1. Chemistry

    Why does a weather balloon pop if it goes too high? A. The pressure in the balloon decreases as the temperature increases. B. The pressure in the balloon increases as the volume decreases. C. The volume of gas increases as the pressure decreases with

    asked by John on June 29, 2020
  2. Physics

    An empty rubber balloon has a mass of 0.012kg. the balloon is filled with helium at 0 degrees celcius, 1 atm pressure, and a density of 0.179 kg/m3. the filled balloon has a radius of 0.5 m. a)what is the magnitude of the buoyant force acting on the

    asked by Taylor on March 4, 2010
  3. chem

    A very flexible helium-filled balloon is released from the ground into the air at 20. ∘ C . The initial volume of the balloon is 5.00 L , and the pressure is 760. mmHg . The balloon ascends to an altitude of 20 km , where the pressure is 76.0 mmHg and

    asked by dakota on March 18, 2015
  4. science

    A weather balloon carries instruments that measure temperature, pressure, and humidity as it rises through the atmosphere. Suppose such a balloon has a volume of 1.2 m^3 at sea level where the pressure is 1 atm and the temperature is 20°C. When the

    asked by Shirley on November 19, 2011
  5. Science

    1. Which type of weather technology often carries cameras that can make images of Earth's surface, clouds, and snow cover? A. weather balloon B. weather satellite**** C. computer D. automated weather station 2. Why are weather forecasts more reliable now

    asked by Bob on March 19, 2015
  6. chemistry

    Assume that the balloon is filled with carbon dioxide gas at 20°C and standard pressure. Use the ideal gas law to calculate the number of moles and mass of CO2 in each balloon at maximum inflation. balloon 1 volume-150.53 balloon 2 volume- 248.47 balloon

    asked by madison on March 26, 2019
  7. chemistry

    A very flexible helium-filled balloon is released from the ground into the air at 20 degree C. The initial volume of the balloon is 5.00 L, and the pressure is 760 mmHg. The balloon ascends to an altitude of 20km, where the pressure is 76.0 mmHg and the

    asked by Liang on October 20, 2012
  8. physics

    A WEATHER BALLOON IS TO OPERATE WHERE THE DENSITY OF AIR IS 0.9Kg/m3. THE BALLOON HAS A VOLUME OF 20cm3 AND IS FILLED WITH NITROGEN WITH DENSITY 0.09Kg/m3. IF THE BALLOON BAG WEIGHS 118N, WHAT LOAD CAN IT SUPPORT AT THIS ALTITUDE?

    asked by cho on September 18, 2016
  9. math

    A water balloon is shot into the air so that its height h, in metres, after t seconds is h = —4.9t^2 + 27t + 2.4 a)How high is the balloon after 1 s? b)For how long is the balloon more than 30 m high? c)What is the maximum height reached by the balloon?

    asked by gagan on January 23, 2009
  10. Math 11

    From a weather balloon high in the air, the angle of depression of a ground marker is 27.8 degrees. If the balloon rises 345 m straight up the angle of depression from this higher point is 46.2 degrees. How high above the ground is the balloon?

    asked by Dylan on June 8, 2014
  11. Chemistry

    You have two gas-filled balloons, one containing He and the other H2. The H2 balloon is twice the size of the He balloon (let the He balloon have a volume of 1 -L and the H2 balloon. a volume of 2 L). The pressure of gas in the H2 balloon is 1 atm while

    asked by Bria on February 19, 2012
  12. Chem

    A sealed balloon is filled with 1.00 L of helium at 23°C and 1.00 atm. The balloon rises to a point in the atmosphere where the pressure is 299 torr and the temperature is -31°C. What is the change in the volume of the balloon as it ascends from 1.00 atm

    asked by Anthony on July 18, 2016
  13. physics

    a weather balloon carries instruments that measure temperature,pressure and humidity as it rises through the atmosphere.Suppose such a balloon has a volume of 1.2 m^3 at sea level where the pressure is 1 atm and the temperature is 20 degree Celsius.When

