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by sun_emily 2D
Sun Mar 05, 2017 11:15 pm
Forum: Administrative Questions and Class Announcements
Topic: Quiz 3 Winter 2017
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Re: Quiz 3 Winter 2017

Are we supposed to memorize the structures of functional groups in both IUPAC names and the shorter ones?
by sun_emily 2D
Sun Jan 22, 2017 10:16 pm
Forum: Heat Capacities, Calorimeters & Calorimetry Calculations
Topic: Adiabatic, Diathermic Walls and Insulation.
Replies: 1
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Adiabatic, Diathermic Walls and Insulation.

Hi. I am a little confused when reading the textbook about the relationship between adiabatic and diathermic walls and insulation. As quoted from the textbook: "The technical term for a thermally insulating wall is an adiabatic wall (from the Greek words for “not passing through”). A system wit...

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