| Thomas Minchin Goodeve - 1879 - 296 Seiten
...air, as deduced from experiments on the velocity of sound, is 1-408, which is also the ratio of the **specific heat at constant pressure to the specific heat at constant volume.'** 50. It may here be useful to point out one or two applications of the formulae obtained. Let a mass... | |
| Charles Bird (B.A., F.R.A.S.) - 1880
...and assign the conditions necessary to render the polarization complete. 379. From the ratio of the **specific heat at constant pressure to the specific heat at constant volume** the "mechanical equivalent" of heat may be determined. Explain the principles of the calculation and,... | |
| William John Macquorn Rankine, Peter Guthrie Tait - 1881 - 567 Seiten
...subtangent of an isothermal curve to that of a curve of no transmission at the same point, or of the **specific heat at constant pressure to the specific heat at constant volume. This** is a geometrical proof of Laplace's law for all possible fluids. The same law is deduced from the hypothesis... | |
| United States. Congress. House - 1883
...p. 563 ; J. Phys., April, II, I, p. 197.) 4. Specific Heat. Strecker has determined the ratio of the **specific heat at constant pressure to the specific heat at constant volume,** of chlorine, bromine, and iodine, all in the condition of gas, by comparing by Kuudt's method the wave... | |
| 1884
...(Supplement) 1884. XXXIX. On a Metliod of Calculating the Constant 7, expressing the Relation of the **Specific Heat at Constant Pressure to the Specific Heat at Constant Volume.** By W. MOON*. LET H! equal the specific heat of air at constant pressure, and H the specific heat at... | |
| Benjamin Williamson, Francis Alexander Tarleton - 1885 - 459 Seiten
...ture and volume, TZ and vi, by the equation — ' = f — ) , where k is the ratio -ti \fl2/ of the **specific heat at constant pressure to the specific heat at constant volume.** The transformation of the gas in this case is said to be adiabatic. 9. In the preceding example determine... | |
| 1879
...The performance is represented by , Q and we have Q.-Q Q . Q — =S7~=A We have also Q.-Q *c(T.-T.) R **k is the ratio of specific heat at constant pressure...the same for all permanent gases. It follows then** Q i=A /r TT. If the compression follows an adiabatic curve, we shall have for the efficiency — calling... | |
| Sydney Young - 1887 - 64 Seiten
...Mechanical Equivalent of Heat. Calculate the specific heat of air at constant volume, and the ratio of the **specific heat at constant pressure to the specific heat at constant volume,** from the following data : — Specific heat at constant pressure=0-237. Specific gravity of mercury... | |
| Dalhousie University - 1888
...whose volume is changed adiabatieally it is equal to the product of the pressure into the ratio of the **specific heat at constant pressure to the specific heat at constant volume.** II.— HONOURS IN MENTAL AND MORAL PHILOSOPHY. LOGIC. Examiner PROFESSOR LYALL, LL. D. TIME : THREE... | |
| Daniel Evan Jones - 1888 - 260 Seiten
...1-43 gm. Specific heat for constant pressure referred to an equal mass of water, -22. Ratio of the **specific heat at constant pressure to the specific heat at constant volume,** 1-4/1. Specific gravity of mercury, 13-6. lialliol Coll. 1882. CHAPTER VI LIGHT 1. IF the light of... | |
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