If you boil water are you increasing delta H (heat), delta E (energy), or delta S (entropy)?© BrainMass Inc. brainmass.com October 16, 2018, 3:43 pm ad1c9bdddf
To answer this question, you need to know the definitions of the three terms. Moreover, need only one of the three be increasing?
Delta H is the heat of vaporization. This is also known as the enthalpy of vaporization. It ...
This solution explains how to detect a change in the enthalpy of vaporisation, energy and entropy using the example of boiling water.
Understanding Vapour Pressure
Which would you expect to exhibit the highest vapor pressure at room temperature?
- Helium(Delta H fusion 0.02, Delta H vaporization 0.10)
- Benzene(Delta H fusion 9.95, Delta H vaporization 30.8)
- Water(Delta H fusion 6.01, Delta H vaporization 40.67)
- Mercury(Delta H fusion 2.33, Delta H vaporization 56.9).