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Unformatted text preview: Mass are extensive properties ( i.e. , volume and mass doubled), while Temperature is an intensive property ( i.e. , temperature stayed the same). You would also expect the density to remain the same, so it is also an intensive property. In the language of thermodynamics we say: when two identical systems are brought together extensive properties will double in value, and intensive properties will stay the same . Can you explain why pressure is an intensive property?...
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This note was uploaded on 10/13/2011 for the course CHEMISTRY 121 taught by Professor Staff during the Fall '10 term at Bangladesh University of Eng and Tech.
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