Enthalpy

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Alexis Robles 2k
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Enthalpy

Postby Alexis Robles 2k » Sun Jan 26, 2020 10:15 pm

what makes Enthalpy a state?

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Re: Enthalpy

Postby Joowon Seo 3A » Sun Jan 26, 2020 10:19 pm

Enthalpy is a state because it does matter how it gets to the final value.

Julie Park 1G
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Re: Enthalpy

Postby Julie Park 1G » Sun Jan 26, 2020 10:21 pm

Enthalpy is a state function/property because its value is independent of how the sample was prepared. Instead, it's value is determined by its current state. In other words, a state property (enthalpy) is not dependent on the path taken to obtain that state.

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Re: Enthalpy

Postby Alondra » Sun Jan 26, 2020 10:22 pm

Enthalpy depends on the initial and final values of the reaction. It does not take into account the path taken to arrive to such destination.


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