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**Only the best--physics(unit analysis) question**

## Homework Statement

Ok, this is under the unit analysis section:

-----------> We can express the radius of the fireball (resulting from a bomb) R in terms of t, ρ and E as R= const2x E^(1/x)t^(-y/x)ρ^(−z/x).

Verify the relationship between R and t (That is R is proportional to t^(–y/x)) by plotting log (R) vs log (t) using the information provided in the pictures.

Fit the data of log (R) vs log (t) with a straight line. What is the slope of the

fit? What does the slope mean? Can you see why we are plotting log (R) vs

log (t) instead of R vs t?

--Basically, the pictures show the fireballs of a bomb with the diameter(m) at certain times(ms):

6ms--80m

120ms--110m

53ms--180m

## Homework Equations

- Is it me, or is the question too vague? I am trying to understand what it's asking and how I should answer.

## The Attempt at a Solution

In the previous question, I have found z= 1 y= -2 and x= 5 for the values in the R=.... equation.

However, I don't know what they mean by plotting the log and fitting the data. I have tried graphing log (x) and log (x^(2/5)) but it doens't seem correct.

Thank you in advance.

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