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When the door of a fridge is kept open for a long time, does it reduce the temperature in the room? If yes, by what fraction and if no, why?

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No, opening the door of the fridge does not cool the room.

A fridge is a heat pump which takes air inside the fridge and removes heat from it to cool the air. This heat is let out in t...

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