OAE - Integrated Science: Thermodynamics Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Thermal expansion is _____.

Question 2 2. Consider a wood burning fireplace as a system in which the wood is completely burned into ash and soot. The mass and energy of the wood before burning would be equal to which of the following?

Question 3 3. Which of the following does NOT apply to the First Law of Thermodynamics?

Question 4 4. A small metal rod is placed in a hot oven and heated to 100 degrees C. What happens to the rod?

Question 5 5. Which of the following is the best definition of energy?

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Question 6 6. Why are there plateaus on a heating curve?

Question 7 7. Which of the following is the best definition of entropy?

Question 8 8. How does adding energy to a solid change the substance?

Question 9 9. The aging of our bodies over time is an example of which of the following?

Question 10 10. Two of the most common liquids that are used in thermometers are _____ and _____.

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Question 11 11. What is sublimation and why does it occur?

Question 12 12. Express 55.3 J of heat (or energy) in units of calories.

Question 13 13. Which of the following is the best example of the Second Law of Thermodynamics?

Question 14 14. The higher the temperature, the ______ the particles of matter are moving.

Question 15 15. Does the Law of Energy Conservation apply to machines?

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Question 16 16. Based on the Law of Energy Conservation, which of the following would best maintain a machine's ability to do work without input of additional energy?

Question 17 17. What happens to the amount of usable energy in a system over time?

Question 18 18. Consider a bike coasting along a flat road. Which of the following accounts for the fact that the bike will eventually come to a stop?

Question 19 19. Temperature is the average _____ energy of particles of matter.

Question 20 20. Choose the incorrect statement.

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Question 21 21. Why does room temperature water disappear over time?

Question 22 22. The science of measuring heat transfer when a substance gives out or absorbs heat is known as _____, while the device that is used to experimentally determine the heat associated with a chemical reaction is called a _____.

Question 23 23. How is freezing similar to deposition?

Question 24 24. Why are bodies of water, such as lakes, relatively slow to respond to heating or cooling compared to the land surrounding them?

Question 25 25. How much energy does it take to heat 75 grams of water from 50 to 70°C?

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Question 26 26. The method by which nutritionists determine the energy content of food is known as the _____.

Question 27 27. The temperature of one substance is 90 degrees F and another substance is 50 degrees F. If they are placed close together, what will happen ?

Question 28 28. What does the average kinetic energy of the atoms in a gold ring determine about the ring?

Question 29 29. If you put a piece of chocolate in your mouth and it melts, what mechanism is used to melt the chocolate?

Question 30 30. Heat and temperature are _____.

OAE - Integrated Science: Thermodynamics Chapter Exam Instructions

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