    asked by jennaq on November 1, 2011
  14. chemistry

    A helium-filled balloon of the type used in long-distance flying contains 420,000 ft3 (1.2 times 107 L) of helium. Suppose you fill the balloon with helium on the ground, where the pressure is 737 mm Hg and the temperature is 16.0 °C. When the balloon

    asked by Helpme on March 30, 2007
  15. Science

    A 25 l partially filled weather balloon has a volume of 11 L at sea level where the pressure is 1 atm. It rises to an altitude of 6.096km (20,000 feet) where the pressure is only .48 atm. What is the resulting volume? At what pressure would it burst? Use

    asked by Rich on October 31, 2015
  16. chemistry

    Given a balloon you have at home, to determine the barometric pressure in your area. Record the pressure below. Your balloon contains 22 grams of Carbon dioxide. Use the following link to determine the temperature in your area. and then use the following

    asked by amy on June 1, 2012
  17. Statistics

    In a certain microwave oven on the high power setting, the time it takes a randomly chosen kernel of popcorn to pop is normally distributed with a mean of 140 seconds and a standard deviation of 25 seconds. What percentage of the kernels will fail to pop

    asked by Andrew on May 12, 2008
  18. chemistry

    if the pressure on a 100-L weather balloon changes from 1.0 atom to 2.0atom, what would be the volume of the balloon at the higher pressure? Assume the temperature does not changes and the balloon has no leaks. what is the volume = to

    asked by jacques shaw on March 28, 2011
  19. chemistry

    A weather balloon is inflated to a volume of 27.0 at a pressure of 730 and a temperature of 31.3. The balloon rises in the atmosphere to an altitude, where the pressure is 365 and the temperature is -14.6. Assuming the balloon can freely expand, calculate

    asked by Lili on October 12, 2008
  20. chemistry

    A weather balloon is inflated to a volume of 27.0 at a pressure of 730 and a temperature of 31.3. The balloon rises in the atmosphere to an altitude, where the pressure is 365 and the temperature is -14.6. use as a ideal gas behavior

    asked by Lili on October 12, 2008
  21. chemistry

    a weather balloon is filled with helium to a volume of 250 l at sea level, where pressure is 760 mm hg. assuming constant temperature, what will be the volume when the balloon raises to a height of 25 km, where the pressure is only 10 mm hg

    asked by maria on June 8, 2017
  22. chemistry

    A weather balloon is filled with 0.295 m3 of helium on the ground at 18 °C and 756 torr. What will the volume of the balloon be at an altitude of 10 km where the temperature is 48 °C and the pressure is 0.14 atm?

    asked by jun on November 5, 2014
  23. AP Physics

    a weather station releases a weather balloon.The balloon's buoyancy accelerates it upward at 15m/s sq.At the same time,a wind accelerates it horizontally to the right at 6.5m/s sq.What is the resulting acceleration

    asked by ren on September 26, 2014
  24. chemistry

    what would happen to the volume of the 100-L weather balloon if its temperature increases from 25 degrees Celsius to 125 degrees Celsius while the external pressure remains constant? Again, there are no leaks in the balloon.

    asked by jacques shaw on March 28, 2011
  25. Physics

    If you put a balloon in a warm oven and assume the balloon cannot pop. Will the the balloon continue expanding forever or will it eventually stop expanding?

    asked by DariaV on July 11, 2019
  26. C Programming

    I don't know what to do now. Below is my code I have so far but I have no idea what to do next. Here's the prompt for what the program should do: Welcome to the Weather Balloon Altitude and Velocity Program. Enter the Balloon's Starting Time: 1 Enter the

    asked by gnozahs on October 2, 2009
  27. Chemistry

    A balloon contains 7.2 L of He. Th e pressure is reduced to 2.00 atm and the balloon expands to occupy a volume of 25.1 L. What was the initial pressure exerted on the balloon? I got 0.57 ml, but the answer says 7.0 ml. I am not sure if my answer is wrong

    asked by David D. on October 21, 2015
  28. Math

    Martina and Carl are part of a team that is studying weather patterns. The team is about to launch a weather balloon to collect data. Martina's rope is 7.8 m long and makes an angle of 36.0 deg with the ground. Carl's rope is 5.9 m long. Assuming that

