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Question about Entropy

  1. Sep 30, 2015 #1
    1. The problem statement, all variables and given/known data
    Compute the entropy change of 5.00 g of water at 100°C as it changes to steam at 100°C under standard pressure.

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    3. The attempt at a solution
    5/100+100 is what i did and my teacher says its wrong 'cause its in the formula
     
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  3. Sep 30, 2015 #2

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    In what formula?
     
  4. Sep 30, 2015 #3
    it is said that the formula was change in S= Change in Q / T
     
  5. Sep 30, 2015 #4

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    It said absolute temperature; what is the absolute temperature? Further, "Q" is not mass.
     
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