Problem: How does the entropy of the system change when a solid melts, a gas liquefies, a solid sublimes?

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We’re being asked to describe the entropy change when a solid melts, a gas liquefies, a solid sublimes



Recall that entropy is the degree of chaos or disorder of a system and that it depends on the following:


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How does the entropy of the system change when a solid melts, a gas liquefies, a solid sublimes?

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