q vs. qp

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q vs. qp

Postby sallina_yehdego 2E » Thu Jan 24, 2019 1:05 pm

What is the difference between q and qp?

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Re: q vs. qp

Postby Chem_Mod » Thu Jan 24, 2019 2:19 pm

q is the heat transfer, but sometimes a subscript p indicates that the process happens at constant pressure.

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Re: q vs. qp

Postby LeannaPhan14BDis1D » Sat Jan 26, 2019 9:50 pm

They both are essentially the same I believe but q with a p subscript means it's processed under constant pressure like the other person said.


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