
Temperature and Pressure
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Predict Temperature and Pressure
 Rank the points on an airplane during flight from 14
(1=hottest, 4=coldest).
a. _______ b._______ c. ________ d. ________
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vary.
 Why do you believe your predictions are correct?
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Interpret Temperature and Pressure
Use the pressure diagram to answer the following
questions.
 Determine the pressure at each of the four points.
a. 18
b. 15
c. 17
d. 10
 What is the value of the notch on the chart between 20 and 15?
17.5
 What is the value of the notch on the chart between 15 and 10?
12.5
 What can you conclude from your observations of the airplane
pressure points?
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vary.
Use the temperature diagram to answer the following
questions.
 Determine the temperature at each of the four points.
a. 300
b. 170
c. 300
d. 0
 What is the value of the notch on the chart between 300 and
150? 225
 What is the value of the notch on the chart between 150 and
0? 75
 What can you conclude from your observations of the airplane
temperature points? Answers will
vary.
