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The variable R as the Universal Gas Constant

  1. Nov 3, 2005 #1
    Please Help! Extra Credit assignment due soon! Why is the variable R used as the universal gas constant as apposed to another other letter or symbol?
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  3. Nov 3, 2005 #2


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    Buddy, you will have to earn those extra credits. Give us some of the idea that you have about your questions. Show us your thinking process. You will then receive help.
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