entropy is the measure of disorder....but i jsut cannot visualize it in a practical standpoint...i mean...the disorder taking place with soo many particles when heated and yet all i know is that s=q/t....can anyone explain this concept better to me?(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({});

one more question...how does one prove using statistical mechanics that

s=(boltzmann's constant)lnw....were w is the number of macrostates...

i was tryng to do calculus based entropy probelms...but can do them in refrence to s=(boltzmann's constant)lnw, by counting the number of macrostates available??

and is it possible to find th number of macrostates by equating (boltzmann's constant)lnw=q/t....is this a very large number?

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# Homework Help: How to visualize entropy in thermodynamics

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