# Problem: When 1 mol of a gas burns at constant pressure, it produces 2422 J of heat and does 6 kJ of work. Identify w for the process.

###### FREE Expert Solution

$\overline{){\mathbf{∆}}{\mathbf{E}}{\mathbf{=}}{\mathbf{q}}{\mathbf{+}}{\mathbf{w}}}$

where w is work; and q is the heat release or absorb

$\overline{){\mathbf{w}}{\mathbf{=}}{\mathbf{-}}{\mathbf{P}}{\mathbf{∆}}{\mathbf{V}}}$

###### Problem Details

When 1 mol of a gas burns at constant pressure, it produces 2422 J of heat and does 6 kJ of work. Identify w for the process.