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Ideal Behavior

Posted: Sat Jan 27, 2018 9:17 pm
by Jeremiah Samaniego 2C
When a problem states assume ideal behavior (such as in 9.11), what exactly are we assuming?

Re: Ideal Behavior

Posted: Sat Jan 27, 2018 10:07 pm
by Rachel Formaker 1E
In general, when a problem says to assume ideal behavior, it is referring to the ideal gas law:
PV=nRT

Re: Ideal Behavior

Posted: Sat Jan 27, 2018 10:47 pm
by Ashley Macabasco 2K
The term "ideal behavior" simply means that the gas is acting like an ideal gas and would follow the ideal gas equations (PV=nRT).

Re: Ideal Behavior

Posted: Sun Jan 28, 2018 6:07 pm
by Caroline LaPlaca
standard conditions