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Part D

Calculate the work W done by the gas during process 1\rightarrow3\rightarrow6.

Express your answer in terms of p_0 and V_0.

Okay so I know that W = p*deltaV, but p is not constant in this case, so what do I do?

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# Understanding pV Diagrams

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