There is a term called “hydrotherapy” (http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hydrotherapy), which states that cold water bath can reduce pain and improve health, especially immune function. Explain the possible benefits and possible problems of hydrotherapy with the information you learned.

There is a term called “hydrotherapy” (http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hydrotherapy), which states that cold water bath can reduce pain and improve health, especially immune function. Explain the possible benefits and possible problems of hydrotherapy with the information you learned.

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What is the rate of heat removal from a cold space, Qin, in kJ, for a refrigeration cycle where the coefficient of performance, , is 2 and the work input to the cycle is Wcycle=78kJ ? Express your answer as a number with ONE place after the decimal; e.g., 25.1, 76.3, etc.

What is the rate of heat removal from a cold space, Qin, in kJ, for a refrigeration cycle where the coefficient of performance, , is 2 and the work input to the cycle is Wcycle=78kJ ? Express your answer as a number with ONE place after the decimal; e.g., 25.1, 76.3, etc.

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In case the body have to stay in lower temperature for extended time period (more than 1 hour), how does the body regulate its response?

In case the body have to stay in lower temperature for extended time period (more than 1 hour), how does the body regulate its response?

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Chapter 03 Reading Questions Due: 11:59pm on Friday, May 23, 2014 You will receive no credit for items you complete after the assignment is due. Grading Policy Chapter 3 Reading Quiz Question 1 Part A Isotopes of an element differ from each other by the _____. ANSWER: Correct Chapter 3 Reading Quiz Question 2 Part A Which one of the following statements about pH is correct? ANSWER: Correct Lemon juice is an acid. Chapter 3 Reading Quiz Question 17 Part A In which form are water molecules most closely bonded to each other? ANSWER: number of electrons number of neutrons types of electrons number of protons Stomach acid has more OH- ions than H+ ions. Baking soda has more H+ ions than OH- ions. Lemon juice has more H+ ions than OH- ions. Seawater is slightly acidic. Chapter 03 Reading Questions http://session.masteringenvironmentalscience.com/myct/assignmentPrintV… 1 of 9 5/21/2014 7:58 PM Correct Chapter 3 Reading Quiz Question 16 Part A Which one of the following is a molecule but NOT a compound? ANSWER: Correct Oxygen is a molecule made up of just one element. Therefore, it is not a compound. Chapter 3 Reading Quiz Question 3 Part A Which one of the following is a carbohydrate and one of Earth’s most abundant organic molecule? ANSWER: Correct equally closely bonded in water vapor and ice solid ice forming part of an Antarctic sheet liquid water a few degrees above the freezing point water vapor above a boiling pot of water CH4 O2 CO2 H2O oil protein cellulose DNA Chapter 03 Reading Questions http://session.masteringenvironmentalscience.com/myct/assignmentPrintV… 2 of 9 5/21/2014 7:58 PM Chapter 3 Reading Quiz Question 4 Part A Which one of the following is a protein that functions as a catalyst? ANSWER: Correct Chapter 3 Reading Quiz Question 18 Part A The process of translation involves the use of _____. ANSWER: Chapter 3 Reading Quiz Question 5 Part A The cooling effect of sweating best represents _____. ANSWER: glucose cellulose enzyme RNA proteins to make lipids lipids to make carbohydrates carbohydrates to make proteins nucleic acids to make proteins latent heat transfer conduction radiation convection Chapter 03 Reading Questions http://session.masteringenvironmentalscience.com/myct/assignmentPrintV… 3 of 9 5/21/2014 7:58 PM Correct Chapter 3 Reading Quiz Question 6 Part A When plants use sunlight in photosynthesis, the plants are using a form of _____. ANSWER: Correct Chapter 3 Reading Quiz Question 8 Part A Which of the following converts mass to energy? ANSWER: Correct Chapter 3 Reading Quiz Question 19 Part A When a windmill turns to generate electricity, the amount of kinetic energy input _____. ANSWER: chemical energy in sunlight nuclear fission electromagnetic radiation conduction conduction the breaking of chemical bonds nuclear fission photosynthesis Chapter 03 Reading Questions http://session.masteringenvironmentalscience.com/myct/assignmentPrintV… 4 of 9 