1. Thermodynamics

    3. A gas is confined in a 0.47-m-diameter cylinder by a piston, on which rests a weight. The mass of the piston and weight together is 150 kg. The atmospheric pressure is 101 kPa. (a)What is the pressure of the gas in kPa? (b) If the gas in the cylinder is
  2. Physics

    A gas is confined in a 0.47-m-diameter cylinder by a piston, on which rests a weight. The mass of the piston and weight together is 150 kg. The atmospheric pressure is 101 kPa. (a)What is the force (in Nt) exerted on the gas by the piston, the weight and
  3. Physics

    A gas sample is confined to a chamber with a movable piston. A small load is placed on the piston and the system is allowed to reach equilibrium, shown above. If the weight of the piston and the load is F=70.0 N and the piston has an area of A=9.00x10-4
  4. Physics

    Suppose a monatomic ideal gas is contained within a vertical cylinder that is fitted with a movable piston. The piston is frictionless and has a negligible mass. The area of the piston is 3.06 10-2 m2, and the pressure outside the cylinder is 1.02 105 Pa.
  5. Physics

    Suppose a monatomic ideal gas is contained within a vertical cylinder that is fitted with a movable piston. The piston is frictionless and has a negligible mass. The area of the piston is 3.06 10-2 m2, and the pressure outside the cylinder is 1.02 105 Pa.
  6. Physics

    4) A 10 cm cylinder chamber has a 5cm diameter piston attached to one end. The piston is connected to an ideal spring with a spring constant of 10N/cm. Initially the spring is not compressed but is latched in place so that it cannot move. The cylinder is
  7. Physics-Thermo

    Imagine a 600 g of water at 70oC in a piston-cylinder device. Initially, the 9-kg, 13-cm diameter piston rests on two stops such that the water occupies a volume of 0.2 m3. Heat is transferred to the system until the water is completely vaporized. Take the
  8. Chemistry

    I need help with part b here's all information. (a) Chlorine gas is added to a glass cylinder of 2.5 cm in radius, fitted with a movable piston. Gas is added until the piston is lifted 5 cm off the bottom of the glass. The pressure on the gas is 1 atm, and
  9. Physics

    A vertical cylindrical cylinder, closed at the bottom end, contains 0.0100 moles of gas. It is fitted at the top with a piston, which can move freely. The mass of the piston is 14.0 kg and the initial height of the piston above the bottom of the cylinder
  10. Thermodynamics

    A cylinder contains one liter of air at room temperature (300 K) and atmospheric pressure (10^5 N/m^2). At one end of the cylinder is a massless piston, whose surface area is 0.01 m^2. Suppose that you push the piston in very suddenly, exerting a force of
  11. Chemistry

    A sample of gas confined in a cylinder with a movable piston is kept at constant pressure. The volume of the gas doubles when the temperature of the gas is changed from a. 200. K to 400. K b. 200. C to 400. C How do you know if it's kelvin or celsius? k= c
  12. Physics HELP!!!!!!!!

    Suppose a monatomic ideal gas is contained within a vertical cylinder that is fitted with a movable piston. The piston is frictionless and has a negligible mass. The area of the piston is 3.06 10-2 m2, and the pressure outside the cylinder is 1.02 105 Pa.
  13. Physics

    The drawing shows an ideal gas confined to a cylinder by a massless piston that is attached to an ideal spring. Outside the cylinder is a vacuum. The cross-sectional area of the piston is A = 2.50 10-3 m2. The initial pressure, volume, and temperature of
  14. Physics

    The drawing shows an ideal gas confined to a cylinder by a massless piston that is attached to an ideal spring. Outside the cylinder is a vacuum. The cross-sectional area of the piston is A = 2.50 10-3 m2. The initial pressure, volume, and temperature of
  15. PHYSICS

    The drawing shows an ideal gas confined to a cylinder by a massless piston that is attached to an ideal spring. Outside the cylinder is a vacuum. The cross-sectional area of the piston is A = 2.50 × 10-3 m2. The initial pressure, volume, and temperature
  16. PHYSICS

    The drawing shows an ideal gas confined to a cylinder by a massless piston that is attached to an ideal spring. Outside the cylinder is a vacuum. The cross-sectional area of the piston is A = 2.50 × 10-3 m2. The initial pressure, volume, and temperature
  17. PHYSICS

    The drawing shows an ideal gas confined to a cylinder by a massless piston that is attached to an ideal spring. Outside the cylinder is a vacuum. The cross-sectional area of the piston is A = 2.50 × 10-3 m2. The initial pressure, volume, and temperature
  18. Physcis

    Consider the figure below where a cylinder of an ideal gas is closed by an 16 kg movable piston of area = 60 cm2. When the gas is heated from 30 0C to 100 0C the piston rises by 20 cm. The piston is then fastened in place and the gas is cooled back to its
  19. Physics HELP!!!!!!!!