    asked by McKenna Louise on February 5, 2014
  29. CHEMISTRY HELP NOW

    A balloon at a pressure of 755 torr and a volume of 5.00 L was allowed to rise in the atmosphere to a point at which the pressure inside and outside the balloon was 697 torr. What was the volume of the balloon at that altitude, assuming the temperature was

    asked by Will on December 19, 2012
  30. Chemistry

    A sealed balloon is filled with 1.20 L of helium at 23°C and 1.00 atm. The balloon rises to a point in the atmosphere where the pressure is 250. torr and the temperature is -27°C. What is the change in volume of the balloon as it ascends from 1.00 atm to

    asked by Alice on November 21, 2011
  31. social studies

    What is the difference between high and low pressure systems and what weather does each bring?

    asked by Chloe on April 19, 2010
  32. physics

    The largest ballon ever flown had a volume of 53 million cubic feet. The thickness of the fabric is only 0.013mm. The balloon would reach an altitude of 150,000 ft. ( 46 km). The atmospheric pressure at that altitude is about 2*10^-3kg/m^3. The pressure of

    asked by alice on January 1, 2014
  33. physical science

    A Weather balloon carries instruments that measure temperature, pressure, and humidity as it rises through the atmosphere. Suppose such a balloon has a volume of 1.2 m3 at sea level where the pressure is 1 atm and the temperature is 20oC. When the balloon

    asked by maria on October 4, 2012
  34. Chemistry

    A weather balloon is inflated to a volume of 25.6L at a pressure of 736mmHg and a temperature of 31.9∘C. The balloon rises in the atmosphere to an altitude, where the pressure is 365mmHg and the temperature is -15.6∘C. Assuming the balloon can freely

    asked by Candice on February 22, 2015
  35. Chemistry

    need to know how to solve the following.... a gas filled weather balloon floating in the atomsphere has an initial volume of 850 L. The balloon rises to a region where the pressure is 56 kPa and its volume expands to 1700 L. If the temperature remains the

    asked by remraf on September 6, 2011
  36. Chemistry

    A weather balloon is inflated to a volume of 29.9 L at a pressure of 755 mmHg and a temperature of 33.0 ∘C. The balloon rises in the atmosphere to an altitude where the pressure is 385 mmHg and the temperature is -16.2 ∘C. Assuming the balloon can

    asked by Anonymous on October 31, 2015
  37. Chemistry

    A weather balloon is inflated to a volume of 26.2 L at a pressure of 755 mmHg and a temperature of 32.5 ∘C. The balloon rises in the atmosphere to an altitude where the pressure is 360. mmHg and the temperature is -13.5 ∘C. Assuming the balloon can

    asked by Timmy on October 27, 2015
  38. Chemistry

    A Partially weather balloon has a volume of 195 L at a pressure of 0.993 atm. What will be the pressure in the balloon when it is inflated to a volume of 7500 L? (assume to temp. change)

    asked by Sean on April 8, 2016
  39. Chemistry

    2 moles of helium (He) are pumped from a gas canister into a weather balloon. The balloon at this point has a volume V1. 1 mole of nitrogen gas (N2) is added at the same temperature and pressure. The volume of the balloon changes to V2. How will the new

    asked by Colin on April 17, 2013
  40. Chemistry

    You are completing tests using a weather balloon and want to check the temperature at 3000 meters into the air. You check if the balloon will not burst before it gets to that altitude. You will need to perform a few calculations. The manufacturer of the

    asked by Anonymous on April 3, 2016
  41. Chemistry

    A weather balloon is inflated to a volume of 29.6 L at a pressure of 734 mmHg and a temperature of 27.0 C. The balloon rises in the atmosphere to an altitude, where the pressure is 360 mmHg and the temperature is -13.6 C.

