The atmospheric pressure P(h) (in pounds per square inch) at a height h (in miles) above sea level on Earth satisfies a differential equation P' = -kP for some positive constant k. (a) Measurements with a barometer show that P(0)

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    The volume of a gas varies directly with its temperature and inversely with the pressure. If the volume of a certain gas is 20 cubic feet at a temperature of 350K and a pressure of 35 pounds per square inch, what is the volume of the same gas at 330 K when

  2. Math IN URGENT NEED OF FEEDBACK

    If the temperature is constant, then the atmospheric pressure P (in pounds/square inch) varies with the altitude above sea level h in accordance with the law given below where p0 is the atmospheric pressure at sea level and k is a constant. P = p0e-kh If

  3. MATH PLEASE HELP!

    According to Boyle's law, the pressure p of a compressed gas is inversely proportional to the volume, v. If a pressure of 20 pounds per square inch exists when the volume of the gas is 500 cubic inches, what is the pressure when the gas is compressed to

  4. chemistry

    In which one of the following processes is ΔH = ΔE? a. 2HI(g) → H2(g) + I2(g) at atmospheric pressure. b. Two moles of ammonia gas are cooled from 325°C to 300°C at 1.2 atm. c. H2O(l) → H2O(g) at 100°C at atmospheric pressure. d. CaCO3(s) →

  5. Calculus

    The rate of change of atmospheric pressure P with respect to the altitude h is proportional to P provided that the temperature is consistent. At 15 degrees Celsius, the pressure is 101.3 pounds per square inch (psi) at sea level and 87.1 psi at height

  6. science-chemistry

    a bicycle tire that has a volume of 0.85L is inflated to 140 pounds per square inch. What will be the pressure in the tire if the number of moles of gas is doubled?

  7. algebra

    the atmospphere normally exerts a pressure of about 15 pounds per square inch on surfaces at sea level. about how much pressure does the atmosphere exert ona surface 30 square inches in area? would it be 2pounds

  8. Help please? Chemistry

    At a certain temperature and pressure, 0.20 mol of carbon dioxide has a volume of 3.1 L. A 3.1-L sample of hydrogen at the same temperature and pressure ____. I think it's supposed to be "contains the same number of molecules" but I'm not sure. And there's

  9. math

    The atmospheric pressure P(h) (in pounds per square inch) at a height h (in miles) above sea level on Earth satisfies a differential equation P' = -kP for some positive constant k. (a) Measurements with a barometer show that P(0) = 1.2 and P(9) = 0.7. What

  10. Math

    the volume v of a gas at a constant temperature varies inversely with the pressure p. when the volume is 100 cubic inches the pressure is 25 pounds per square inch. What is the pressure when the volume is 125 cubic inches? 30•• 20 25 40 The length of a

  11. word problems

    In certain deep parts of oceans, the pressure of sea water, in pounds per square foot, at a depth of d feet below the surface, is given by P=16+7d/11 If a scientific team uses special equipment to measures the pressure under water and finds it to be 646

  12. chemistry

    How many moles of gas must be forced into a 5.0 L tire to give it a gauge pressure of 33.6 psi at 28 ∘C? The gauge pressure is relative to atmospheric pressure. Assume that atmospheric pressure is 14.8 psi so that the total pressure in the tire is 48.4

  13. algebra

    when the temperature stays the same, the volume of the gas is inversely proportional to the pressure of the gas. If a balloon is filled with 87 cubic inches of a gas at a pressure of 14 pounds per square inch. Find the new pressure of the gas if the volume

  14. Chemistry

    A compressed gas cylinder contains 1.00 103 g of argon gas. The pressure inside the cylinder is 2096 psi (pounds per square inch) at a temperature of 19°C. How much gas remains in the cylinder if the pressure is decreased to 656 psi at a temperature of

  15. math

    The pressure on a scuba diver at sea level is 14.7 pounds per sq inch (psi). The pressure increases 0.445 psi for each foot of depth. Suppose the pressure on a diver is 41.4 psi. How deep is she?

