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 11 months ago
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.
 11 months ago
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.

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wolfe8
 10 months ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.5Welcome 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.

JoannaBlackwelder
 10 months ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1Yes, find the height at each temp and find the difference in height for the rise.

Laellu
 10 months ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Ohhh that make sense now. Thank you very much.

wolfe8
 10 months ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.5You're very welcome. It was more of a math question actually when you look at it :) Have a good night

wolfe8
 10 months ago
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JoannaBlackwelder
 10 months ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1Glad you got it figured out! :)
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