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Homework Help: Partially Emptying a Tank Containing an Ideal Gas

  1. Feb 28, 2008 #1
    HI i need help for one of my homework problems.

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  2. jcsd
  3. Oct 23, 2008 #2
    I'll give you a small hint: the phrase "the gas quickly escapes" implies that the process is adiabatic - that is, no heat is exchanged between the system and the environment.

    What have you done on the problem so far?
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