College Physics (7th Edition)

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ISBN 10: 0-32160-183-1
ISBN 13: 978-0-32160-183-4

Chapter 10 - Temperature and Kinetic Theory - Learning Path Questions and Exercises - Exercises - Page 383: 18


a). $53540.6^{\circ}F$, $29727^{\circ}C$ b). $0.9$%

Work Step by Step

a)$F=1.8C+32$ and $K=C+273$ So, $F=1.8(K-273)+32$ For K=30000, $F=1.8\times29727+32=53540.6$ $C=30000-273=29727$ b). Error $=\frac{273}{30000}=0.9$%
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