Negative change in entropy

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Negative change in entropy

Postby Cindy Flores 2C » Tue Jan 24, 2017 10:33 am

If a system has negative entropy, is there work being done by or on the system?

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Re: Negative change in entropy

Postby Nick_Kopooshian_3C » Tue Jan 24, 2017 10:47 am

yes because it is not a spontaneous reaction since delta S is negative so work has to be done on the system

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