  16. Math(CHECK ANSWERS)

    PLEASE CHECK MY MATH ANSWERS PLEASE AND LABEL THEM LIKE 1.WRONG AND STUFF THANKS ! 1.There are 5 red crayons, 6 yellow crayons, and 11 blue crayons in a shoebox. What is the ratio of the total number of crayons to the number of yellow crayons? A.6:22

  17. Chemistry

    Which of the following is NOT a spontaneous reaction? a. Ice melting at 25 °C under atmospheric pressure b. Water freezing at 25 °C under atmospheric pressure c. Two gases mixing in the same container d. A gas expanding into a larger volume container e.

  18. Chemistry

    A scuba diver creates a spherical bubble with a radius of 4.0cm at a depth of 30.0m where the total pressure (including atmospheric pressure) is 4.00 atm. What is the radius of the bubble when it reaches the surface of the water? (Assume atmospheric

  19. calcq

    2- The earth’s atmospheric pressure p is often modeled by assuming that the rate dp/dh at Which p changes with the altitude h above sea level is proportional to p. Suppose that the pressure at sea level is 1013 millibars (about 14.7 pounds per square

  20. precalculus

    The earth's atmospheric pressure, P, in terms of height above sea level is often modeled by an exponential decay function. The pressure at sea level is 1013 millibars and the pressure decreases by 14% for every kilometer above sea level. (a) What is the

  21. Algebra

    The kilopascal is a unit of measure for atmospheric pressure. Suppose the atmospheric air pressure at sea level is about 96 kilopascals. For every​ 1000-m increase in​ altitude, the pressure decreases about 11.9​%. What is the approximate pressure at

  22. math

    atmospheric pressure decreases by about 12% for every 1000 meters you climb. The pressure at sea level is about 1.013 atmospheres. Construct a model to represent the atmospheric pressure at a given altitude in thousands of meters

  23. College Algebra

    The atmospheric pressure P in pounds per square inch, at x miles above sea level is given by P=14.7e^-0.21x. At what height will the atmospheric pressure be one third of the sea-level pressure? Thank you!!

  24. algebra

    The atmospheric pressure P in pounds per square inch (psi) is given by P = 14.7 e−0.21 a where a is the altitude above sea level (in miles). If a city has an atmospheric pressure of 12.31 psi, what is its altitude? (Recall that 1 mi = 5,280 ft. Round

  25. Engineering/Physics

    When gasoline is burned in the cylinder of an​ engine, it creates a high pressure that pushes on the piston. If the pressure is 150 ​pound-force per square​ inch, and it moves the 3​-inch diameter piston a distance of 6 centimeters in 0.1

  26. math

    In certain deep parts of oceans, the pressure of sea water, P , in pounds per square foot, at a depth of d feet below the surface, is given by the following equation: P=12+8d/9 If a scientific team uses special equipment to measures the pressure under

  27. mathematics

    The volume of a gas varies directly with the temperature and inversely with the pressure. When the temperature of a certain gas is 320Co, the pressure is 50 pounds per square inch and the volume is 30 cubic feet. Find the volume when the pressure is 60

  28. ALGEBRA

    the atmosphere pressure P in pounds per square inch (psi) is given by P=14.7e upper o.21a where a is the attitude above sea level in miles. If a city has an atmosphere pressure y 13.29 psi what is its altitude. Recall that one mile = 5,280 feet. Round to

  29. Physics

    The atmosphere of Mars exerts a pressure of only 600 Pa on the surface and has a density of only 0.02 kg/m3. (a) What is the thickness of the Martian atmosphere, assuming the boundary between atmosphere and outer space to be the point where atmospheric

  30. heat

    if the absolute pressure of a gas is 550.280 kPa, its gage pressure is ? A.101.325kPa b.277.280kPa c.448.955kPa d.651.605kPa Gauge pressure - atmosphericpressure=absolute pressure where atmospheric pressure varies, but standard atmospheric pressure is

  31. math

    p=14.63⋅0.8 Atmospheric pressure, measured in pounds per square inch p, s, i is the force exerted by Earth's atmosphere over a given area. The atmospheric pressure, p, exerted on an airplane flying at an altitude of a miles above sea level can be

  32. chemistry

    The pressure in car tires is often measured in pounds per square inch (), with the recommended pressure being in the range of 25 to 45 . Suppose a tire has a pressure of 37.0 . Convert 37.0 to its equivalent in atmospheres.

