The article provides answers to questions including the amount of energy wasted when Americans throw out unused ice from their drinks, and why blood pressure is measured on the upper arm.
Original Publication Citation
Weinstein, L. (2018). Solutions for Fermi questions, May 2018: Question 1: Throwing out energy; question 2: Blood pressure. Physics Teacher, 56(5), A309-A309. doi:10.1119/1.5033862
Weinstein, Larry, "Solutions for Fermi Questions, May 2018: Question 1: Throwing Out Energy; Question 2: Blood Pressure" (2018). Physics Faculty Publications. 192.
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