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

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5.15 Entropy changes for various methods of adding heat The

water is 4.18 joules gram-1 degree 1. (a) One kilogram of water at 0°C is brought

into contact with a large heat reservoir at 100°C. When the water has reached ...

5.15 Entropy changes for various methods of adding heat The

**specific heat**ofwater is 4.18 joules gram-1 degree 1. (a) One kilogram of water at 0°C is brought

into contact with a large heat reservoir at 100°C. When the water has reached ...

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is maintained in a reasonably good vacuum, a single layer of molecules, one

molecular diameter thick, can form on this surface. (The molecules are then said

to ...

6.16

**Specific heat**of an adsorbed mobile monolayer If the surface of some solidis maintained in a reasonably good vacuum, a single layer of molecules, one

molecular diameter thick, can form on this surface. (The molecules are then said

to ...

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What is the

Suggestion: There is no need to evaluate explicitly any integral to answer these

questions.) 6.20

has a ...

What is the

**specific heat**at constant volume per mole of these particles? (Suggestion: There is no need to evaluate explicitly any integral to answer these

questions.) 6.20

**Specific heat**of a highly anisotropic solid Consider a solid whichhas a ...

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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