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Chapter 18 Quiz

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1.    The lowest temperature possible in nature is 
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2.  A volume of air has a temperature of 0 degrees Celsius. An equal volume of air that is twice as hot has a temperature of
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3.  To wholly convert a given amount of heat energy into mechanical energy is
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4.  To totally convert a given amount of mechanical energy into heat is
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5.  The greater the difference in temperature between the input reservoir and the output reservoir for a heat engine, the
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6.  The first law of thermodynamics is a restatement of the
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7.  Chinook winds tend to
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9.  A temperature inversion occurs when the upper layers of air are
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10.  Entropy measures
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11.  Entropy is closely related to the
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12.  Blow on your hand with your open mouth and you feel the warmth of your breath. Pucker your lips so your breath expands as you blow and your breath is
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13.  The earth's atmosphere gets most of its heat
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14.  Industrialization on Earth eventually heats our surroundings to temperatures that are higher than usual. Industrialization in space habitats using exclusively solar power eventually will thermally pollute the solar 
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15.  Adiabatic processes occur 
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16.  When an ideal gas is subjected to an adiabatic process
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17.  During an adiabatic compression of an ideal gas
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18.  A process which takes place at constant temperature is
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19.  A quantity of water has more entropy when it is 
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20.  Entropy can be
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