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Chapter 11, Problem 53E
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Could an astronaut use a straw to drink a beverage on the moon? Why or why not?

Interpretation Introduction

Interpretation:

Whether an astronaut uses a straw to drink a beverage on the moon, and the reason behind the answer is to be explained.

Concept Introduction:

Pressure is the direct result of a constant collision between gas molecules and the surface around them. The pressure difference outside and inside the body causes many events, one of them is using a drinking straw.

Explanation of Solution

Explanations:

No, an astronaut cannot use a straw to drink a beverage on the moon as the difference in the pressure inside and outside the straw (i.e...

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