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Unformatted text preview: 2. n moles of monatomic ideal gas is taken through the cycle shown in the figure. Process ab is isothermal (r is a constant). a) Without calculating the heats, use the First Law of Thermodynamics to determine for each process whether heat enters or leaves the system. Make your reasoning clear and concise. b) Compute the heat that enters the system in one cycle in terms of Ta and r. c) Compute the work done in one cycle in terms of Ta and r. What should the work be if r = 1? p b c a, Ta V rV V 1 ...
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This note was uploaded on 04/26/2008 for the course PHY 206 taught by Professor Cohn during the Spring '08 term at University of Miami.

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