    Suppose a monatomic ideal gas is contained within a vertical cylinder that is fitted with a movable piston. The piston is frictionless and has a negligible mass. The area of the piston is 3.06 10-2 m2, and the pressure outside the cylinder is 1.02 105 Pa.
  20. Thermodynamics

    Consider 2 kg of an ideal gas (R=300 J/(kg.K) and Cp=1000 J/(kgK)) contained in a piston cylinder arrangement. The cylinder has a small valve at the end opposite to the piston.The cylinder walls are not adiabatic and allow heat transfer. The initial
  21. physics help please...

    A movable piston having a mass of 8.00 kg and a cross-sectional area of 5.00 cm2 traps 0.200 moles of an ideal gas in a vertical cylinder. If the piston slides without friction in the cylinder, how much work is done on the gas when its temperature is
  22. physics

    A movable piston having a mass of 8.00 kg and a cross-sectional area of 5.00 cm2 traps 0.200 moles of an ideal gas in a vertical cylinder. If the piston slides without friction in the cylinder, how much work is done on the gas when its temperature is
  23. Chemistry

    A sample of gas is confined to a cylinder housed with a movable piston. Initially, the gas occupies a volume of 2.7 L at 6.0 atm and 25°C. Calculate the volume of the gas sample if the pressure is reduced to 1.8 atm and the temperature decreased to 20°C.
  24. Physics

    A movable piston having a mass of 7.26 kg and a cross-sectional area of 5.26 cm2 traps 0.250 moles of an ideal gas in a vertical cylinder. If the piston slides without friction in the cylinder, how much work will the gas do when its temperature is
  25. physics

    A cylinder that has a 40.0 cm radius and is 50.0 cm deep is filled with air at 20.0°C and 1.00 atm. A 21.0 kg piston is now lowered into the cylinder, compressing the air trapped inside. Finally, a 79.0 kg man stands on the piston, further compressing the
  26. physics

    A piston-cylinder assembly with the piston resting on a set of stops, contains 0.5 Kg of He gas intially at 100kPa and 25C. The mass of the piston and the effect of the atmospheric pressure is such that a pressure of 500kPa is required to raise it. How
  27. AP Chemistry

    A 34.05 gram liquid sample of an unstable compound is deposited in a metal piston assembly that has a cylinder with a diameter of 20.0 cm. After the sample is added, the piston is placed in contact with the liquid and the piston vent is closed. This
  28. Chemistry

    Consider a cylinder containing 2 mol of an ideal gas at an initial temperature of 25 C. The cylinder is fitted with a piston on which a weight is placed, subjecting the gas to a constant pressure of 2.66 atm. The cylidner is then wrapped with a heater,
  29. physics

    A hydraulic press has an input cylinder 1 m in diameter and an output cylinder 2 meters in diameter. Assuming 100% efficiency, find the force exerted by the output piston when a force of 10 Newtons is applied to the input piston. pounds If the input piston
  30. Physics

    A vertical cylindrical tank contains 1.80 mol of an ideal gas under a pressure of 1.00 atm at 20.0oC. The round part of the tank has a radius of 10.0 cm, and the gas is supporting a piston that can move up and down in the cylinder without friction. (a)
  31. physics

    An hydraulic press has an input cylinder of 2cm diameter and an output cylinder of 6cm diameter. Find the force exerted by the output piston when a force of 20N is applied to the input piston.
  32. Phyics