5/21/2014 7:58 PM Correct Chapter 3 Reading Quiz Question 20 Part A Which of the following best represents kinetic energy? ANSWER: Correct Chapter 3 Reading Quiz Question 21 Part A Which of the following processes reduces entropy? ANSWER: Correct Chapter 3 Reading Quiz Question 9 is unrelated to the amount of electrical energy produced is more than the amount of electrical energy produced equals the amount of electrical energy produced is less than the amount of electrical energy produced a charged battery gunpowder in a bullet the energy in the wax molecules of a candle a hot burner on a stove burning gasoline in an automobile engine photosynthesis in a leaf a person walking up a flight of stairs cell respiration in a leaf Chapter 03 Reading Questions http://session.masteringenvironmentalscience.com/myct/assignmentPrintV… 5 of 9 5/21/2014 7:58 PM Part A Which one of the following planets is a gas giant? ANSWER: Correct Chapter 3 Reading Quiz Question 10 Part A What is the main driving force that causes Earth’s tectonic plates to drift? ANSWER: Correct Chapter 3 Reading Quiz Question 23 Part A In which of the following locations would you expect to find large quantities of young rocks? ANSWER: Venus Jupiter Mars Mercury Heat from Earth’s core causes the mantle rock to circulate. The weight of the tectonic plates causes them to sink and melt. Currents of magma from the core of Earth circulate just beneath the tectonic plates. Electromagnetic radiation from the sun heats the tectonic plates, causing them to expand. the Appalachian Mountains the Himalayas deep in the central parts of India the Mid-Atlantic Ridge Chapter 03 Reading Questions http://session.masteringenvironmentalscience.com/myct/assignmentPrintV… 6 of 9 5/21/2014 7:58 PM Chapter 3 Reading Quiz Question 12 Part A The oxygen-rich atmosphere of Earth is mainly the result of _____. ANSWER: Correct Chapter 3 Reading Quiz Question 13 Part A A scientist working on the chemical reactions in the ozone layer is studying the _____. ANSWER: Correct Chapter 3 Reading Quiz Question 24 Part A The total amount of moisture in the air is highest when relative humidity is _____. ANSWER: volcanic activity chemical reactions between the early Earth atmosphere and iron photosynthetic organisms erosion of rocks into soil troposphere thermosphere stratosphere mesosphere Chapter 03 Reading Questions http://session.masteringenvironmentalscience.com/myct/assignmentPrintV… 7 of 9 5/21/2014 7:58 PM Chapter 3 Reading Quiz Question 15 Part A You are enjoying a spring day but expect a storm to arrive soon . As the storm arrives and the rain begins to fall, you notice that the temperature drops dramatically. Most likely, you have just experienced the arrival of a _____. ANSWER: Correct Chapter 3 Reading Quiz Question 25 Part A Every day tremendous amounts of the sun’s energy strikes Earth. Why doesn’t Earth overheat? ANSWER: Correct Earth’s energy budget is balanced. Over the course of a year, the energy input is equal to the energy output. Chapter 3 Reading Quiz Question 7 low and temperatures are low high and temperatures are high high and temperatures are low low and temperatures are high cold front Hadley cell intertropical convergence stratospheric event The energy is ultimately radiated back to space. Much of the heat melts rocks, forming lava deep inside of Earth. Most of the energy is used in photosynthesis to help plants grow and survive. The energy mostly is absorbed in various weather systems. Chapter 03 Reading Questions http://session.masteringenvironmentalscience.com/myct/assignmentPrintV… 8 of 9 5/21/2014 7:58 PM Part A How many calories are required to heat up 1,000 grams of liquid water (about 1 liter) from 20 °C to 70 °C? ANSWER: Correct Chapter 3 Reading Quiz Question 14 Part A Hadley cells near the Equator consist of _____. ANSWER: Correct Score Summary: Your score on this assignment is 85.5%. You received 19.67 out of a possible total of 23 points. 100 1,000 5,000 50,000 rising dry air associated with deserts and falling moist air that produces precipitation and rainforests rising moist air that produces precipitation and rainforests, and falling dry air associated with deserts warm, moist air rising up the sides of mountains and cool, dry air descending on the leeward sides cool, dry air rising up the sides of mountains and warm, moist air descending on the leeward sides Chapter 03 Reading Questions http://session.masteringenvironmentalscience.com/myct/assignmentPrintV… 9 of 9 5/21/2014 7:58 PM

