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anonymous
 one year ago
What was the important new result shown by Joule's experiment involving paddles stirring known quantities of water?
A. it takes work to paddle the water
B. liquids have a definite volume but no definite shape
C. mechanical energy can be used to stir liquids
D. the energy transferred by work is equivalent to the energy transferred by heat
anonymous
 one year ago
What was the important new result shown by Joule's experiment involving paddles stirring known quantities of water? A. it takes work to paddle the water B. liquids have a definite volume but no definite shape C. mechanical energy can be used to stir liquids D. the energy transferred by work is equivalent to the energy transferred by heat

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Michele_Laino
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1It is the last option, since thanks to Joule's experimentation, we have established the subsequent equivalence: \[{\text{work = J}} \times {\text{ amount of heat}}\] where J= 4.18 Joules/cal

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0ohh okie!! thank you:)
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