    asked by Lisa on November 8, 2010
  42. Chem

    Hello! A 22.0 L cylinder containing helium gas at a pressure of 28.1 atm is used to fill a weather balloon in order to lift equipment into the stratosphere. What is the final pressure (in atm) in the cylinder after a 101 L balloon is filled to a pressure

    asked by Anonymous on October 12, 2012
  43. chemistry

    a weather balloon with a 2 meter diameter at ambiient tempatures holds 525 grams of helium. what type of electroniic probe could be used to determine the pressure inside the balloon

    asked by eric on January 18, 2011
  44. algebra

    A weather balloon is directly west of two observing stations that are 10 miles apart. The angles of elevation of the balloon from the two stations are 17.6 degrees and 78.2 degrees. How high is the balloon?

    asked by judy on December 8, 2012
  45. trig

    weather balloon is directly west of two observing stations that are 10 mi apart. The angles of elevation of the balloon from the two stations are 17.6 degrees and 78.2 degrees. How high is the balloon?

    asked by alth on October 8, 2012
  46. physical science

    a weather balloon filled with gas is released and rises into the atmosphere. as it rises, the balloon__. a) gets smaller because air pressure outside the balloon increases b) gets smaller because gas pressure inside the balloon decreases c) doesnt change

    asked by Andrea on April 12, 2010
  47. Chemistry Honors

    I have to design a gadget that will either: light a match, pop a balloon, cause something to change color, lift a 500gm object at least 5cm, Blow out a candle, and/or turn on a light bulb. This experiment can be done by either using baking soda and vinegar

    asked by Kearse on September 16, 2008
  48. Chemistry

    A weather balloon with a volume of 3.86934 L is released from Earth’s surface at sea level.What volume will the balloon occupy at an altitude of 20.0 km, where the air pressure is 10 kPa? Answer in units of L

    asked by Lisa on March 2, 2014
  49. Math

    A water balloon is shot into the air so that its height h, in metres, after t seconds is h = —4.9t^2 + 27t + 2.4 a)How high is the balloon after 1 s? b)For how long is the balloon more than 30 m high? c)What is the maximum height reached by the balloon?

    asked by gagan on January 22, 2009
  50. earth science

    "perhaps more than any other single measurement, atmospheric pressure is the best indicator of current and changing weather conditions." explain and discuss thy this statement is correct. provide some examples (hint: discuss the difference in high and low

    asked by Staci on June 14, 2011
  51. Chemistry

    A weather ballon is prepared to lift off at the North Pole. The balloon is filled with 15000 L of helium gas. The conditions at the launch site are 760 mm Hg and 0 degrees celsius. The balloon is then released and rises to a height of 20,000 m. The

    asked by Julie on May 2, 2009
  52. Physics Fluid Mechanics

    HELP! a 650kg weather balloon is designed to lift a 4600kg package. what volume should the balloon have after being inflated with helium at 0°C and 1atm pressure to lift the total load? (hint. use the density value of helium) thanks!!

    asked by KarryStyles on February 24, 2016
  53. Chemistry

    You have two gas-filled balloons, one containing He and the other containing H2. The H2 balloon is twice the size of the He balloon. The pressure of gas in the H2 balloon is 1 atm, and that in the He balloon is 2 atm. The H2 balloon is outside in the snow

    asked by Luis on March 30, 2007
  54. Chemistry

    I found this on the internet and I need an explanation. Q: You want to make sure a large weather balloon does not burst and wish to check the temperature at 3000 meters altitude. The balloon manufacture guarantees the balloon up to 60.0 Liters in size.

    asked by Jane on March 22, 2015
  55. chemistry

    The barometric pressure recorded by a weather balloon is 0.731 atmoshperes (atm). Express this barometric pressure in millimeters of mercury (mm Hg).

