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when air is compressed it heats up because the uncompressed air contains heat. Heat is a form of energy that's all around us even in the coldest winter. Cold is void of heat, cold is caused by the lack of heat energy. That being said, when you compress air containing heat, the heat is also compressed. This causes the tire and the air inside to be warmer that the surrounding area till the heat is dissipated to the surrounding area. The tire and it's air inside becomes the same temperature as the surrounding space. Just remember, heat is a form of energy.

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Q: Explain the tire becomes warm when air is being pumped into it?
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This could be caused by one or More of these factors. The Air Compressor that supplies the air heats the air before it gets to the tire. Feel the air to see if it is hotter. The air temperature rises as the pressure increases. So as you inflate the tire to raise the pressure, the temperature also rises.

Is there a limit to the amount of air that can be pumped into a bicycle tire?

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Because, the air pressure hitting the tire, and as it hitting we put some air pressure into it so the tire is fully pumped up.

What type of air is pumped into a tire?

The kind you breathe, some pump Nitrogen into their tyres.

What happen when more air is pumped into the tire when temperature is kept constant?

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Will this entropy change by positive or negative air is pumped into a tire?

entropy is decreasing, so negative

Tom plumped air into his bicycle tire until the tire is fullhe is still able to pump some air what does this show?

This shows air can be compressed so more air could be pumped in.

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