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Jan2-13, 10:20 AM
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Calculate the change of volume from volume expansion coefficient

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Thank you
Question : a container is filled with mercury at 0 degree Celcius. At temperature 50 degree Celcius , what is the volume of mercury that will spill out ?
β Of mercury is 18*10^(-5) /Celcius

Is this possible to do ?
What do you think? A delta of 50 degrees is pretty significant.

What is the initial volume?