    asked by Mindy on July 28, 2015
  56. Physics

    A weather balloon is released at an altitude of 500m. The force of gravity on the balloon is 21.1n. The lift force provided by the atmosphere is 18.7n. Which of the following is true about the balloon? a. The balloon rises at constant velocity. b. the net

    asked by Katie on May 6, 2015
  57. Chemistry

    I need help with these two problems: At a given pressure and temperature, it takes 4.55 min for a 1.5 L sample of He to effuse through a membrane. How long does it take for 1.5 L of H2 to effuse under the same conditions? A gas-filled weather balloon with

    asked by Amy on October 5, 2008
  58. General Chemistry

    A balloon is filled with helium gas at 23 degrees C. The balloon expands until the pressure is equal to the atmospheric pressure of 755 toor. The balloon rises to an altitude of 6000 feet where the pressure is 550 toor and the temperature is 5 degrees C.

    asked by Ronnica on September 4, 2011
  59. Physics

    A weather balloon carrynig a data measurement(DM) is rising quickly at a constant velocity, U. when its 60m above ground, balloon pops and the dm experiences freefall. It reaches ground 4 seconds after the balloon pops. If DM set hits ground at speed

    asked by Vanessa on June 24, 2013
  60. Physical science

    Using the kinetic theory and explain why the weather balloon will burst at high heights?

    asked by Someone on March 7, 2012
  61. chem

    A weather balloon is filled with helium that occupies a volume of 4.33 104 L at 0.995 atm and 32.0°C. After it is released, it rises to a location where the pressure is 0.720 atm and the temperature is -10.2°C. What is the volume of the balloon at that

    asked by Brianna on March 23, 2017
  62. Chemistry

    A weather balloon is filled with helium that occupies a volume of 5.75 104 L at 0.995 atm and 32.0°C. After it is released, it rises to a location where the pressure is 0.720 atm and the temperature is -14.7°C. What is the volume of the balloon at that

    asked by Nick on October 11, 2019
  63. Chemistry

    A weather balloon is filled with helium that occupies a volume of 4.39 x 10^4 L at 0.995 atm and 32.0°C. After it is released, it rises to a location where the pressure is 0.720 atm and the temperature is -14.1°C. What is the volume of the balloon at

    asked by phillip on March 25, 2017
  64. chem

    A very flexible helium-filled balloon is released from the ground into the air at 20degree C The initial volume of the balloon is 5.00L , and the pressure is 760mmHg. . The balloon ascends to an altitude of 20Km , where the pressure is 76.0mmHg and the

    asked by chemdummy on November 1, 2012
  65. chem

    A very flexible helium-filled balloon is released from the ground into the air at 20degree C The initial volume of the balloon is 5.00L , and the pressure is 760mmHg. . The balloon ascends to an altitude of 20Km , where the pressure is 76.0mmHg and the

    asked by chemdummy on November 1, 2012
  66. Physics

    A hot air balloon is hovering at an altitude of 6000 meters. The pilot decides that it is time to descend and turns off the balloon's burners. Once the balloon reaches the ground, the gas inside the balloon occupies 980 m^3 and is at atmospheric pressure.

    asked by GRISSELL on February 18, 2012
  67. Urgent Help needed in PHYSICS!

    A spherical balloon is inflated to a diameter of 20.0 cm. Assume that the gas in the balloon is of atmospheric pressure (101.3 kPa) and is at a temperature of 20.0 ¡ãC. It is then taken by a diver 15.0 m under the sea. The temperature of the seawater at

    asked by tommy on April 9, 2013
  68. science

    When a weather forecaster predicts a "low pressure system" will pass through the area, what type of weather should be expected?(1 point) sunny, fair weather clouds and possible precipitation a severe storm such as a hurricane much colder weather

    asked by 342131234231 on March 12, 2020
  69. Chemistry

    A large balloon contains 65.0 L of helium gas at 25 °C and a pressure of 745 mm Hg. The balloon ascends to 3000 m, at which the external pressure has decreased by 30.%. What would be the volume of the balloon, assuming it expands so that the internal and

    asked by Sav on January 13, 2017
  70. General Science

    On a weather map marked "high" indicates high? I think it is air pressure. Is this right?

    asked by Anonymous on May 15, 2009
  71. Chemistry

    A weather balloon is inflated with helium to a volume of 28.1 L at a pressure of 754 torr and a temperature of 26.0 Celsius. The balloon rises in the atmosphere to an altitude where the pressure is 380 torr and the temperature is -16.1 degree Celsius. 1.

