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Chapter 9, Problem 7E
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What is entropy? Why is entropy important?

Interpretation Introduction

Interpretation:

Entropy and its importance are to be discussed.

Concept introduction:

The disorders of any system are measured in terms of entropy.

A negative change in the entropy of a system means the system is moving towards randomness. It implies that the existing bonds must have broken so as to form new ones.

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The thermal energy of a system is measured in entropy per unit temperature. Therefore, entropy is categorised as a thermodynamic property. It plays a crucial role in surrounding and system...

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