Explore BrainMass

Explore BrainMass

    Physics: Pressure, height, and Kelvins in a gas-filled cylinder.

    Not what you're looking for? Search our solutions OR ask your own Custom question.

    This content was COPIED from BrainMass.com - View the original, and get the already-completed solution here!

    A frictionless gas-filled cylinder is fitted with a movable piston. The block resting on the top of the piston determines the constant pressure that the gas has. The height h is 0.120 m when the temperature is 273K and increases as the temperature increases. What is the value of h when the temperature reaches 318K?

    © BrainMass Inc. brainmass.com December 24, 2021, 4:45 pm ad1c9bdddf

    Solution Preview

    Since the pressure is constant, this is an isobaric process.

    Volume (V)/Temperature (T) is Constant

    In the first Case:
    Height is 0.120m
    Temperature is 273K
    Volume of a ...

    Solution Summary

    The solution clearly explains the problem and works it to a solution.