    A cylinder which is in a horizontal position contains an unknown noble gas at 4.63 × 104 Pa and is sealed with a massless piston. The piston is slowly, isobarically moved inward 0.202 m, while 1.95 × 104 J of heat is removed from the gas. If the piston
  33. College Physics

    a 15000N car on a hydrolyic lift rests on a cylinder with a piston of radius 0.20M,. if a connecting cylinder with a piston of 0.04M radius is driven by compressed air, what force must be applied to the smaller piston in order to lift the car? am i doing
  34. physics

    A cylinder contains 3.5 L of oxygen at 350 K and 2.5 atm . The gas is heated, causing a piston in the cylinder to move outward. The heating causes the temperature to rise to 640 K and the volume of the cylinder to increase to 9.5 L. What is the gas
  35. physics

    a 15000N car on a hydrolyic lift rests on a cylinder with a piston of radius 0.20M,. if a connecting cylinder with a piston of 0.04M radius is driven by compressed air, what force must be applied to the smaller piston in order to lift the car? am i doing
  36. physics

    a 15000N car on a hydrolyic lift rests on a cylinder with a piston of radius 0.20M,. if a connecting cylinder with a piston of 0.04M radius is driven by compressed air, what force must be applied to the smaller piston in order to lift the car? am i doing
  37. college physics

    i just need to know if i got the right answer. plz thankyou a 15000N car on a hydrolyic lift rests on a cylinder with a piston of radius 0.20M,. if a connecting cylinder with a piston of 0.04M radius is driven by compressed air, what force must be applied
  38. Physics

    A hydraulic press has an input cylinder 4.0cm in diameter and an output cylinder 16cm in diameter. (a) Assuming 100 percent efficiency, find the force exerted by the output piston when a force of 170N is applied to the input piston.
  39. Chemistry

    A sample consisting of 22.7 g of a nongaseous, unstable compound X is placed inside a metal cylinder with a radius of 8.00 cm, and a piston is carefully placed on the surface of the compound so that, for all practicla purposes, the distance between the
  40. ap chemistry

    A sample consisting of 22.7 g of a nongaseous, unstable compound X is placed inside a metal cylinder with a radius of 8.00 cm, and a piston is carefully placed on the surface of eth compound so that for all practical purposes, the distance between the
  41. thermodynamics

    A piston-cylinder device contains 100 g of ethylene gas initially at 27oC, 115 kPa. Ethylene is heated and the piston starts to rise until the volume reaches 90 L and merely touches a linear spring that has a spring constant of 60 kN/m. More heat is added
  42. texas southern university

    A quantity of gas in a piston cylinder has a volume of 0.544 m3 and a pressure of 200 Pa. The piston compresses the gas to 0.126 m3 in an isothermal (constant-temperature) process. What is the final pressure of the gas? ??__Pa
  43. physics

    In a hydraulic piston set up, one circular piston has a diameter of 2 cm,while the other piston has a diameter of 6cm. Calculate the ratio of the force exerted by the larger piston to the force applied to the smaller piston?
  44. physics

    In a hydraulic piston, the small piston has a diameter of 2cm and the large piston has a diameter of 6m. How much more force can the larger piston exert compared with the force applied to the smaller piston?
  45. Chemistry

    Consider a system consisting of 2moles CO2 gas initially at 25 deg and 10 atm and confined to a cylinder of cross section 10.0 square centimeter. lt is allowed to expand adiabatically against an external pressure of 1.0 atm until the piston has moved
  46. thermodynamics (dont know what to do)

    a piston cylinder device initially contains 10lb of acetylene at 70F. the piston is free to move to maintain 1000 psia on the gas. how much WORK is done by the gas as it is headed to 300F. (draw pv diagram)
  47. physics

    An ideal gas is enclosed in a cylinder with a movable piston on top of it. The piston has a mass of 8,000 g and an area of 5.00 cm2 and is free to slide up and down, keeping the pressure of the gas constant. (a) How much work is done on the gas as the
  48. physics

    An ideal gas is enclosed in a cylinder with a movable piston on top of it. The piston has a mass of 8,000 g and an area of 5.00 cm2 and is free to slide up and down, keeping the pressure of the gas constant. (a) How much work is done on the gas as the
  49. physics

    An ideal gas is enclosed in a cylinder with a movable piston on top of it. The piston has a mass of 8,000 g and an area of 5.00 cm2 and is free to slide up and down, keeping the pressure of the gas constant. (a) How much work is done on the gas as the
  50. chemistry

    a system consisting of 1.5 mol CO2(g), initially at 15deg and 10 atm and confined to a cylinder of cross-section 10.0 cm2. it is allowed to expand adibatically against an external pressure of 1.0 atm until the piston has moved through 20 cm. assume that
  51. Thermodynamics

