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Cv

Posted: Sun Feb 09, 2020 11:54 pm
by Karina Kong 2H
When do we use Cv vs Cp?

Re: Cv

Posted: Mon Feb 10, 2020 12:10 am
by Venus_Hagan 2L
Cv is at constant volume and Cp is at constant pressure

Re: Cv

Posted: Mon Feb 10, 2020 12:38 am
by Tiffany Chao 2H
Constant pressure may also be called isobaric and constant volume may be called isochoric.

Re: Cv

Posted: Mon Feb 10, 2020 1:57 am
by Sanjana K - 2F
I think they'll be provided on the formula sheet but here are the formulas you'd use anyways:
Ideal gas: Cp = (5/2)R
Ideal gas: Cv = (3/2)R