Heat

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Joanne Guan 1B
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Heat

Postby Joanne Guan 1B » Tue Feb 13, 2018 7:19 pm

Why is heat not a state function?

Aditya Pimplaskar 1J
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Re: Heat

Postby Aditya Pimplaskar 1J » Tue Feb 13, 2018 8:40 pm

Heat is transferred from hotter bodies to colder bodies and depends on the other thermodynamic phenomena that are occurring. In turn, it matters the path that the heat follows. Heat is not something that a body inherently has; it's defined as transferred energy, which depends on math.


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