Reversible or irreversible?

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Ekayana Sethi 2K
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Reversible or irreversible?

Postby Ekayana Sethi 2K » Sun Mar 11, 2018 7:30 pm

Suppose that 50.0 g of H2O(l) at 20.0 C is mixed with
65.0 g of H2O(l) at 50.0 C at constant atmospheric pressure
in a thermally insulated vessel. Calculate S and Stot for the
since delta T is 0 is it reversible or irreversible?

Chris Pleman 3E
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Re: Reversible or irreversible?

Postby Chris Pleman 3E » Sun Mar 11, 2018 7:35 pm

Isothermal reactions should be reversible.

Rishi Khettry 1L
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Re: Reversible or irreversible?

Postby Rishi Khettry 1L » Tue Mar 13, 2018 11:10 pm

We know the reaction is isothermal because it takes place in a thermally insulated vessel. At a constant temperature, these reactions are usually reversible

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