Internal energy change


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Internal energy change

Postby JulieAljamal1E » Sun Mar 17, 2019 4:02 pm

How do you calculate the change of internal energy given heat capacity of a calorimeter and the final and initial temperatures?

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Re: Internal energy change

Postby Chem_Mod » Sun Mar 17, 2019 4:34 pm

q = C delta T

Delta U = q + w

Fixed volume: w = 0

Therefore, Delta U = q


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