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Postby Karina Koo 2H » Wed Feb 13, 2019 12:05 am

which equation do u use for bomb calorimeters and which one do u use for normal calorimeters?

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Re: calorimeters

Postby Chem_Mod » Wed Feb 13, 2019 10:22 am

While we use similar equations, certain conditions are different. The bomb calorimeter is under constant volume but not pressure. Other calorimeters may be under constant pressure. This will dictate your formula choice and which heat capacity value you will use

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