Problem: Calculate the change in internal energy (ΔE) for a system that is absorbing 35.8 kJ of heat and is expanding from 8.00 to 24.00 L in volume at 1.00 atm. (Remember that 101.3 J = 1 L•atm.)A) -15.8 kJ B) -29.3 kJ C) +51.8 kJ D) +34.2 kJ E) -16.6 kJ 2

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Use the concept of internal energy, work and heat to calculate the internal energy absorbing 35.8 kJ expanding from 8 to 24 L at 1 atm.

The relationship between internal energy, heat, and work is shown in the following equation:

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Calculate the change in internal energy (ΔE) for a system that is absorbing 35.8 kJ of heat and is expanding from 8.00 to 24.00 L in volume at 1.00 atm. (Remember that 101.3 J = 1 L•atm.)

A) -15.8 kJ 

B) -29.3 kJ 

C) +51.8 kJ 

D) +34.2 kJ 

E) -16.6 kJ 2


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