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Absolute zero

  1. May 5, 2005 #1
    Would the entropy of helium at absolute zero be zero?
     
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  3. May 5, 2005 #2
    See the third law of thermodynamics and ask your self does helium crystallize ?
     
  4. May 6, 2005 #3

    Gokul43201

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    Is this for HS or college ?
     
  5. May 6, 2005 #4

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    The statistical entropy of every statistical system should go to zero,when absolute temp goes to zero.If it doesn't,then the statistical description used to get that result is wrong...

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