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Enthalpy question
« on: July 31, 2007, 02:26:48 PM »
well i have this question from the book, and the answer is there, but i just cannot figure out how they got the answer, i try to follow all the steps they did, but i never the the same answer, its from the atkins physical chemistry book page 45 example 2.4
maybe somebady can explain what they did


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Re: Enthalpy question
« Reply #1 on: July 31, 2007, 11:46:31 PM »
Hah hah. I spent a long time trying to figure this out. I had came to the conclusion that the book was wrong, so I went to find it's errata. The book is not wrong. Luckily for you that it just so happens that chapter 2 of this book is free over the internet, as example content.
For those interested (on the right menu bar):

Go back to table 2.2 on page 45 and look at the units of your constants again.


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