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College Physics

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College Physics

1st Edition
Paul Peter Urone + 1 other
Publisher: OpenStax College
ISBN: 9781938168000

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Chapter 7, Problem 47PE
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(a) What is the efficiency of an out-of-condition professor who does 2.10 × 10 5 J of useful work while metabolizing 500 kcal of food energy? (b) How many food calories would a well-conditioned athlete metabolize in doing the same work with an efficiency of 20%?

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