Problem: What is the sign of ΔSuniv when a protein folds into its specific functional native structure starting from a random structure? A) zero B) negative C) positive D) It depends on the molecular weight of the protein. E) can only be determined if the ΔH of folding is known

🤓 Based on our data, we think this question is relevant for Professor Stephens' class at TEXAS.

FREE Expert Solution
Problem Details

What is the sign of ΔSuniv when a protein folds into its specific functional native structure starting from a random structure?

A) zero

B) negative

C) positive

D) It depends on the molecular weight of the protein.

E) can only be determined if the ΔH of folding is known

Frequently Asked Questions

What scientific concept do you need to know in order to solve this problem?

Our tutors have indicated that to solve this problem you will need to apply the Second and Third Laws of Thermodynamics concept. If you need more Second and Third Laws of Thermodynamics practice, you can also practice Second and Third Laws of Thermodynamics practice problems.

What is the difficulty of this problem?

Our tutors rated the difficulty ofWhat is the sign of ΔSuniv when a protein folds into its spe...as low difficulty.

How long does this problem take to solve?

Our expert Chemistry tutor, Jules took 2 minutes and 16 seconds to solve this problem. You can follow their steps in the video explanation above.

What professor is this problem relevant for?

Based on our data, we think this problem is relevant for Professor Stephens' class at TEXAS.