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Unformatted text preview: i. Provide several examples of variables. 3. Define the following terms: a. State function b. Equation of state c. Constitution or phase diagram d. Process variables e. Homogeneous system f. Heterogeneous system g. Unary system h. Binary system i. Ternary system j. Quaternary system 4. On page 7 of Gaskell, figure 1.3a, a plot of pressure versus volume of an ideal gas is plotted at two different temperatures. a. By examining the plot, what do you think the relationship is between pressure as a function of volume? In other words, what do you think is the mathematical functionality? Explain. b. Using your reasoning from part a, use a mathematical program (not Excel) to plot figure 1.3a. Label your plot thoroughly....
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This note was uploaded on 10/16/2011 for the course ENGINEERIN MSE 308 taught by Professor Billknowlton during the Fall '10 term at Boise State.
 Fall '10
 BillKnowlton
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