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Q. One mole of atoms consists of 6.02 1023 individual atoms.If a mole of atoms were spread uniformly over the surface of the Earth, how many atoms wou...

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Q. One liter (1000 cm3) of oil is spilled onto a smooth lake. If the oil spreads out uniformly until it makes an oil slick just one molecule thick, wi...

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Q. Jean camps beside a wide river and wonders how wide it is. She spots a large rock on the bank directly across from her. She then walks upstream unt...

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Q. The diameter of the Moon is 3480 km.What is the volume of the Moon?How many Moons would be needed to create a volume equal to that of Earth?

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Q. If you began walking along one of Earths lines of longitude and walked north until you had changed latitude by 1 minute of arc (there are 60 minute...

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Q. Many sailboats are moored at a marina 4.4 km away on the opposite side of a lake. You stare at one of the sailboats because, when you are lying fla...

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Q. Computer chips etched on circular silicon wafers of thickness 0.260 mm are sliced from a solid cylindrical silicon crystal of length 26 cm .If eac...

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Q. The diameter of the Moon is 3480 km.What is the surface area of the Moon?How many times larger is the surface area of the Earth?

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Q. You are in a hot air balloon, 400 m above the flat Texas plains. You look out toward the horizon.How far out can you see-that is, how far is your ...

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Q. Bacteria vary somewhat in size, but a diameter of 2.1 m is not unusual.You may want to review (Pages 6 - 7) . For related problemsolving tips a...

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Q. A crystalline solid consists of atoms stacked up in a repeating lattice structure. Consider a crystal as shown in Figure P1.7a. The atoms reside at...

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Q. Review. For the right triangle shown in Figure P1.45 what are (a) the length of the unknown side (b) the tangent of u and (c) the sine of f?

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Q. A hydrogen atom has a diameter of 1.06 3 10210 m. The nucleus of the hydrogen atom has a diameter of approximately 2.40 3 10215 m. (a) For a scale ...

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Q. A house is 50.0 ft long and 26 ft wide and has 8.0-ft-high ceilings. What is the volume of the interior of the house in cubic meters and in cubic c...

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Q. One gallon of paint (volume 5 3.78 3 10-3 m3) covers an area of 25.0 m2. What is the thickness of the fresh paint on the wall?

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Q. Figure P1.10 shows a frustum of a cone. Match each of the expressions (a) p(r1 1 r2)[h2 1 (r2 2 r1)2]1/2 (b) 2p(r1 1 r2) and (c) ph(r12 1 r1r2 1 r2...

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Q. A woman wishing to know the height of a mountain measures the angle of elevation of the mountaintop as 12.0°. After walking 1.00 km closer to the m...

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Q. Air is blown into a spherical balloon so that when its radius is 6.50 cm its radius is increasing at the rate 0.900 cm/s. (a) Find the rate at whic...

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Q. A water fountain is at the center of a circular pool as shown in Figure P1.59. A student walks around the pool and measures its circumference C. Ne...

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Q. Collectible coins are sometimes plated with gold to enhance their beauty and value. Consider a commemorative quarter-dollar advertised for sale at ...

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Q. A high fountain of water is located at the center of a circular pool as shown below. A student walks around the pool and measures its circumference...

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