    asked by Anonymous on January 31, 2016
  72. Math

    A ground observer sights a weather balloon to the east at an angle of elevation of 15º. A second observer 3 miles to the east of the first also sights the balloon to the east at an angle of elevation of 24º. How high is the balloon?

    asked by William320 on August 1, 2013
  73. osu

    a balloon is filled with .50 moles out of gas at room temp and normal room pressure, the balloon volume would be 11.2L. if you heat the balloon keeping the room pressure and amount of gas unchanging, what would be the effect on the volume of the balloon?

    asked by Kat on November 23, 2010
  74. Chemistry

    Inflating a balloon requires more pressure than the pressure of the atmosphere outside of the balloon, in order to compensate for the stretchiness of the balloon’s material. Would you need more or less gas to compensate? (Hint: Consider the ideal gas law

    asked by Anonymous on May 16, 2016
  75. Chemistry

    a helium balloon is partially filled with 28.7 L of gas at 25.0 degress celcius and a pressure of 1 atm. if the balloon is released and it floats up intp the atmosphere to a heightwhere the pressure is 2.8 x 10^-3 atm and the temperature is -24.0 degrees

    asked by Dani on December 8, 2011
  76. chemistry

    A high-altitude balloon contains 97.5 L of helium gas at 95.8 kPa. What is the volume when the balloon rises to an altitude where the pressure is only 21.5 kPa? (Assume that the temperature remains constant.)

    asked by lisa on March 2, 2011
  77. science

    I had to I an experiment where a balloon was tied to each end of a meter stick which was balanced on a pencil over two cans. I had to pop one balloon which caused the pencil, stick and other balloon to fall off the cans. I need to use particle theory to

    asked by Cherie on October 10, 2012
  78. Physics

    The instruments attached to a weather balloon have a mass of 5.2 kg. The balloon is released and exerts an upward force of 98 n on the instruments. A)what is the acceleration of the balloon and instruments? B) after the balloon has accelerated for 10s, the

    asked by Jules on January 12, 2013
  79. geography

    how do you do a high pressure weather report?

    asked by scooby on January 10, 2010
  80. Chemistry

    The total mass that can be lifted by a balloon is given by the difference between the mass of air displaced by the balloon and the mass of the gas inside the balloon. Consider a hot air balloon that approximates a sphere 5.00 m in diameter and contains air

    asked by Savannah on December 16, 2012
  81. Chemistry

    The total mass that can be lifted by a balloon is given by the difference between the mass of air displaced by the balloon and the mass of the gas inside the balloon. Consider a hot air balloon that approximates a sphere 5.00 m in diameter and contains air

    asked by Savannah on December 14, 2012
  82. physics

    a hot air balloon is hovering at an altitude of 6000 meters. The pilot decides that it is time to descend and turns off the balloon's burners.Once the balloon reaches the ground, the gas inside the balloon occupies 980 m cubed and is at atmospheric

    asked by angela on February 19, 2012
  83. chemistry

    hot-air balloon is filled with air at a volume of 3.64 x 10^3 m^3 at 745 torr at 39C. the air in balloon is heated to 60C, causing balloon to expand to a volume of 4.50x 10^3 m^3. what is the ratio of the number of moles of the air in heated balloon to

    asked by mel on November 15, 2007
  84. chem

    .If the pressure of the gas in a 2.31 L balloon is 0.120 atm and the volume increases to 7.14 L, what will be the final pressure of the air within the balloon? Round to the nearest hundredth. Don't forget the units. i really tried but i need help

    asked by nene on May 23, 2013
  85. chem

    If the pressure of the gas in a 2.31 L balloon is 0.120 atm and the volume increases to 7.14 L, what will be the final pressure of the air within the balloon? Round to the nearest hundredth. Don't forget the units.

