HW 4A.11

Moderators: Chem_Mod, Chem_Admin

Vana Mirzakhani 3I
Posts: 62
Joined: Fri Sep 28, 2018 12:24 am

HW 4A.11

Postby Vana Mirzakhani 3I » Fri Mar 15, 2019 6:56 pm

Why is it that in the 7th edition HW 4A.11, the answer key solved the problem in K but the book gave us the variables in degrees C? There was no conversion between degrees C and K, the answer key just solved it using the the numbers as given. Thank you.

Chem_Mod
Posts: 18164
Joined: Thu Aug 04, 2011 1:53 pm
Has upvoted: 426 times

Re: HW 4A.11

Postby Chem_Mod » Sat Mar 16, 2019 7:45 pm

Kelvin is the standard unit for temperature. As a good rule of thumb always have your temperature be in Kelvin.


Return to “Heat Capacities, Calorimeters & Calorimetry Calculations”

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: No registered users and 1 guest