Determining the direction of heat flow for two or more objects in contact with each other
Solving problems involving the change in internal energy of a system using ÎU = Q - W
Recognizing examples of the second law of thermodynamics
Solving problems involving the amount of work done by a heat engine using the equation W[net]= Q[h] - Q[c]
Measuring the efficiency of a heat engine using the equation eff = 1 - (Q[c]) / (Q[h])
Solving problems involving the change in entropy of a system using the equation ƊS = S[final]- S[initial]
Solving problems involving the change in entropy of a system using the equation ΔS = (q[rev]) / (T) where q[rev] is the heat added to a reversible process
Solving problems involving the amount of work done by an ideal gas using the equation W = PÎV
Solving problems involving the amount of work done by calculating the area under a P vs. V graph
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