures change by the same amount. The can’s initial volume at 8 °C is 4.8 × 10-4 m3. The coefficient of volume expansion for aluminum is 69 × 10-6 (C°)-1. When the can ...

### Physics

An aluminum can is filled to the brim with a liquid. The can and the liquid are heated so their temperatures change by the same amount. The can’s initial volume at 8 °C is 3.5 × 10-4 m3. The coefficient of volume expansion for aluminum is 69 × 10-6 (C°)-1. When the can ...

### maths

The coefficient of x^2 is 69 in the expansion of (1-ax)^24, where a>0. Find the coefficient of x^3.

### thermal physics

a force of 2N stretches an elastic material by 30mm. What additional force will stretch the material by 35mm assuming the elastic limit is not exceeded

### physics

How do we compensate for thermal expansion /contraction in the construction of metal pipes for carrying steam?

What can you conclude about the effect of the thermal expansion of water on sea level?

### thermal Energy

Suppose a bar 1 m long expands .5 cm when heated. By how much will a bar 100 m long of the same material expand when similarly heated? If each one meter expands a half centimeter, then one hundred meters will expand 100*.5cm. Think on that. NO I DON'T UNDRERSTAND WHAT THAT ...

### Physics

The active element of a certain laser is an ordinary glass rod 19.5 cm long and 1.04 cm in diameter. If the temperature of the rod increases by 77.3°C, calculate its increase in length.Calculate its increase in volume. Calculate its increase in diameter. (Use 9.0×10-6 °C-1 ...

### PHYSICS 102E

1. A glass flask whose volume is exactly 1000cm^3 at 0 degrees Celsius is completely filled with mercury at this temperature. When the flask and mercury are heated to 100 degrees Celsius, 15.2cm^3 of mercury overflow. If the coefficient of volume expansion of mercury is 18 x ...

### physics

what is thermal equilibrim, and what is thermal energy? what are fluid molecules? does convectin involve the movement of matter in a circular manner only? thermal equilibrium: no net flow of heat in or out. thermal energy: The sum of all the interanal stored energy in the ...

### Physical Science

Energy from the sun reaches Earth mostly by A. conduction. B. convection. C. radiation. D. thermal expansion. I think it's A.

### physics

Two wires have the same cross-sectional area and are joined end to end to form a single wire. The first wire has a temperature coefficient of resistivity of α1 =0.00480 (C°)-1 and a resistivity of 4.90 x 10-5Ω m. For the second, the temperature coefficient is α...

### PHYSICS

Two wires have the same cross-sectional area and are joined end to end to form a single wire. The first wire has a temperature coefficient of resistivity of α1 =0.00603 (C°)-1 and a resistivity of 5.00 x 10-7Ω m. For the second, the temperature coefficient is α...

Two wires have the same cross-sectional area and are joined end to end to form a single wire. The first wire has a temperature coefficient of resistivity of α1 =0.00480 (C°)-1 and a resistivity of 4.90 x 10-5Ω m. For the second, the temperature coefficient is α...

Two objects A and B have the same mass and the same specific heat. Object A is heated from 30°C to 70°C and object B is cooled from 70°C to 30°C. How are the thermal energies of the two objects related after the temperature change has occurred? A. The thermal energies of A...

### Physics

A monoatomic gas expands isobarically.What will be the percentage of heat supplied that increases the thermal energy and that involved in doing work for expansion?

### chemistry

Which of the following is not a physical property of gases? A. Low density B. No thermal expansion C. No fixed shape D. Compressibility I believe the answer is B

### physics

Concrete sidewalks are always laid in sections, with gaps between each section. For example, the drawing shows three identical 2.4-m sections, the outer two of which are against immovable walls. The two identical gaps between the sections are provided so that thermal expansion...

### Physics

The Trans-Alaskan pipeline is 1300 km long, reaching from Prudhoe Bay to the port of Valdez, and is subject to temperatures ranging from -72°C to +38°C. (a) How much does the steel pipeline expand due to the difference in temperature? (The coefficient of linear expansion of ...

### Math

Use the Binomial Theorem to determine the coefficient of x^14 in the expansion of  (3x^2 − 1/ 3)^ 16 . Express the coefficient as a fraction in its lowest terms. Please help me with this I'm getting nowhere. And please explain the logic behind! Thanks so much

### PHYSICS

The Trans-Alaskan pipeline is 1300 km long, reaching from Prudhoe Bay to the port of Valdez, and is subject to temperatures ranging from -72°C to +38°C. (a) How much does the steel pipeline expand due to the difference in temperature? (The coefficient of linear expansion of ...

### Physics

Imagine you've finished this academic year and gone home to enjoy your summer vacation. During one of your days of relaxation and non-academic bliss, however, you realize you need to run a few errands. After stopping at the gas station where you fill the gas tank to its ...

### physics

A hollow aluminum cylinder 22.0 cm deep has an internal capacity of 2.000 L at 21.0°C. It is completely filled with turpentine at 21.0°C. The turpentine and the aluminium cylinder are then slowly warmed together to 87.0°C. (The average linear expansion coefficient for ...

