ideal gas volume

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ideal gas volume

Postby Madelyn Cearlock » Fri Feb 08, 2019 4:56 pm

In the textbook, it says that U is independent of volume bc its an ideal gas. I am confused on why this is. When dealing with ideal gasses, do you ignore the volume when trying to find internal energy?

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Re: ideal gas volume

Postby charlotte_jacobs_4I » Fri Feb 08, 2019 7:05 pm

Is this just having to do with constant volume or would it also be constant temp or pressure?

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