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delta U=0

Posted: Mon Feb 13, 2017 5:14 pm
by GabrielaGutierrez2A
Why in an isothermal process is delta U always equal to zero?

Re: delta U=0

Posted: Mon Feb 13, 2017 5:45 pm
by Yiling Liu 1N
Internal energy is dependent on temperature. In isothermal processes, temperature change is 0, thus internal energy change is also 0 for an ideal gas.