## Boltzmann

Boltzmann Equation for Entropy: $S = k_{B} \ln W$

Belle Calforda3f
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### Boltzmann

what does kb mean in the Boltzmann equation?

Patricia Macalalag 2E
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### Re: Boltzmann

kb is Boltzmann's constant, and it's given to us in the constants and formulas sheet

Jessica Wakefield 1H
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### Re: Boltzmann

Kb is 1.381 x 10-23 J/K

Jessica Lutz 2E
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### Re: Boltzmann

Also, when you multiply it by Avogadro's number, 6.03x10^23, you get the gas constant, R, that is also on our equation sheet

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