First Law of Thermodynamics

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First Law of Thermodynamics The First Law of Thermodynamics is the law of conservation of energy. It can be stated in various ways as follows : 1. Energy can neither be created nor destroyed although it can be converted from one form into another. 2. Whenever a quantity of one form of energy disappears, an equivalent amount of energy of another kind makes its
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Unformatted text preview: appearance. 3. The total energy of an isolated system remains constant whatever changes may take place in the system. 4. It is not possible for any machine to produce work without consuming energy. 5. The energy of the universe remains constant....
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This note was uploaded on 07/31/2011 for the course CHEM 102 taught by Professor Henshaw during the Spring '08 term at VCU.

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