  33. Astronomy

    Atmospheric pressure is simply the weight (remember Newton’s Laws) of the atmosphere pushing down divided by the area upon which the atmosphere is pushing. The metric units of pressure are Newtons/m2 (also called a Pascal; you might also have heard of

  34. Math Word Problems

    #1. The pressure P of a compressed gas is inversely proportional to the volume V. If there is a pressure of 35 pounds per square inch when the volume of gas is 400 cubic inches, find the pressure when the gas is compressed to 100 square inches. #2. A

  35. Chemistry

    How many moles of gas must be forced into a 4.8L tire to give it a gauge pressure of 30.8psi at 30 degrees celsius? The gauge pressure is relative to atmospheric pressure. Assume that atmospheric pressure is 14.5L so that the total pressure in the tire is

  36. Chem

    A scuba diver creates a spherical bubble with a radius of 4.0 at a depth of 30.0 where the total pressure (including atmospheric pressure) is 4.00 . What is the radius of the bubble when it reaches the surface of the water? (Assume atmospheric pressure to

  37. mathematics

    Atmospheric pressure, measured in pounds per square inch (\text{psi})(psi)left parenthesis, start text, p, s, i, end text, right parenthesis is the force exerted by Earth's atmosphere over a given area. The atmospheric pressure, ppp, exerted on an airplane

  38. calc

    2- The earth’s atmospheric pressure p is often modeled by assuming that the rate dpdhat Which p changes with the altitude above sea level is proportional to hp. Suppose that the pressure at sea level is 1013 millibars (about 14.7 pounds per square inch)

  39. math

    Help. I have not done math in a long time. I need help making the equation. I will be able to complete the equation if I only knew how to write out the equation. At a depth of x feet under water, the pressure in pounds per square inch is .43x + 14.7. What

  40. Chemistry

    A basketball is inflated in a garage at 25 degrees C to a gauge pressure of 8.0 psi. Gauge pressure is the pressure above atmospheric pressure, which is 14.7 psi. The ball is used on the driveway at a temperature of -7 degrees C and feels flat. What is the

  41. chem 1p1

    An automobile tire at 22oC with an internal volume of 20.0L is filled with air to a total pressure of 30. psi(pounds per square inch). [1 atm = 14.696 lb/in2]. What is the amount in moles of air in the tire? If the air is mostly nitrogen, how many grams of

  42. Physics

    According to Boyle's law, the volume V of a gas at a constant temperature varies inversely with the pressure P. When the volume of a certain gas is 125 cubic meters, the pressure is 20 psi (pounds per square inch). If the volume of gas is increased to 400

  43. chemistry

    please can someone help me with these questions? 24) Which represents the largest pressure? A) five mm Hg B) one atmosphere C) one millimeter of mercury D) one hundred pascals E) five pounds per square inch 25) What would be the new pressure if a 400 mL

  44. Math-Algebra

    The pressure of a gas varies directly as its temperature. IF the pressure of a gas is 200 pounds per square inch (lb/in^2) at a temperature of 65.5 degrees C, what is the pressure of the gas when the temperature is 250 degrees F?

  45. EARTH SCINECE PLEASE HELP PLEASE

    i have to do a packet and i cant under stand it. it says ' sea level 10 degrees = 1 atmosphere and then i have to do tropopause ,stratapause and mesopause and the rest of it says . an atmosphere is a unit of air pressure . 1 atmosphere =average air

  46. EARTH SCIENCE

    i have to do a packet and i cant under stand it. it says ' sea level 10 degrees = 1 atmosphere and then i have to do tropopause ,stratapause and mesopause and the rest of it says . an atmosphere is a unit of air pressure . 1 atmosphere +average air

  47. earth science.

    i searched google and no help. i have been stuck for hours.i have to do a packet and i cant under stand it. it says ' sea level 10 degrees = 1 atmosphere and then i have to do tropopause ,stratapause and mesopause and the rest of it says . an atmosphere is

  48. Chemistry

    What is the pressure of the gas in a manometer if the height in between is 71mm and the atmospheric pressure is 761mmHg?

