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Luci

  • 4 years ago

*Law of conservation of mass "When you burn a log in the fireplace, the resulting ashes hae a mass less than that of the original log. Account for the difference in mass."

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  1. AcidRa1n
    • 4 years ago
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    Wrong section?

  2. AcidRa1n
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    Energy heat is lost I think or something like that

  3. LordHades
    • 4 years ago
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    Mass is lost in the form of energy. In this case, that energy is heat. For example, in a rocket, a lot of it's mass is due to it's fuel. But, once outside earth's field, it's significantly lighter because of the fuel it burned. Same concept, applied differently.

  4. LordHades
    • 4 years ago
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    And yes this should be in the Physics section.

  5. AcidRa1n
    • 4 years ago
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    I was right! Haha! I love science I hate math..

  6. Luci
    • 4 years ago
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    ahhh.. sorry about that, guys, this was actually part of an experiment we did in chemistry... :) thanks for answerign though :D

  7. LordHades
    • 4 years ago
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    I don't hate math but I like physics better.

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