9.25, Calculation

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Douglas Nguyen 2J
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9.25, Calculation

Postby Douglas Nguyen 2J » Fri Feb 08, 2019 9:44 pm

"9.25 If SO2F2 adopts a positionally disordered arrangement in its crystal form, what might its residual molar entropy be?"

When calculating entropy using S=k(b)lnW, the solutions manual states that W is 6^(6.02214*10^23). Is the exponent just based on the number of molecules/units involved in the reaction?

Jerome Mercado 2J
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Re: 9.25, Calculation

Postby Jerome Mercado 2J » Fri Feb 08, 2019 10:19 pm

Yes, since the Boltzmann Formula relates entropy and how the molecules arrange in said micro-states:

Thus 6 ^ avogadro's number would be W.

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