Chapter 03 Reading Questions Due: 11:59pm on Friday, May 23, 2014 You will receive no credit for items you complete after the assignment is due. Grading Policy Chapter 3 Reading Quiz Question 1 Part A Isotopes of an element differ from each other by the _____. ANSWER: Correct Chapter 3 Reading Quiz Question 2 Part A Which one of the following statements about pH is correct? ANSWER: Correct Lemon juice is an acid. Chapter 3 Reading Quiz Question 17 Part A In which form are water molecules most closely bonded to each other? ANSWER: number of electrons number of neutrons types of electrons number of protons Stomach acid has more OH- ions than H+ ions. Baking soda has more H+ ions than OH- ions. Lemon juice has more H+ ions than OH- ions. Seawater is slightly acidic. Chapter 03 Reading Questions http://session.masteringenvironmentalscience.com/myct/assignmentPrintV… 1 of 9 5/21/2014 7:58 PM Correct Chapter 3 Reading Quiz Question 16 Part A Which one of the following is a molecule but NOT a compound? ANSWER: Correct Oxygen is a molecule made up of just one element. Therefore, it is not a compound. Chapter 3 Reading Quiz Question 3 Part A Which one of the following is a carbohydrate and one of Earth’s most abundant organic molecule? ANSWER: Correct equally closely bonded in water vapor and ice solid ice forming part of an Antarctic sheet liquid water a few degrees above the freezing point water vapor above a boiling pot of water CH4 O2 CO2 H2O oil protein cellulose DNA Chapter 03 Reading Questions http://session.masteringenvironmentalscience.com/myct/assignmentPrintV… 2 of 9 5/21/2014 7:58 PM Chapter 3 Reading Quiz Question 4 Part A Which one of the following is a protein that functions as a catalyst? ANSWER: Correct Chapter 3 Reading Quiz Question 18 Part A The process of translation involves the use of _____. ANSWER: Chapter 3 Reading Quiz Question 5 Part A The cooling effect of sweating best represents _____. ANSWER: glucose cellulose enzyme RNA proteins to make lipids lipids to make carbohydrates carbohydrates to make proteins nucleic acids to make proteins latent heat transfer conduction radiation convection Chapter 03 Reading Questions http://session.masteringenvironmentalscience.com/myct/assignmentPrintV… 3 of 9 5/21/2014 7:58 PM Correct Chapter 3 Reading Quiz Question 6 Part A When plants use sunlight in photosynthesis, the plants are using a form of _____. ANSWER: Correct Chapter 3 Reading Quiz Question 8 Part A Which of the following converts mass to energy? ANSWER: Correct Chapter 3 Reading Quiz Question 19 Part A When a windmill turns to generate electricity, the amount of kinetic energy input _____. ANSWER: chemical energy in sunlight nuclear fission electromagnetic radiation conduction conduction the breaking of chemical bonds nuclear fission photosynthesis Chapter 03 Reading Questions http://session.masteringenvironmentalscience.com/myct/assignmentPrintV… 4 of 9 5/21/2014 7:58 PM Correct Chapter 3 Reading Quiz Question 20 Part A Which of the following best represents kinetic energy? ANSWER: Correct Chapter 3 Reading Quiz Question 21 Part A Which of the following processes reduces entropy? ANSWER: Correct Chapter 3 Reading Quiz Question 9 is unrelated to the amount of electrical energy produced is more than the amount of electrical energy produced equals the amount of electrical energy produced is less than the amount of electrical energy produced a charged battery gunpowder in a bullet the energy in the wax molecules of a candle a hot burner on a stove burning gasoline in an automobile engine photosynthesis in a leaf a person walking up a flight of stairs cell respiration in a leaf Chapter 03 Reading Questions http://session.masteringenvironmentalscience.com/myct/assignmentPrintV… 