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Problem: 1. What is the name of an ideal-gas process in which no heat is transferred? a) Isochoric b) Isentropic c) Isothermal d) Isobaric e) Adiabatic 2. Heat is a) the amount of thermal energy in an object. b) the energy that moves from a hotter object to a colder object c) a fluid-like substance that flows from a hotter object to a colder object. d) both A and B. e) both B and C. 3. The thermal behavior of water is characterized by the value of its a) heat density. b) heat constant. c) specific heat. d) thermal index. 

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The ideal gas process where there is no heat transfer is called an adiabatic process. 

The correct option is e) Adiabatic.

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1. What is the name of an ideal-gas process in which no heat is transferred? 

a) Isochoric 

b) Isentropic 

c) Isothermal 

d) Isobaric 

e) Adiabatic 


2. Heat is 

a) the amount of thermal energy in an object. 

b) the energy that moves from a hotter object to a colder object 

c) a fluid-like substance that flows from a hotter object to a colder object. 

d) both A and B. 

e) both B and C. 


3. The thermal behavior of water is characterized by the value of its 

a) heat density. 

b) heat constant. 

c) specific heat. 

d) thermal index. 

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