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someone please read this

Discussion in 'Pre-Dental' started by DentalDimples, May 14, 2008.

  1. DentalDimples

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    hey all,
    I know this probably isn't the best place to be asking this, but i figure this site is full of smart science students so why not give it a shot...

    so i have a physics exam tomorrow and i know one of the questions is going to be what is the dimensions for thermal conductivity... anyone know?? i know the UNIT is W/m*k (watts per meter per kelvin) but that isn't the dimensions..... if anyone knows, i would really appreciate it. thankssssssssss!!!
     
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  3. samdds

    samdds I have faith in myself
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    You should try asking this in pre-dent. Dental students don't do much physics.
     
  4. aphistis

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    Agreed. Moving.
     
  5. UCSF2012

    UCSF2012 Tooth Rehab Student
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    The words "units" and "dimensions" can be used interchangably. Your professor's asking for the units of thermal conductivity. The answer is within your question.
     
  6. doc toothache

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    http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Thermal_conductivity#Difference_between_US_and_European_notation
     

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