Ch.6 - Thermochemistry WorksheetSee all chapters
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Ch.1 - Intro to General Chemistry
Ch.2 - Atoms & Elements
Ch.3 - Chemical Reactions
BONUS: Lab Techniques and Procedures
BONUS: Mathematical Operations and Functions
Ch.4 - Chemical Quantities & Aqueous Reactions
Ch.5 - Gases
Ch.6 - Thermochemistry
Ch.7 - Quantum Mechanics
Ch.8 - Periodic Properties of the Elements
Ch.9 - Bonding & Molecular Structure
Ch.10 - Molecular Shapes & Valence Bond Theory
Ch.11 - Liquids, Solids & Intermolecular Forces
Ch.12 - Solutions
Ch.13 - Chemical Kinetics
Ch.14 - Chemical Equilibrium
Ch.15 - Acid and Base Equilibrium
Ch.16 - Aqueous Equilibrium
Ch. 17 - Chemical Thermodynamics
Ch.18 - Electrochemistry
Ch.19 - Nuclear Chemistry
Ch.20 - Organic Chemistry
Ch.22 - Chemistry of the Nonmetals
Ch.23 - Transition Metals and Coordination Compounds

Solution: Identify each energy exchange as heat or work and determine whether the sign of heat or work (relative to the system) is positive or negative.(a) An ice cube melts and cools the surrounding beverage.

Problem

Identify each energy exchange as heat or work and determine whether the sign of heat or work (relative to the system) is positive or negative.
(a) An ice cube melts and cools the surrounding beverage. (The ice cube is the system.)
(b) A metal cylinder is rolled up a ramp. (The metal cylinder is the system.)
(c) Steam condenses on skin, causing a burn. (The condensing steam is the system.)