Chemistry (4th Edition)

Published by McGraw-Hill Publishing Company
ISBN 10: 0078021529
ISBN 13: 978-0-07802-152-7

Chapter 1 - Questions and Problems - Page 32: 1.34


(a) Extensive (b) Extensive (c) Intensive (d) Extensice

Work Step by Step

An intensive property is independent of the size of the type of matter and only depends on the type of sample, not the amount. An extensive property depends on the amount of a substance. (a) (b) and (d) are all extensive because those properties depend on the amount of the sample. (c) is intensive because it doesn't matter how much of a substance there is; the temperature will stay the same.
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