Heat Curve

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Helen Mejia 1I
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Heat Curve

Postby Helen Mejia 1I » Sat Feb 02, 2019 3:07 pm

Are we supposed to memorize the Heat curve or will we be given the heat curve?

Samantha Ito 2E
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Re: Heat Curve

Postby Samantha Ito 2E » Sat Feb 02, 2019 3:15 pm

We will probably have to know the heat curve and the general concepts that it is indicating. I think it would also be helpful to know the key temperatures where a phase change is occurring in water (0 degrees Celsius and 100 degrees Celsius).

Yousif Jafar 1G
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Re: Heat Curve

Postby Yousif Jafar 1G » Sat Feb 02, 2019 3:35 pm

I think we just have to know how to read the graph and draw information from it

Swetha Ampabathina1I
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Re: Heat Curve

Postby Swetha Ampabathina1I » Sat Feb 02, 2019 3:44 pm

I'm pretty sure we will be given the heat curve.

lindsey_ammann_4E
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Re: Heat Curve

Postby lindsey_ammann_4E » Mon Feb 04, 2019 1:41 pm

We will be given the curve if we need the values to solve a problem. Lavelle never makes us memorize constants.

Yiting_Gong_4L
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Re: Heat Curve

Postby Yiting_Gong_4L » Mon Feb 04, 2019 4:06 pm

It is probably best to understand the heat curve and how to apply it to questions.

Jasmine Chow 1F
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Re: Heat Curve

Postby Jasmine Chow 1F » Thu Feb 07, 2019 11:19 pm

I believe you should memorize it as it will help with bomb Calorimeter problems and other problems with various phase changes. Even if the curve is given I believe it would be helpful to memorize it anyways. It will save you time on the exam.


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