1. Limited time only! Sign up for a free 30min personal tutor trial with Chegg Tutors
    Dismiss Notice
Dismiss Notice
Join Physics Forums Today!
The friendliest, high quality science and math community on the planet! Everyone who loves science is here!

Pouring water and Temperature

  1. Dec 1, 2006 #1
    1. The problem statement, all variables and given/known data

    a friend of mine came to me with a physics question and I was embarrassed to not have an answer for him!

    Water is being poured into a container from height h. What is the change in temperature of the water? I don't even know what direction to look so any help would be appreciated. Thanks.
  2. jcsd
  3. Dec 1, 2006 #2

    Doc Al

    User Avatar

    Staff: Mentor

    Hint: Consider the change in mechanical energy of the water. What happens to that energy?
Know someone interested in this topic? Share this thread via Reddit, Google+, Twitter, or Facebook

Similar Discussions: Pouring water and Temperature