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Pizza Rolls 5H

Postby Sydney Pell 2E » Wed Feb 12, 2020 12:47 pm

Why does Lead have a higher molar entropy than Carbon?

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Re: Pizza Rolls 5H

Postby jisulee1C » Wed Feb 12, 2020 3:19 pm

Pb lead which has 82 electrons has a higher molar entropy than C carbon which has 6 electrons because overall lead has more particles (82 protons / 82 electrons and some number of neutrons) than carbon which has only 6 protons / 6 electrons and some lower number of neutrons. Because lead has more particles, there are more states it can be in which means that it has a higher molar entropy where more states = more disorder.


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