4G. 1B 7th edition

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Maggie Doan 1I
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4G. 1B 7th edition

Postby Maggie Doan 1I » Mon Feb 11, 2019 12:13 am

Calculate the entropy of a sample of a solid in which it is supposed that a substituted benzene molecule, C6H5F, may be found in any one of six orientations with the same energy at T=0. Suppose there is 1.0 mol of molecules in the sample.

Why is one mole of the molecule multiplied with the equation?

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Re: 4G. 1B 7th edition

Postby Laura Gong 3H » Mon Feb 11, 2019 2:11 pm

It tell you that there is 1mol of the substance. W= number of possible orientation^number of particles in 1 mol (which is Avogrado's number)
Then use S=kB*lnW to find the entropy of the sample.

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