## Equipartition Theorem

$\Delta U=q+w$

Nancy Le - 1F
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### Equipartition Theorem

What is the equipartition theorem used to calculate?

Suchita 2I
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### Re: Equipartition Theorem

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.