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Thermodynamics: Heated Rod

At 6 degrees Celsius a metal rod is 1.5 m total length with half the length steel and the other half brass. The rod is heated to 150 degrees Celsius. What is the total change in length?

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So we can treat this as two pieces and add the change in L ...

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