Asked Oct 28, 2019

When 500 J of heat is added to a gas, the gas expands its volume from 0.0017 m3 to 0.0043 m3 at a constant pressure of 144000 Pa. How much work (in J) is done by the gas?


Expert Answer

Step 1


Volume V1 = 0.0017 m3 

Volume V2= 0.0043 m3

pressure = 144000 Pa

Step 2

Work done by the gas...


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-P x AV W W -P(V2 V)


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