Essential University Physics: Volume 1 (4th Edition)

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ISBN 10: 0-134-98855-8
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Chapter 18 - Exercises and Problems - Page 341: 23


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We know that $W=-P_1V_1ln(\frac{V_2}{V_1})$ We plug in the known values to obtain: $W=-101325\times 6.8\times ln(0.05)$ $W=2.1MJ$
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