The article presents two questions and answers including a decrease in highway gas mileage in heavy rain and the initial velocity of a bullet in case the propellant in its cartridge exploded outside of a gun.
Original Publication Citation
Weinstein, L. (2019). Solutions for Fermi questions, February 2019: Question 1: Driving rain; Question 2: Cooking off ammo. Physics Teacher, 57(2), A123-A124. doi:10.1119/1.5088456
Weinstein, Larry, "Solutions for Fermi questions, February 2019: Question 1: Driving Rain, Question 2: Cooking Off Ammo" (2019). Physics Faculty Publications. 368.
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