# The density of a fluid decreases by 5 percent at constant pressure when its temperature increases by 10C. The coefficient

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The density of a fluid decreases by 5 percent at constant pressure when its temperature increases by 10°C. The coefficient of volume expansion of this fluid is

(a) 0.01 K^{–1 }

(b) 0.005 K^{–1}

(c) 0.1 K^{–1}

(d) 0.5 K^{–1}

(e) 5 K^{–1}

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## Fluid Mechanics Fundamentals And Applications

**ISBN:** 9780073380322

3rd Edition

**Authors:** Yunus Cengel, John Cimbala

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**2**- Properties Of FluidsSection: Problems

Problem: 143

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