5 of 9 5/21/2014 7:58 PM Part A Which one of the following planets is a gas giant? ANSWER: Correct Chapter 3 Reading Quiz Question 10 Part A What is the main driving force that causes Earth’s tectonic plates to drift? ANSWER: Correct Chapter 3 Reading Quiz Question 23 Part A In which of the following locations would you expect to find large quantities of young rocks? ANSWER: Venus Jupiter Mars Mercury Heat from Earth’s core causes the mantle rock to circulate. The weight of the tectonic plates causes them to sink and melt. Currents of magma from the core of Earth circulate just beneath the tectonic plates. Electromagnetic radiation from the sun heats the tectonic plates, causing them to expand. the Appalachian Mountains the Himalayas deep in the central parts of India the Mid-Atlantic Ridge Chapter 03 Reading Questions http://session.masteringenvironmentalscience.com/myct/assignmentPrintV… 6 of 9 5/21/2014 7:58 PM Chapter 3 Reading Quiz Question 12 Part A The oxygen-rich atmosphere of Earth is mainly the result of _____. ANSWER: Correct Chapter 3 Reading Quiz Question 13 Part A A scientist working on the chemical reactions in the ozone layer is studying the _____. ANSWER: Correct Chapter 3 Reading Quiz Question 24 Part A The total amount of moisture in the air is highest when relative humidity is _____. ANSWER: volcanic activity chemical reactions between the early Earth atmosphere and iron photosynthetic organisms erosion of rocks into soil troposphere thermosphere stratosphere mesosphere Chapter 03 Reading Questions http://session.masteringenvironmentalscience.com/myct/assignmentPrintV… 7 of 9 5/21/2014 7:58 PM Chapter 3 Reading Quiz Question 15 Part A You are enjoying a spring day but expect a storm to arrive soon . As the storm arrives and the rain begins to fall, you notice that the temperature drops dramatically. Most likely, you have just experienced the arrival of a _____. ANSWER: Correct Chapter 3 Reading Quiz Question 25 Part A Every day tremendous amounts of the sun’s energy strikes Earth. Why doesn’t Earth overheat? ANSWER: Correct Earth’s energy budget is balanced. Over the course of a year, the energy input is equal to the energy output. Chapter 3 Reading Quiz Question 7 low and temperatures are low high and temperatures are high high and temperatures are low low and temperatures are high cold front Hadley cell intertropical convergence stratospheric event The energy is ultimately radiated back to space. Much of the heat melts rocks, forming lava deep inside of Earth. Most of the energy is used in photosynthesis to help plants grow and survive. The energy mostly is absorbed in various weather systems. Chapter 03 Reading Questions http://session.masteringenvironmentalscience.com/myct/assignmentPrintV… 8 of 9 5/21/2014 7:58 PM Part A How many calories are required to heat up 1,000 grams of liquid water (about 1 liter) from 20 °C to 70 °C? ANSWER: Correct Chapter 3 Reading Quiz Question 14 Part A Hadley cells near the Equator consist of _____. ANSWER: Correct Score Summary: Your score on this assignment is 85.5%. You received 19.67 out of a possible total of 23 points. 100 1,000 5,000 50,000 rising dry air associated with deserts and falling moist air that produces precipitation and rainforests rising moist air that produces precipitation and rainforests, and falling dry air associated with deserts warm, moist air rising up the sides of mountains and cool, dry air descending on the leeward sides cool, dry air rising up the sides of mountains and warm, moist air descending on the leeward sides Chapter 03 Reading Questions http://session.masteringenvironmentalscience.com/myct/assignmentPrintV… 9 of 9 5/21/2014 7:58 PM

