Essential University Physics: Volume 1 (3rd Edition)

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ISBN 10: 0321993721
ISBN 13: 978-0-32199-372-4

Chapter 19 - For Thought and Discussion: 10

Answer

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Work Step by Step

We know that an adiabatic free expansion is an irreversible process. Thus, the equation cannot be used as it applies only to reversible processes and the entropy change is not equal to zero.
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