Chemistry (4th Edition)

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Chapter 5 - Section 5.2 - Introduction to Thermodynamics - Checkpoint: 5.2.1

Answer

e) -43 J.

Work Step by Step

The system releases heat, So q is negative. Given w=0. $\Delta U$= q+w = -43 J + 0 = -43 J.
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