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A) What is its final equilibrium position? b) How much heat will be transmitted to the bath in the process of equilibration? 29 Heat Extraction (MIT, Wisconsin-Madison) a) A body of mass M has a temperature-independent specific heat C. If the body is heated reversibly from a temperature to a temperature what is the change in its entropy? THERMODYNAMICS AND STATISTICAL PHYSICS 17 b) Two such bodies are initially at temperatures of 100 K and 400 K. A reversible engine is used to extract heat with the hotter body as a source and the cooler body as a sink.

The mass of the empty tanker is Initially, the tank is filled with an ideal gas of mass kg at a pressure atm at an ambient temperature Then one end of the tank is heated to 335 K while the other end is kept fixed at 300 K. Find the pressure in the tank and the new position of the center of mass of the tanker when the system reaches equilibrium. 5). The upper surface of the large flat panel is held at a constant temperature and the lower surface at a temperature He reasoned that, during collision with the hot surface, air molecules acquire additional momentum and therefore will transfer an equal momentum to the panel.

B) c) Now consider one half of the enclosure filled with diatomic molecules of oxygen isotope and the other half with Will the answer be different from parts (a) and (b)? 55 Leaky Balloon (Moscow Phys-Tech) Sometimes helium gas in a low-temperature physics lab is kept temporarily in a large rubber bag at essentially atmospheric pressure. A physicist left a 40-L bag filled with He floating near the ceiling before leaving on vacation. When she returned, all the helium was gone (diffused through the walls of the bag).

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