    Consider a system consisting of 2.0 mol Carbon dioxide gas, inititially at 25 deg and 10 atm and confined to a cylinder of cross section 10.0square centimeters. lt is allowed to expand adiabatically against an external pressure of 1.0atm until the piston
  52. Physics

    A cylinder with a valve at the bottom is filled with an ideal gas. The valve is now opened and some of the gas escapes slowly. The valve is then closed, after which the piston is observed to be at a lower position. Assume that the system is in thermal
  53. Chem 1000

    A Cylinder is filled with 1.20 mol of He(g) at 25 C under ambient pressure of 0.966 atm. The gas in the cylinder is then heated with 1.430 KJ of heat, and the piston is raised by the expanding gas under the constant ambient pressure. Calculate the
  54. College Chemistry

    A Cylinder is filled with 1.20 mol of He(g) at 25 C under ambient pressure of 0.966 atm. The gas in the cylinder is then heated with 1.430 KJ of heat, and the piston is raised by the expanding gas under the constant ambient pressure. Calculate the
  55. calculus

    The mechanics at lincoln automotive are reboring a 6-in. deep cylinder to fit a new piston. The machine they are using increases the cylinder's radius 0.02 inches each second. How rapidly is the cylinder volume increasing when the bore (diameter) is 3.8
  56. chem thermo

    consider a system consisting of 2.0mol co2(g) initially at 25c and 10atm and confined to a cylinder of cross section 10.0cm2. it is allowed to expand adiabatically against an external pressure of 1.0atm until the piston has moved outwards through a 20cm.
  57. Physics

    A cylinder has a cross-sectional area of 0.025 m2. How much work is done by a gas in the cylinder if the gas exerts a constant pressure of 7.8 x 105 Pa on the piston, moving it a distance of 0.080 m?
  58. physics

    A cylinder has a cross-sectional area of 0.025 m2. How much work is done by a gas in the cylinder if the gas exerts a constant pressure of 7.8 x 105 Pa on the piston, moving it a distance of 0.080 m?
  59. Highschool Physics

    A cylinder has a cross-sectional area of 0.025 m2. How much work is done by a gas in the cylinder if the gas exerts a constant pressure of 7.8 x 105 Pa on the piston, moving it a distance of 0.080 m?
  60. physics

    Air at 1 atm is inside a cylinder 17.9 cm in radius and 17.9 cm in length that sits on a table. The top of the cylinder is sealed with a movable piston. A 24.1-kg block is dropped onto the piston. a) From what height above the piston must the block be
  61. physics

    The small piston has a diameter of 2cm and the large piston has a diameter of 6cm. How much more force can the larger piston exert compared with the force applied to the smaller piston?
  62. HVAC

    A gas is compressed inside a compressors cylinder. When the piston is at its bottom dead center , the gas is initially at 10 psig , 65 degree and 10.5 in. After compression and when the piston is at top dead center the gas is 180 degree and occupies 1.5
  63. Ap Physics

    Read the activity 2-1:Force and Pressure in the lab manual (pages 167-168). As described in the manual, consider a 10 cc syringe is connected to a 50 cc syringe. Information of the syringes are as follows: (mass of 10 cc piston) = 16 g (mass of 50 cc
  64. Physics

    Read the activity 2-1:Force and Pressure in the lab manual (pages 167-168). As described in the manual, consider a 10 cc syringe is connected to a 50 cc syringe. Information of the syringes are as follows: (mass of 10 cc piston) = 16 g (mass of 50 cc
  65. Physics

    A 50 kg piston with a radius of 50 cm floats on a cylinder that is filled with air. The air in the cylinder fills the entire volume, and begins at a height of 1 m. The cylinder is then heated, so that the column rises to a height of 2 m. What is the work
  66. Physics

    2 moles of ideal gas are in a cylinder container with cross-sectional area 1*10^-2 m^3. Cylinder is fitted with a light, movable piston that is open to atmosphere, where pressure is 10^-5 PA.A 50KG MASS PLACED ON PISTON KEEPS IT IN mechanical equilibrium
  67. physics