  49. Check this please

    Avondale and Newtown are 45 miles apart. How many inches is this on a map with a scale 1inch=20miles? I set up a proportion: in/miles= 1/20=n/45 n= 2 and 1/4 in on this map 2 1/4 inches is correct. 1 inch = 20 miles 2 inches = 40 miles 1/4 inch = 5 miles

  50. math

    The atmospheric pressure P in pounds per square inch (psi) is given by P = 14.7 e−0.21 awhere a is the altitude above sea level (in miles). If a city has an atmospheric pressure of 11.11 psi, what is its altitude? (Recall that 1 mi = 5,280 ft.

  51. math

    The atmospheric pressure P in pounds per square inch (psi) is given by the formula below, where a is the altitude above sea level (in miles). If a city has an atmospheric pressure of 13.25 psi, what is its altitude? (Recall that 1 mi = 5,280 ft. Round your

  52. college math

    The atmospheric pressure P in pounds per square inch (psi) is given by the formula below, where a is the altitude above sea level (in miles). If a city has an atmospheric pressure of 13.25 psi, what is its altitude? (Recall that 1 mi = 5,280 ft. Round your

  53. algebra

    The atmospheric pressure P in pounds per square inch (psi) is given by P = 14.7 e^−0.21 a where a is the altitude above sea level (in miles). If a city has an atmospheric pressure of 12.17 psi, what is its altitude?

  54. math

    The atmospheric pressure P in pounds per square inch (psi) is given by P = 14.7 e^−0.21 a where a is the altitude above sea level (in miles). If a city has an atmospheric pressure of 11.35 psi, what is its altitude?

  55. Chemistry

    At sea level we are under 15.8 pounds of pressure per square inch of our body. This is the equivalent of a 16 pound bowling ball at every inch of our body. Describe why we are not overcome by the pressure of the atmosphere? What experiment in our course

  56. Physics

    Your right rear tire has to support a weight of 3000 Newtons. Normally the contact area of your tire with the road is 200 square centimeters. If the pressure in your tire is suddenly reduced from 32 pounds per square inch to 16 pounds per square inch, what

  57. Statistics

    Wrong tire pressure can increase tire wear and decrease gas mileage. A manufacturer of new tires tested the tire for wear at different pressures with the below results. Tire pressure (PPI:pounds per square inch) is related to how many miles a tire lasts,

  58. fluid

    3. A students boot pressure on the ground is 5 pounds per inch squared. how many inches squared will be required to set off a landmine with a set pressure 40 pounds? 4. Calculate the pressure exerted by the atmosphere on a cubic square can with 6 sides of

  59. Physics

    2. On the inside of an airplane the air pressure is about 85% of the atmospheric pressure at sea-level while outside, when it is cruising, the pressure is about 25% of the sealevel atmospheric pressure. If a window is 0.46 m in diameter, what is the net

  60. chemistry

    The pressure in car tires is often measured in pounds per square inch (lb/in. 2 ), with the recommended pressure being in the range of 25 to 45 lb/in. 2 . Suppose a tire has a pressure of 45.0lb/in. 2 . Convert 45.0lb/in. 2 to its equivalent in

  61. math help

    what or how would i solve the following i don't need the answer i want to do it but how would i solve this. Water pressure (p) in the ocean is 2.3 tons per square inch at a depth (d) of 2miles and 3.45 tons per square inch at depth of 3 miles. How do i

  62. algebra 1

    this promblem will prepare you for the real world connection. the air around u puts pressure on ur body equal 14.7 pounds per square inch (psi). when you are underwater, the water exerts additional pressure on ur body. for each foot u r below the surface

  63. science

    Calculate the height of the atmosphere at the point where the pressure is one tenth of atmospheric pressure. Assume a constant temperature of 491.76 °R and assume that the ideal gas law applies. For atmospheric pressure on the surface of the earth, use

  64. calculus

    1. a large vertical rectangular plate of glass is to be inserted in the wall of an aquarium underwater so visitors can see into the tank fo fish. the glass is 10 feet high, 25 feet long and the top fo the glass is 3 feet below the top of the water. The

  65. calculus

    1. a large vertical rectangular plate of glass is to be inserted in the wall of an aquarium underwater so visitors can see into the tank fo fish. the glass is 10 feet high, 25 feet long and the top fo the glass is 3 feet below the top of the water. The

  66. Math

    The volume of a gas is inversely proportional to the pressure. If a pressure of 30 pounds per square inch corresponds to a volume of 48 cubic feet, what pressure is needed to produce a volume of 60 cubic feet?

