Chemistry: A Molecular Approach (3rd Edition)

Published by Prentice Hall
ISBN 10: 0321809246
ISBN 13: 978-0-32180-924-7

Chapter 6 - Sections 6.1-6.10 - Exercises - Problems by Topic: 72

Answer

The reaction should be carried out under constant volume because you don't want to transfer any energy to the surroundings as work.

Work Step by Step

Under constant volume, all of the energy is transferred in the form of heat.
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