# College Physics Study Set 7

Physics & Astronomy

## Quiz 10 :Thermal Physics

Question Type
Normal body temperature for humans is 37C.What is this temperature in kelvins?
Free
Multiple Choice

B

Tags
Choose question tag
What is the temperature of a system in thermal equilibrium with another system made up of water and steam at one atmosphere of pressure?
Free
Multiple Choice

D

Tags
Choose question tag
A steel wire, 150 m long at 10C, has a coefficient of linear expansion of 11 * 10-6/C.Give its change in length as the temperature changes from 10C to 45C.
Free
Multiple Choice

C

Tags
Choose question tag
The zeroth law of thermodynamics pertains to what relational condition that may exist between two systems?
Multiple Choice
Tags
Choose question tag
A rectangular steel plate with dimensions of 30 cm * 25 cm is heated from 20C to 220C.What is its change in area? (Coefficient of linear expansion for steel is 11 * 10-6/C.)
Multiple Choice
Tags
Choose question tag
Carbon dioxide forms into a solid (dry ice) at approximately -157F.What temperature in degrees Celsius does this correspond to?
Multiple Choice
Tags
Choose question tag
A temperature change from 15C to 35C corresponds to what incremental change in F?
Multiple Choice
Tags
Choose question tag
A temperature of 233 K equals which of the following?
Multiple Choice
Tags
Choose question tag
At what temperature is the same numerical value obtained in Celsius and Fahrenheit?
Multiple Choice
Tags
Choose question tag
What happens to a given mass of water as it is cooled from 4C to zero?
Multiple Choice
Tags
Choose question tag
Which of the following properties can be used to measure temperature?
Multiple Choice
Tags
Choose question tag
The observation that materials expand in size with an increase in temperature can be applied to what proportion of existing substances?
Multiple Choice
Tags
Choose question tag
A substance is heated from 15C to 35C.What would the same incremental change be when registered in kelvins?
Multiple Choice
Tags
Choose question tag
If it is given that 546 K equals 273C, then it follows that 400 K equals:
Multiple Choice
Tags
Choose question tag
The pressure in a constant-volume gas thermometer extrapolates to zero at what temperature?
Multiple Choice
Tags
Choose question tag
Which best describes the relationship between two systems in thermal equilibrium?
Multiple Choice
Tags
Choose question tag
Which best describes a system made up of ice, water and steam existing together?
Multiple Choice
Tags
Choose question tag
88F is how many degrees Celsius?
Multiple Choice