  67. Math-12th grade

    #1. The pressure P of a compressed gas is inversely proportional to the volume V. If there is a pressure of 35 pounds per square inch when the volume of gas is 400 cubic inches, find the pressure when the gas is compressed to 100 square inches. #2. A

  68. Physics check my answer!

    In order to reduce potential danger to the environment, a biohazard laboratory maintains an internal air pressure that is 1% lower than atmospheric pressure. The net force acting on a 1.8-m2 external window of this laboratory due to air pressure is most

  69. chemistry

    Which represents the largest pressure? A)five mmHg B)one atmosphere C)one millimeter of mercury D)one hundred pascals E)five pounds per square inch I tried converting them all to mmHg and I think the answer is B, but I just want to make sure.

  70. math

    (1 pt) At the surface of the ocean, the water pressure is the same as the air pressure above the water, about 15lb/in2, Below the surface the water pressure increases by about 4.24lb/in2 for every 10 ft of descent. Write a function f(x) which expresses the

  71. Math

    When you scuba dive, the added pressure due to the water varies directly with your depth. At 20 feet, the added pressure is about 9 pounds per square inch. a) If an amateur diver can safely stand an added pressure of 30 (psi), how deep could he dive? b) A

  72. chemistry

    How many moles of gas must be forced into a 3.7L ball to give it a gauge pressure of 8.4psi at 23degrees C? The gauge pressure is relative to atmospheric pressure. Assume that atmospheric pressure is 14.6psi so that the total pressure in the ball is

  73. chemistry

    How many moles of gas must be forced into a 3.1L ball to give it a gauge pressure of 9.8psi at 22degrees C? The gauge pressure is relative to atmospheric pressure. Assume that atmospheric pressure is 14.5psi so that the total pressure in the ball is

  74. science. please help a.s.a.p

    i have to do a packet and i cant under stand it. it says ' sea level 10 degrees = 1 atmosphere and then i have to do tropopause ,stratapause and mesopause and the rest of it says . an atmosphere is a unit of air pressure . 1 atmosphere +average air

  75. Physics

    Assuming the fluid has a density of 1.00 (g/cm^) at what height h should the bottle be placed so the liquid pressure is 38mm-Hg ? B.At what height h should the bottle be placed so the liquid pressure is 460mm-H_2O ? C.If the blood pressure is 18 {mm-Hg}

  76. algebra

    There is a slow leak in your bike tire. The average rate of change of air in your tire is -2 pounds per square inch per day. The amount of air in your tire is now 70 pounds per sqsquare inch. Find the amount of air that will be in your tire in 5 days

  77. chemistry

    A compressed gas cylinder contains 1.00 103 g of argon gas. The pressure inside the cylinder is 2035 psi (pounds per square inch) at a temperature of 15°C. How much gas remains in the cylinder if the pressure is decreased to 610. psi at a temperature of

  78. math

    On Saturday, Alberto filled his right rear tire with air at the gas station around the block from where he lives. Three days later the tire pressure in that tire measured 26 psi (pounds per square inch). On the following Saturday, one week after he had

  79. algebra please help

    In certain parts of the ocean the pressure of sea water, in pounds per square foot, at a depth of "d" feet below the surface, is given by P=13+ 4d/9 If a scientific team uses special equipment to measure the pressure under water and finds it to be 401

  80. Math

    Atmospheric pressure changes as you rise above earth's surface. At an altitude of h kilometers, where 0

  81. Physics

    The liquid in the tube has a density of 1.48 g/cm^3 . The atmospheric pressure is 1.013 X 10^5 newtons per square meter. What is the pressure P in the container? Please walk me through your steps, don't just suggest a formula. Thank you very much.

