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pizza rolls 5c

Postby Sanjana Borle 2K » Wed Feb 12, 2020 3:29 pm

For 5C on the pizza rolls, it is false that one cannot calculate the entropy of vaporization for water at room temp because water has a boiling point of 373K. How would you calculate entropy of vaporization without raising the temperature? I dont understand how it is false.

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Re: pizza rolls 5c

Postby KaleenaJezycki_1I » Wed Feb 12, 2020 3:40 pm

I believe their explanation was that room temperature= 298K and water vaporizes at 298K therefore you can calculate entropy. I think its similar to the problems we have had where you have to divide entropy up in to steps (since it is a state function) and you can navigate your way to the DeltaSvap of water for that temp. knowing that it has a boiling pt. of 373K. Look at problem 12B- it's sort of an example of the steps you'd take to calculate the DeltaSvap of this.

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Re: pizza rolls 5c

Postby Angela Patel 2J » Wed Feb 12, 2020 3:41 pm

We can calculate entropy of vaporization at temperatures other than the boiling point. Just multiply the entropy of vaporization by the temperature (in Kelvin) and the # of moles of water.


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