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bomb calorimeter

Posted: Sat Jan 25, 2020 3:25 pm
by Jina Kwon
what does a bomb calorimeter do?

Re: bomb calorimeter

Posted: Sat Jan 25, 2020 3:34 pm
by Jacob Puchalski 1G
It measures the heat of chemical reactions

Re: bomb calorimeter

Posted: Sun Jan 26, 2020 12:59 pm
by chari_maya 3B
Is a bomb calorimeter an isolated system?

Re: bomb calorimeter

Posted: Mon Jan 27, 2020 12:33 pm
by 805097738
it measures heat of a system with CV (the volume is fixed so pressure is not constant)

Re: bomb calorimeter

Posted: Mon Jan 27, 2020 1:49 pm
by Christineg1G
A bomb calorimeter is a constant volume calorimeter that is used to measure the heat of specific reactions.

Re: bomb calorimeter

Posted: Mon Jan 27, 2020 1:54 pm
by Robin Cadd 1D
chari_maya 3B wrote:Is a bomb calorimeter an isolated system?

It is a closed system, since heat can be exchanged.