  82. chemistry

    It decreases? If the air pressure increased, wouldn't that make the diver go down? What happens when you press on the pressure cap? Oh, yeah. So, at night the atmospheric pressure increases and therefore the diver sinks? Can someone help me with this

  83. science chemistry

    . O2 gas is slightly soluble in water. How does this affect the reported moles of KClO3 decomposed in the mixture? Explain. 2. a. When the water level inside the gas collecting test tube is higher than it is outside, is the O gas pressure greater or less

  84. MATH help

    A box with no top is to be constructed from a piece of cardboard whose Width measures x inch and whose length measures 3 inch more than the width the box is to be formed by cutting squares that measure 1 inch on each side of the 4 corners and then folding

  85. math

    In certain deep parts of oceans, the pressure of sea water, P , in pounds per square foot, at a depth of d feet below the surface, is given by the following equation: P = 14 + 4 d 13 If a scientific team uses special equipment to measures the pressure

  86. algebra

    The atmospheric pressure P in pounds per square inch (psi) is given by P = 14.7 e−0.21 a where a is the altitude above sea level (in miles). If a city has an atmospheric pressure of 12.21 psi, what is its altitude? (Recall that 1 mi = 5,280 ft. Round

  87. math

    The atmospheric pressure P in pounds per square inch (psi) is given by the formula below, where a is the altitude above sea level (in miles). If a city has an atmospheric pressure of 13.25 psi, what is its altitude? (Recall that 1 mi = 5,280 ft. Round your

  88. science check please

    John has a barometer for measuring atmospheric pressure as he climbs Mt. Everest . the higher he get the higher the pressure reading . is this a result he should except ? A : Yes atmospheric pressure and height are related B : No , there is no pressure

  89. Algebra 2

    Water towers are tall to provide enough water pressure to supply all of the houses and businesses in the area of the tower. Each foot of height provides 0.43 psi (pounds per square inch) of pressure. a. Write a sequence for the pressure in psi for each

  90. chemistry

    The pressure in car tires is often measured in pounds per square inch (), with the recommended pressure being in the range of 25 to 45 . Suppose a tire has a pressure of 33.5 . Convert 33.5 to its equivalent in atmospheres.

  91. data management gr.12

    Tests show that the pressure, in pounds per square inch (Psi) required to break skate boards is normally distributed with a mean of 54.7 and standard deviation of 6.2 a)what is the probability that a board will require at least a pressure of 70 to break?

  92. Math

    You are making poster board boundary markers in the shape of square pyramids for a relay race. If you are including a 10-inch square as the bottom and you want the slant height to be 12 inches, how much poster board do you need? A: 340 inch B: 360 inch C:

  93. Calculus

    Air expands adiabatically in accordance with the law PV^1.4=Const. If at a given time the volume is 14 cubic feet and the pressure is 40 pounds per square inch, at what rate is the pressure changing when the volume is decreasing 1 cubic foot per second?

  94. Sciene Degree

    Pressure, P, is directly proportional to temperature,T, and P is 28 lb per square inch when T is 112 degress Kelvin. What is the pressure when the temperature is 124 degrees Kelvin? If required, round answer to three decimal places. _____lbs per square

  95. Math

    Which is an example of a unit rate? $5 for 2 pounds of apples none of these 100 miles for every inch 55 miles per hour

  96. atmospheric pressure

    How many moles of gas must be forced into a 3.9 ball to give it a gauge pressure of 9.8 at 25? The gauge pressure is relative to atmospheric pressure. Assume that atmospheric pressure is 14.5 so that the total pressure in the ball is 24.3 . Express your

  97. PHYSICS

    Calculate the work done against external atmospheric pressure when 1 g of water changes to 1672cm3 of steam. Take the atmospheric pressure as 1.013×105Nm−2

  98. PHYSICS

    Calculate the work done against external atmospheric pressure when 1 g of water changes to 1672cm3 of steam. Take the atmospheric pressure as 1.013×105Nm−2

  99. Math

    On a map the 1 inch represents 100 miles. If the pounds below were on that map how far apart in miles would they actually be?

  100. Math

    A pilot surveys a flat circular area represented by 4pi square inches on a map. If 1 inch on the map represents 60 miles, how many square miles does the pilot survey?

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