Physics for Scientists and Engineers: A Strategic Approach with Modern Physics (3rd Edition)

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Chapter 17 - Work, Heat, and the First Law of Thermodynamics - Conceptual Questions: 7

Answer

There is negative work conducted on the total area of the gas. Therefore, WA would be greater than WB. Therefore, system A will do more more on the gas.

Work Step by Step

There is negative work conducted on the total area of the gas. Therefore, WA would be greater than WB. Therefore, system A will do more more on the gas.
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