    A cylinder of gas is compressed by a piston from an initial volume of 125litres to a final volume of 90 litres.The compression occurs at constant pressure,and the work done on the gas by the piston is 10^4J.What is the gas pressure during the compression?
  68. Physics

    A cylinder with a movable piston contains 14 moles of a monatomic ideal gas at a pressure of 2.26 × 105 Pa. The gas is initially at a temperature of 300 K. An electric heater adds 52600 J of energy into the gas while the piston moves in such a way that
  69. physics

    a 10.0 cm cylindrical chamber has a 5.0cm diameter piston attached to one end. The piston is connected to an ideal spring with a spring constant of 10.0N/cm. Initially, the spring is not compressed but is latched in place so that it cannot move. When the
  70. Physics

    The pressure of a gas in a cylinder with a movable piston is increased from 45 kPa to 90 kPa. If the temperature is held constant, and the initial volume of the gas in the cylinder is 0.5 m^3, what is the final volume of the gas? a. 2 m^3 b. 1 m^3 c. 0.5
  71. Physics

    The pressure of a gas in a cylinder with a movable piston is increased from 45 kPa to 90 kPa. If the temperature is held constant, and the initial volume of the gas in the cylinder is 0.5 m3, what is the final volume of the gas? a. 2 m3 b. 1 m3 c. 0.5 m3
  72. Physics

    The pressure of a gas in a cylinder with a movable piston is increased from 45 kPa to 90 kPa. If the temperature is held constant, and the initial volume of the gas in the cylinder is 0.5 m3, what is the final volume of the gas? a. 2 m3 b. 1 m3 c. 0.5 m3
  73. math

    The tolerance in inches for the diameter of a piston is described by the absolute value inequality |d-5| , or equal to 0.01. What is the desired diameter of the piston? By how much can the actual diamer of the piston vary from the desired diameter?
  74. Physics

    A hydraulic lift in the shape of the letter U, two pistons are formed, one with a larger diameter and other with a smaller. If the diameter of the smaller piston is 4.0 cm and the diameter of the larger piston is 40.0 cm, what weight can the larger piston
  75. physics

    A cylinder is fitted with a piston that is connected to the bottom by a spring. The spring has a spring constant of k = 3600 N/m. The cylinder is open to air at the top and is frictionless. The radius of the cylinder is 25 mm and the piston has negligible
  76. physics

    Please see if I am doing this problem right. A mixture of gasoline vapor and air is placed in an engine cylinder. The piston has an area of 7.4 X 10^-3 m^2 and is displaced inward by 7.2 X 10^-2 M. If 9.5 X 10^5 Pa of pressure is placed on the piston, how
  77. Physics

    A car's brake system transfers pressure from the main cylinder to the brake shoes on all four wheels. The surface area of the main cylinder piston is 7.2 sq cm, and that of the piston in each individual brake cylinder is 1.80 sq cm. The driver exerts a
  78. physics

    A cylinder of gas is compressed by a piston from an intial volume of 125 litres to a final volume of 90 litres.The compression occurs at constant pressure and work done on the gas by the piston is 10^4J.What is the gas pressure during compression
  79. thermodynamic

    Energy is added to a piston-cylinder arrangement. The piston is withdrawn in such a way that the temperature remains constant. The initial pressure and volume are 200 KPa and 2m^3, respectively. If the final pressure is 100 KPa, determine the work done by
  80. chemistry

    A gas is confined to a container with a massless piston at the top. (Part C figure) A massless wire is attached to the piston. When an external pressure of 2.00 atm is applied to the wire, the gas compresses from 4.90 to 2.45 L. When the external pressure
  81. Physics!