### physics

A hollow aluminum cylinder 22.0 cm deep has an internal capacity of 2.000 L at 21.0°C. It is completely filled with turpentine at 21.0°C. The turpentine and the aluminium cylinder are then slowly warmed together to 87.0°C. (The average linear expansion coefficient for ...

### Intro to Physics

The Trans-Alaskan pipeline is 1300 km long, reaching from Prudhoe Bay to the port of Valdez, and is subject to temperatures ranging from -72°C to +38°C. (a) How much does the steel pipeline expand due to the difference in temperature? (The coefficient of linear expansion of ...

### physics help

A bar made of a particular metallic alloy has a length of 10 cm at a temperature of 24 oC and a length of 10.015 cm at the boiling point of water. (a) If a second bar made of the same material were 10 m at 24 oC, how much longer would this bar be at the boiling point of water...

### physics

A bar made of a particular metallic alloy has a length of 10 cm at a temperature of 24 oC and a length of 10.015 cm at the boiling point of water. (a) If a second bar made of the same material were 10 m at 24 oC, how much longer would this bar be at the boiling point of water...

### physics

A hollow aluminum cylinder 22.5 cm deep has an internal capacity of 2.000 L at 16.0°C. It is completely filled with turpentine at 16.0°C. The turpentine and the aluminum cylinder are then slowly warmed together to 70.0°C. (The average linear expansion coefficient for ...

### Physics

A pair of eyeglass frames made of plastic with a coefficient of linear expansion of 1.30x10-4 (Cº ) -1 have circular lens holes of diameter 4.40 cm at room temp (20º C). To what final temperature must the frames be heated in order to insert lenses 4.42 cm in diameter? (Hint...

### Physics

A pair of eyeglass frames made of plastic with a coefficient of linear expansion of 1.30x10-4 (Cº ) -1 have circular lens holes of diameter 4.40 cm at room temp (20º C). To what final temperature must the frames be heated in order to insert lenses 4.42 cm in diameter? (Hint...

### physics II

A certain material is in a room at 27°C. If the absolute temperature (K) of the material is tripled, its resistance doubles. (Water freezes at 273 K.) What is the value for alpha (a) the temperature coefficient of resistivity?

### math

Find the coefficient of x³ in the expansion of (2x+5)^6

### MATH

find the coefficient of x^5 in the expansion (x+2)(x+1)^8

### maths

find the coefficient of 1/x^3 in the expansion of (3x-2/x^2)^6

### math

find the coefficient of x^29 in the expansion (1+2x)^12 .(1+x)^18

### Maths ple

what is the coefficient of a^9b^8 in the expansion of (a+b)^17

### Math

Find the coefficient of x^4y^3 in the expansion of (x+2y)^7

### physics--heat

a piece of glass is 6mm thick and the coefficient of thermal conductivity of this glass is K=0.75Wm^-1K^-1. if we add a 2nd identical piece of glass separated by an airgap of 5cm, the total thermal conduction will be reduced. what is the ratio of heat transfer by conduction ...

### Physics

I'm also stumped by this one: 3. A bimetallic strip (117 cm by 1 cm by 0.01cm) has aluminum (a = 23x10^-6 1/Celsius) on one side and has steel (a= 12x10^-6 1/Celsius) on the other. It is perfectly straight at room temperature (20 celsius). What change in temperature is ...

blank a type of material that tries to prenent the flow of thermal energy.

### Calculus

Find the coefficient of the x^2 term in the expansion of (3x - (2/x^2))^8

### Math

What is the coefficient of the fifth term in the expansion of (x + 1)^8?

### Math

Find the coefficient of x^2y^3 in the binomial expansion of (x-2y)^5.

### Maths

Determine the coefficient of x^5 in the binomial expansion of (2-3x)^7?

### maths-binomial theorem

coefficient of x^39 in the expansion of [(1/x^2) + x^4)]^18

### same type of binomial theorem question

Question: Find the first 3 terms in the expansion, in ascending powers of x, of (2 + x)^6. Hence, obtain the coefficient of x^2 in the expansion of (2 + x - x^2)^6 I know the first part of the question, and the first 3 terms are (64 + 192x + 240x^2 + ...) How do i use this ...

### physics

The ocean level rises when global temperature rises, due to ____________________. A) Both of these.B) Neither of these.C) melting of ice caps at the poles.D) thermal expansion of water.

### physics

The ocean level rises when global temperature rises, due to ____________________. A) Both of these.B) Neither of these.C) melting of ice caps at the poles.D) thermal expansion of water

### maths

find the first 3 terms in the expansion of (x+4)(1+3x)^-2 as a series in ascending powers. I expanded the second bracket using binomial expansion and got 1 -6x +27x^2 -108x^3 how do I combine (x+4) with the expansion? Any help would be appreciated.

### material science

Derive an expression for the relative density of a regular hexagonal honeycomb made by the expansion process.

### algebra

Find the coefficient of the fifth term in the expansion(rootK+3)^8

### Math

Find the numerical value of the coefficient x^11 in the expansion of (x^2+1/x)^10 in the powers of x.

### math (ms sue)

Find the coefficient of x^7y^4 in the binomial expansion of (1/4x-16y)^11