    asked by vonsha on May 10, 2013
  86. Chemistry

    A balloon is filled with 0.75 L of helium gas at 1 atm pressure and 25 degrees Celsius. The balloon is released and floats upward in the atmosphere. The temperature drops to 23 degrees Celsius and the balloon expands to 1.50 L. What is the pressure at this

    asked by Zecnoe on April 25, 2010
  87. Physics

    An empty rubber balloon has a mass of 0.0120 kg. The balloon is filled with helium at 0 degrees celsuis, 1 atm pressure, and a density of 0.179kg/m^3. The filled balloon has a radius of .5m a)What is the magnitude of the net force acting on the balloon? b)

    asked by Sara Draz on May 18, 2016
  88. science

    why is fair weather common duing periods oh high pressure?

    asked by danaeja on March 9, 2010
  89. Calculus

    An observer 150 feet from point C, where a weather balloon has been released. The balloon rises vertically at a rate of 8ft/sec/. At the very instant the balloon is 250 above ground how far is it from the observer? How Quickly is it moving away from the

    asked by Peter on May 18, 2016
  90. science

    3.A weather station is located 300 miles directly east of a second station. Winds at the eastern station are blowing from the south. Winds at the western station are blowing from the north. What is true about the weather system near these two locations? A.

    asked by Angelina on March 14, 2015
  91. Chem

    A particular balloon is designed by its manufacturer to be inflated tom a volume of no more than 2.5 L. If the balloon is filled with 2.0 L of helium at sea level, is released, and rises to an altitude at which the atmospheric pressure is only 500. mm Hg,

    asked by Someone on January 19, 2011
  92. Math

    a balloon is rising vertically at the rate of 2 m/s. an observer is standing on the ground 100m away from a point directly below the balloon. at what rate is the distance between the observer and the balloon changing when the balloon is 160m high?

    asked by Gladys Garcia on September 13, 2012
  93. chem

    A balloon filled with 22.3 mol helium has a volume of 500. L at 0.0°C and 1.00 atm pressure. The temperature of the balloon is increased to 38.0°C as it expands to a volume of 570. L, the pressure remaining constant. Calculate q, w, and E for the helium

    asked by mel on November 26, 2007
  94. chem

    A balloon filled with 22.3 mol helium has a volume of 500. L at 0.0°C and 1.00 atm pressure. The temperature of the balloon is increased to 38.0°C as it expands to a volume of 570. L, the pressure remaining constant. Calculate q, w, and E for the helium

    asked by mel on November 26, 2007
  95. science

    Part I: Units of Measurement for Gas Laws For the following questions, use the following answer choices to indicate what each unit of measurement is used to measure (pressure, volume, or temperature). 1. atm 2. kPa 3. L 4. oC 5. torr 6. K 7. mL 8. cubic

    asked by Alex on March 2, 2015
  96. Chemistry

    Bill and Bob have been testing a new aluminised PET (Polyethylene Terephthalate) film and they now use the material to make helium filled balloons. Bill’s balloon is less inflated than Bob’s, and the latter jokes about it. However, Bill insists he has

    asked by MM on February 8, 2012
  97. Chemistry

    Bill and Bob have been testing a new aluminised PET (Polyethylene Terephthalate) film and they now use the material to make helium filled balloons. Bill’s balloon is less inflated than Bob’s, and the latter jokes about it. However, Bill insists he has

    asked by MM on February 8, 2012
  98. PHYSICS

    Suppose you have a spherical balloon filled with air at room temperature and 1.0 atm pressure; its radius is 17 cm . You take the balloon in an airplane, where the pressure is 0.89 atm. If the temperature is unchanged, what's the balloon's new radius?

    asked by lizbeth on March 31, 2016
  99. english

    I turn polar bears white and I will make you cry. I make guys have to pee and girls comb their hair. I make celebrities look stupid and normal people look like celebrities. I turn pancakes brown and make your champane bubble. If you sqeeze me, I'll pop. If

    asked by lisa on May 3, 2007
  100. Physics

    A hot air balloon is hovering at an altitude of 6000 meters. The pilot decides that it is time to descend and turns off the balloon's burners. Once the balloon reaches the ground, the gas inside the balloon occupies 980 m^3 and is at atmospheric pressure.

    asked by GRISSELL on February 18, 2012