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Laellu
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Suppose a mercury thermometer contains 3.250g of mercury and has a capillary that is 0.180mm in diameter.
How far does the mercury rise in the capillary when the temperature changes from 0.0 ∘C to 25.0 ∘C? The density of mercury at these temperatures is 13.596 g/cm3 and 13.534 g/cm3, respectively.
 10 months ago
 10 months ago
Laellu Group Title
Suppose a mercury thermometer contains 3.250g of mercury and has a capillary that is 0.180mm in diameter. How far does the mercury rise in the capillary when the temperature changes from 0.0 ∘C to 25.0 ∘C? The density of mercury at these temperatures is 13.596 g/cm3 and 13.534 g/cm3, respectively.
 10 months ago
 10 months ago

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Welcome to OpenStudy. I believe you can find the volume using d=m/V and then use the formula for a cylinder(the capillary) V=pi*r^2*h to find the height.
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JoannaBlackwelder Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
Yes, find the height at each temp and find the difference in height for the rise.
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Laellu Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
Ohhh that make sense now. Thank you very much.
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wolfe8 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.5
You're very welcome. It was more of a math question actually when you look at it :) Have a good night
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JoannaBlackwelder Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
Glad you got it figured out! :)
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