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Overview The human body can regulate its function responding to the change of its environment. Temperature is one of the factors which can modulate the body function. Refer to the related lectures and other resources; answer the followed questions (question 1-5 need at least 400 words together): Q1 In case of cold weather how does human body detect the coldness? Explain the signal detection, delivery, processing and involved cells, tissues and organs.

Overview The human body can regulate its function responding to the change of its environment. Temperature is one of the factors which can modulate the body function. Refer to the related lectures and other resources; answer the followed questions (question 1-5 need at least 400 words together): Q1 In case of cold weather how does human body detect the coldness? Explain the signal detection, delivery, processing and involved cells, tissues and organs.

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Task 1 – Learning Outcome 1.1 Apply Fourier’s law and the Newton rate equation to composite solids and fluid/solid interfaces a. Explain and state Fourier’s Law of heat conduction. cold

Task 1 – Learning Outcome 1.1 Apply Fourier’s law and the Newton rate equation to composite solids and fluid/solid interfaces a. Explain and state Fourier’s Law of heat conduction. cold

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Materials are characterized by: a. Macroscopic properties b. Microstructure c. Atomic level composition d. All of the above 2. Atoms are: a. Composed of only electrons b. An abstract concept c. Found in fractional units d. Composed of a nucleus and electrons 3. The Burger’s vector describes: a. Cracks b. Crystal twinning c. The most direct route to McDonald’s d. Geometry of a crystal dislocation 4. Cubic Close Packed (CCP) is another name for which of the following: a. HCP b. BCC c. FCC d. All of the above 5. Un-vulcanized elastomers tend to: a. Fail catastrophically at low strain b. Be composed of metallic grains c. Deform plastically before failure d. Have elastic moduli ~109 Pa 6. Solid state diffusion & vacancy generation: a. Show Arrhenius-type behavior b. Are completely unrelated c. Increase linearly with Temperature d. Describe the motion of lattice points 7. Diffusion & heat transfer: a. Are completely unrelated b. Are directly related phenomena c. Relate a flux to a gradient d. Increase linearly with Temperature 8. Dislocations: a. Are interstitial dopants b. Are crystal defects c. Require atomic impurities d. Enhance plastic deformation 9. A typical atomic radii is roughly: a. 1 centimeter b. 1 nanometer c. 1 picometer d. 1 angstrom 10. Cubic crystal lattices have: a. Equal edge lengths b. 90° angles between edges c. Both a. & b. d. Atoms at each corner 11. Body centered cubic metals have: a. Close packed directions b. Close packed planes c. Both a. & b. d. Neither a. or b. 12. Face centered cubic metals have: a. Close packed directions b. Close packed planes c. Both a. & b. d. Neither a. or b. 13. A crystal lattice is an: a. Idealized representation of crystal sites in a real crystal b. Exact crystal representation c. Both a. & b. d. Neither a. or b. 14. Defects in a real crystal: a. Are at lattice sites b. Are within interstices c. Improve properties d. Decrease properties e. Require extensive characterization as they may involve a., b., c., & d. 15. Dislocations in metal grains: a. Prevent dislocation motion b. Can be removed through recrystallization c. Improve properties d. Decrease properties e. Require extensive characterization as they may involve a., b., c., & d. 16. The KIC parameter is used to describe: a. The number of possible pizza topping combinations at a given restaurant b. Dislocation density c. Weakening of a material due to cracks/stress concentrations d. The degree of Cold Working