    A piston has a diemaeter of .64 cm. A second piston has a diameter of 3.8 cm. determine the Force necessary on Piston A to support the 500.0 Newton weight on piston B (in the absence of friction.)
  82. Physical Science

    If a piston moves downward in a cylinder,what happens to the volume and pressure of the gas in the cylinder? The temperature remains constant.
  83. Physics

    Read the activity 2-1:Force and Pressure in the lab manual (pages 167-168). As described in the manual, consider a 10 cc syringe is connected to a 50 cc syringe. Information of the syringes are as follows: (mass of 10 cc piston) = 16 g (mass of 50 cc
  84. Physics 2 College Level

    A cylinder is closed at both ends and has insulating walls. It is divided into two compartments by an insulating piston that is perpendicular to the axis of the cylinder as shown in Figure a. Each compartment contains 1.00 mol of oxygen that behaves as an
  85. Chemistry for Engineers

    A gas is confined to a container with a massless piston at the top. (Part C figure) A massless wire is attached to the piston. When an external pressure of 2.00 atm is applied to the wire, the gas compresses from 4.90 to 2.45 L. When the external pressure
  86. Thermodynamics

    Water in a piston/cylinder is at 100degC, x=0.5 with mass 1kg and the piston rests on two stops. The equilibrium pressure that will float the piston is 300 kPa. The water is heated to 300degC by an electrical heater. a) At what temperature would all the
  87. Physics

    In a hydraulic lift, if the radius of the smaller piston is 2 cm and the radius of the larger piston is 20 cm, what weight can the larger piston support when a force of 250 N is applied to the smaller piston? d = diameter of smaller piston D = diameter of
  88. chemistry

    a gas sample heated in a cylinder uses 650kJ of heat. a piston that compresses this gas does 800kJ of work. What is the change in internal energy, ^E of the gas during this process?
  89. Physics

    The cylinder in the drawing contains 3.81 mol of an ideal gas. By moving the piston, the volume of the gas is reduced to one-fourth its initial value, while the temperature is held constant. How many moles Δn of the gas must be allowed to escape
  90. physics

    A cylinder of volume 2.3 L contains CO2 gas at 2.2 atm. A piston is pushed into the cylinder to decrease the volume to 1.2 L with no temperature change. What is the new pressure of the gas in atm? im completely stuck on how to start this.
  91. Physics AP

    In the process from point b to point c, the gas in the engine is heated to a higher temperature. As the gas is heated, it expands pushing the syringe piston up. Let's assume that this process is isobaric. The temperature of the gas at point b is 20.2 ° C,
  92. physics

    In the sketch, the small hydraulic piston has a diameter of 2.5cm cm . The large piston has a diameter of 6.4cm cm . For each newton of force applied to the small piston, how many newtons of force are exerted by the large piston? Express your answer using
  93. 11th grade

    A sample consisting of 22.7 g of a nongaseous, unstable compound X is placed inside a metal cylinder with a radius of 8.0 cm, and a piston is carefully placed on the surface of the compound so that, for all practical purposes, the distance between the
  94. Chemistry

    A sample consisting of 22.7 g of a nongaseous, unstable compound X is placed inside a metal cylinder with a radius of 8.0 cm, and a piston is carefully placed on the surface of the compound so that, for all practical purposes, the distance between the
  95. physics

    A hydraulic jack has an input piston with a diameter of 1.00 cm, and an output piston with a diameter of 6.00 cm. What weight (in N) can be lifted when a force of 45.8 N is applied to the input piston? Answer is 1650 N but I need someone walk me through
  96. Physics, still don't get it!

    Suppose a monatomic ideal gas is contained within a vertical cylinder that is fitted with a movable piston. The piston is frictionless and has a negligible mass. The area of the piston is 3.06 10-2 m2, and the pressure outside the cylinder is 1.02 105 Pa.
  97. Chemistry- Please help me

    A sample consisting of 22.7 g of a nongaseous, unstable compound X is placed inside a metal cylinder with a radius of 8.00 cm, and a piston is carefully placed on the surface of the compound so that, for all practicla purposes, the distance between the
  98. physics

    A cylinder with a movable piston holds 2.75 mol of argon gas at a constant temperature of 295 K. As the gas is compressed isothermally, its pressure increases from 101 kPa to 121 kPa. Find (a) the final volume of the gas, (b) the work done by the gas, and
  99. AP Chemistry

    I have the following marathon problem but am unsure where to start: A Sample consisting of 22.7g of nongaseous, unstable compound X is placed inside a metal cylinder with a radius of 8.00cm, and a piston is carefully placed on the surface of the compound
  100. AP Chemistry

    I have the following marathon problem but am unsure where to start: A Sample consisting of 22.7g of nongaseous, unstable compound X is placed inside a metal cylinder with a radius of 8.00cm, and a piston is carefully placed on the surface of the compound