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Homework Help: Entropy for silver

  1. Nov 29, 2004 #1
    Can someone explain to me why the change in entropy for 1 mol of N2, silver, and water are all relatively close together? The values of the change in S I respectively are S=72.8060J/K, 102.1817J/K, 86.6032J/K, 108.8686J/K.

    Yea to me they don't even look close together but they agree with the book's answer (assuming the book is correct).
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  3. Nov 30, 2004 #2
    N2, silver and H2O are the three substances but you have four values for S
  4. Nov 30, 2004 #3
    Opps I forgot to mention Mercury is in there also. But thats not too important. I would like to know why their delta S are all "close"
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