Reversible systems

isochoric/isometric:
isothermal:
isobaric:

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Tiffany Cao 1D
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Reversible systems

Postby Tiffany Cao 1D » Fri Feb 02, 2018 4:37 pm

If there was a there is a change in volume and pressure, would we use Cv or Cp to calculate entropy?

Nisarg Shah 1C
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Re: Reversible systems

Postby Nisarg Shah 1C » Fri Feb 02, 2018 10:39 pm

I believe you would have to use both because you have to add the change in entropy associated with volume and the change in entropy associated with pressure to find the total entropy change of the system.

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Re: Reversible systems

Postby Scout_2C » Sat Feb 03, 2018 2:21 pm

Yep, you would find deltaS for the volume change, then the deltaS for the pressure change then add these values up to find deltaS total.

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Re: Reversible systems

Postby Emma Miltenberger 2I » Sun Feb 04, 2018 3:04 pm

In this case, both the pressure and volume contribute to the overall deltaS. Therefore, you would calculate each individually using Cp and Cv and add those respective values together.

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Re: Reversible systems

Postby Christy Zhao 1H » Sun Feb 04, 2018 3:22 pm

Yes, you would calculate the change in entropy for the change in volume and the change in pressure, and add the entropy changes together.

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Re: Reversible systems

Postby Rachel Lu_dis1H » Sun Feb 04, 2018 3:43 pm

Yes since both change in volume and change in pressure increase entropy, you would would calculate the entropy from volume and pressure, then add them together.

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Re: Reversible systems

Postby Timothy Kim 1B » Sun Feb 04, 2018 7:54 pm

You would find the entropy change for both change in pressure and volume and add the net change for this reaction.

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Re: Reversible systems

Postby Amelia Georgius 1K » Wed Feb 07, 2018 5:19 pm

Because both volume and pressure are changing, you would need to use both Cv and Cp


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