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Finding C in Chapter 9 #19

Posted: Tue Jan 31, 2017 1:09 am
by Jennifer_Lam_1A
When finding the entropy of step 1, why isn't C multiplied by (5/2) as the question says that it is at constant pressure?

Re: Finding C in Chapter 9 #19

Posted: Tue Jan 31, 2017 9:39 pm
by Kendall_Chaffin_3C
The gas constant, R, is multiplied by 5/2 to find C at a constant pressure. So you don't need to multiply C by 5/2