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A 5.0-m-diameter solid aluminum sphere is launched into space. By how much does its diameter increase? Give your answer in mm.

2.4

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Given Info

Aluminum sphere

Radius: 5m

Initial Pressure: 1atm

Final pressure: 0

New Radius (radius in space): ?

Formula Used

Where, B = Bulks Modulus

P = Pressure

V = Volume

Substituting Values

Let new radius of the sphere(in space) be x.

And therefore change in radius is x - 5 = 0.0000024m or 2.4

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