Materials are characterized by: a. Macroscopic properties b. Microstructure c. Atomic level composition d. All of the above 2. Atoms are: a. Composed of only electrons b. An abstract concept c. Found in fractional units d. Composed of a nucleus and electrons 3. The Burger’s vector describes: a. Cracks b. Crystal twinning c. The most direct route to McDonald’s d. Geometry of a crystal dislocation 4. Cubic Close Packed (CCP) is another name for which of the following: a. HCP b. BCC c. FCC d. All of the above 5. Un-vulcanized elastomers tend to: a. Fail catastrophically at low strain b. Be composed of metallic grains c. Deform plastically before failure d. Have elastic moduli ~109 Pa 6. Solid state diffusion & vacancy generation: a. Show Arrhenius-type behavior b. Are completely unrelated c. Increase linearly with Temperature d. Describe the motion of lattice points 7. Diffusion & heat transfer: a. Are completely unrelated b. Are directly related phenomena c. Relate a flux to a gradient d. Increase linearly with Temperature 8. Dislocations: a. Are interstitial dopants b. Are crystal defects c. Require atomic impurities d. Enhance plastic deformation 9. A typical atomic radii is roughly: a. 1 centimeter b. 1 nanometer c. 1 picometer d. 1 angstrom 10. Cubic crystal lattices have: a. Equal edge lengths b. 90° angles between edges c. Both a. & b. d. Atoms at each corner 11. Body centered cubic metals have: a. Close packed directions b. Close packed planes c. Both a. & b. d. Neither a. or b. 12. Face centered cubic metals have: a. Close packed directions b. Close packed planes c. Both a. & b. d. Neither a. or b. 13. A crystal lattice is an: a. Idealized representation of crystal sites in a real crystal b. Exact crystal representation c. Both a. & b. d. Neither a. or b. 14. Defects in a real crystal: a. Are at lattice sites b. Are within interstices c. Improve properties d. Decrease properties e. Require extensive characterization as they may involve a., b., c., & d. 15. Dislocations in metal grains: a. Prevent dislocation motion b. Can be removed through recrystallization c. Improve properties d. Decrease properties e. Require extensive characterization as they may involve a., b., c., & d. 16. The KIC parameter is used to describe: a. The number of possible pizza topping combinations at a given restaurant b. Dislocation density c. Weakening of a material due to cracks/stress concentrations d. The degree of Cold Working

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How will this affect its mechanical properties (strength, ductility)? Hint: think about how the motion of dislocations is blocked by grain boundaries.

How will this affect its mechanical properties (strength, ductility)? Hint: think about how the motion of dislocations is blocked by grain boundaries.

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Problem 1xc) Stirling Expansion Stroke During the isothermal expansion stroke of the idealized Stirling cycle shown, the right hand piston remains fixed as the left hand piston travels downward. Problem 2xc The steam accumulator shown is used to maintain a ready source of new steam at 300°C. A piston of 63.6 metric tonnes maintains the required pressure, and the top of the cylinder is open to the atmosphere. 1 metric tonne = 1,000 kg The initial cold condition is shown at right. Heat is added to achieve the required end conditions The chamber contains no air. Find the temperature and steam quality when the piston begins to move Find the work done during the process and the final height of the piston at the desired condition of 300°C.

Problem 1xc) Stirling Expansion Stroke During the isothermal expansion stroke of the idealized Stirling cycle shown, the right hand piston remains fixed as the left hand piston travels downward. Problem 2xc The steam accumulator shown is used to maintain a ready source of new steam at 300°C. A piston of 63.6 metric tonnes maintains the required pressure, and the top of the cylinder is open to the atmosphere. 1 metric tonne = 1,000 kg The initial cold condition is shown at right. Heat is added to achieve the required end conditions The chamber contains no air. Find the temperature and steam quality when the piston begins to move Find the work done during the process and the final height of the piston at the desired condition of 300°C.

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