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 Name: Thermal Expansion of Solids and Liquids ID: m42215 Language: English (en) Summary: Define and describe thermal expansion. Calculate the linear expansion of an object given its initial length, change in temperature, and coefficient of linear expansion. Calculate the volume expansion of an object given its initial volume, change in temperature, and coefficient of volume expansion. Calculate thermal stress on an object given its original volume, temperature change, volume change, and bulk modulus. Subject: Science and Technology Keywords: Bulk modulus, Coefficient of expansion, Coefficient of linear expansion, Coefficient of volume expansion, Linear expansion, Temperature, Thermal expansion, Thermal stress, Volume expansion License: Creative Commons Attribution License CC-BY 3.0 Authors: Copyright Holders: Maintainers: Latest version: 1.4 (history) First publication date: Dec 22, 2011 3:25 pm +0000 Last revision to module: Sep 9, 2013 9:51 am +0000

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 Version: 1.4 Sep 9, 2013 9:51 am +0000 by Changes: `fixed solutions` Version: 1.3 Jun 20, 2012 9:57 am +0000 by Changes: `post W&N QA` Version: 1.2 Jun 4, 2012 1:38 pm +0000 by Changes: `initial content publication` Version: 1.1 Dec 29, 2011 12:50 pm +0000 by Changes: `Created module`

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