Equipartition Theorem

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Nancy Le - 1F
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Equipartition Theorem

Postby Nancy Le - 1F » Tue Jan 09, 2018 9:48 pm

What is the equipartition theorem used to calculate?

Suchita 2I
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Re: Equipartition Theorem

Postby Suchita 2I » Tue Jan 09, 2018 9:59 pm

The equipartition theorem is used to calculate the total average kinetic and potential energies at a specific temperature which can further be used to calculate the system's heat capacity.

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