Equipartition Theorem


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Jenny_Luu_2A
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Equipartition Theorem

Postby Jenny_Luu_2A » Thu Jan 26, 2017 6:15 pm

Can someone explain the equipartition theorem and its applications?

Aneesh_Gowri 1H
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Re: Equipartition Theorem

Postby Aneesh_Gowri 1H » Thu Jan 26, 2017 6:41 pm

Basically, the equipartition theorem states that systems in thermal equilibrium distribute energy evenly throughout the system. From this, you can calculate the average amount of energy and heat in a system.

Jenny_Luu_2A
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Re: Equipartition Theorem

Postby Jenny_Luu_2A » Thu Jan 26, 2017 6:45 pm

thank you!


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