Boltzmann Equation for Entropy:

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Kassandra Molina 2B
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Postby Kassandra Molina 2B » Sun Mar 18, 2018 9:05 pm

just to verify: w is the number of orientation (# of ways to arrange the atoms in a molecule) to the power of however many molecules are involved?

Mishta Stanislaus 1H
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Re: w

Postby Mishta Stanislaus 1H » Sun Mar 18, 2018 9:24 pm

yes this is correct

Matthew Tran 1H
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Re: w

Postby Matthew Tran 1H » Tue Feb 05, 2019 12:01 am

Make sure you use a capital W when referring to degeneracy, since we use lowercase w to refer to work. Otherwise you will probably mix them up since they are commonly used in this unit.

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