Deriving Formula on Midterm


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Deriving Formula on Midterm

Postby 904608194 » Tue Feb 09, 2016 8:56 pm

On the midterm, can we jump straight to using w=-nRT(ln[V2/V1]) or do we have to briefly show the steps of its derivation from the formulas on the reference table?

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Re: Deriving Formula on Midterm

Postby Chem_Mod » Tue Feb 09, 2016 8:59 pm

Use any and all formulas directly.
Unless I ask you in the question to derive it, which is rare. If asked to derive a formula then all steps and assumptions/concepts need to be stated.

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