## Statistical Physics, Volume 5Elementary college physics course for students majoring in science and engineering. |

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This means that Na is also equal to the number of molecules, of molecular weight

u, which have a total mass of p grams. The number Na is called Avogadro's

number. One

...

This means that Na is also equal to the number of molecules, of molecular weight

u, which have a total mass of p grams. The number Na is called Avogadro's

number. One

**mole**of a certain kind of molecule (or atom) is defined as a quantity...

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It requires 6000 joules of heat to melt 1

Calculate the difference in entropy between 1

this temperature. (b) Find the ratio of the number of states accessible to water to

that ...

It requires 6000 joules of heat to melt 1

**mole**of ice at this temperature. (a)Calculate the difference in entropy between 1

**mole**of water and 1**mole**of ice atthis temperature. (b) Find the ratio of the number of states accessible to water to

that ...

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Phys. 37, 589–591 (October 1965). Each estimated error is one standard

deviation applied to the final digits of the preceding column. The

in accordance with the modern convention where **C is assigned the atomic

weight 12.

Phys. 37, 589–591 (October 1965). Each estimated error is one standard

deviation applied to the final digits of the preceding column. The

**mole**is definedin accordance with the modern convention where **C is assigned the atomic

weight 12.

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### Contents

Characteristic Features of Macroscopic Systems | 1 |

A I | 2 |

I | 6 |

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absolute temperature absorbed accessible approximation assume atoms average Avogadro's calculate classical collision Consider constant container corresponding cules denote discussion distribution ensemble entropy equal equilibrium situation equipartition theorem example exchange energy expression external parameters fluctuations function given heat capacity heat Q heat reservoir Hence ideal gas initial internal energy interval isolated system kinetic energy large number left half liquid ln Q macroscopic parameters macroscopic system macrostate magnetic field magnetic moment magnitude mass mean energy mean number mean pressure mean value measured mechanics mole molecular momentum number of molecules occur oscillator particle particular partition phase space piston position possible values Prob quantity quantum numbers quasi-static random relation result simply solid specific heat spin system statistical statistical ensemble statistically independent Suppose thermal contact thermal interaction thermally insulated thermometer tion total energy total magnetic total number unit volume velocity