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Tire pressure and temperature problem

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A tire is filled with air at 14.9 degree C to a gauge pressure of 231 kPa. If the tire reaches a temperature of 37.5 degree C, what fraction of the original air must be removed if the original pressure of 231 kPa is to be maintained?

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A tire is filled with air at 14.9 oC to a gauge pressure of 231 kPa. If the tire reaches a temperature ...

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This includes a calculation about air pressure in a tire and temperature.

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