Three building materials, plasterboard [k = 0.30 J/(s m Co)], brick [k = 0.60 J/(s m Co)], and wood [k = 0.10 J/(s m Co)], are sandwiched together as the drawing illustrates. The temperatures at the inside and outside surfaces are 25.1^\circ C and 0^\circ C, respectively. Each material has the same thickness and cross-sectional area. Find the temperature (a) at the plasterboard-brick interface and (b) at the brick-wood interface.

Three building materials, plasterboard [k = 0.30 J/(s m Co)], brick [k = 0.60 J/(s m Co)], and wood [k = 0.10 J/(s m Co)], are sandwiched together as the drawing illustrates. The temperatures at the inside and outside surfaces are 25.1^\circ C and 0^\circ C, respectively. Each material has the same thickness and cross-sectional area. Find the temperature (a) at the plasterboard-brick interface and (b) at the brick-wood interface.

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Three building materials, plasterboard [k = 0.30 J/(s m Co)], brick [k = 0.60 J/(s m Co)], and wood [k = 0.10 J/(s m Co)], are sandwiched together as the drawing illustrates. The temperatures at the inside and outside surfaces are \(\displaystyle{25.1}^{\circ}\) C and \(\displaystyle{0}^{\circ}\) C, respectively. Each material has the same thickness and cross-sectional area. Find the temperature (a) at the plasterboard-brick interface and (b) at the brick-wood interface.

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2021-02-18
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