Essential University Physics: Volume 1 (3rd Edition)

Published by Pearson
ISBN 10: 0321993721
ISBN 13: 978-0-32199-372-4

Chapter 18 - Exercises and Problems - Page 332: 72


a) Adiabatic

Work Step by Step

a) Using excel, we graph the logarithm of each of the points. Doing this, we see that the process is adiabatic. b) Using the y-intercept of the trendline, we see that the value of $\gamma$ is equal to .0459.
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