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Raymond A. Serway + 1 other
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 9781337553278
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Physics for Scientists and Enginee...

10th Edition
Raymond A. Serway + 1 other
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 9781337553278

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Chapter 20, Problem 16P
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Why is the following situation impossible? A team of researchers discovers a new gas, which has a value of γ = CP/CV of 1.75.

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Chapter 20 Solutions

Physics for Scientists and Engineers
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