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 May 23rd 2013, 04:30 PM #1 Junior Member   Join Date: May 2013 Posts: 6 thermo expansion http://s13.postimg.org/4opdl7bev/screenshot_83.png what should i do?
 May 24th 2013, 06:22 AM #2 Physics Team     Join Date: Jun 2010 Location: Morristown, NJ USA Posts: 2,352 You need to know the coefficient of thermal expansion for turpentine and aluminum. Calculate the change in voliume of both the liquid and the container, and the amount that spil sover is the difference between them. You can then determine what percentage of the liquid spills, which gives you the answer to the last part.
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 Originally Posted by ChipB You need to know the coefficient of thermal expansion for turpentine and aluminum. Calculate the change in voliume of both the liquid and the container, and the amount that spil sover is the difference between them. You can then determine what percentage of the liquid spills, which gives you the answer to the last part.
ok thank you very much I got it
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