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Ashley Chen
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solving for work

Postby Ashley Chen » Thu Jan 14, 2016 8:51 pm

Whenever we are solving for work, we use the multiply 101.35 J/ (atm x L) after using -P x change in volume right?

Matthew Gutierrez 2D
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Re: solving for work

Postby Matthew Gutierrez 2D » Thu Jan 14, 2016 9:11 pm

Yes, because you want the units to cancel out so that you are left with joules.

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Re: solving for work

Postby Chem_Mod » Sun Jan 17, 2016 12:06 am

Just making sure that P is in atm and deltaV is in L.


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