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Unformatted text preview: 5pt] Answer these five multiple-choice questions by circling the correct letter. Showing your work is not required, but partial credit is possible if you justify your answer. (a) [3pt] For an ideal gas, the temperature measured in Kelvin is proportional to A. the average speed of the molecules. B. the root-mean-squared speed of the molecules. C. the average kinetic energy of the molecules. D. the entropy of the molecules. (b) [3pt] A scientist studying a very small, isolated, system containing just a few atoms observes that the entropy of the system spontaneously decreases while he is looking at it. If true, is...
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