# Thermodynamics Study Guide

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Lesson 1 - First Law of Thermodynamics: Law of Conservation of Energy
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Lesson 2 - Standard Units of Measurement for Length, Weight, Time & Capacity
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Lesson 3 - What is Temperature? - Definition & Measurement
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Lesson 4 - Second Law of Thermodynamics: Entropy and Systems
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Lesson 5 - Temperature Units: Converting Between Kelvins and Celsius
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Lesson 1 - What is Energy? - Definition and Significance in Nature
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Lesson 2 - Kinetic Energy to Potential Energy: Relationship in Different Energy Types
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Lesson 3 - What is Mechanical Energy? - Definition & Examples
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Lesson 4 - What is Thermal Energy? - Definition & Examples
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Lesson 5 - What is Radiant Energy? - Definition & Examples
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Lesson 6 - What is Chemical Energy? - Definition & Examples
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Lesson 7 - What is Electrical Energy? - Definition & Examples
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Lesson 8 - What is Nuclear Energy? - Definition & Examples
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Lesson 9 - How to Calculate Specific Heat Capacity for Different Substances
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Lesson 10 - Changes in Heat and Energy Diagrams
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Lesson 11 - Energy and Life: The Transformation of Energy in Living Organisms
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Lesson 12 - The Kinetic Theory of Matter: Definition & The Four States of Matter
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Lesson 13 - What is Electric Energy? - Definition, Sources & Examples
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Lesson 14 - What is Physics? - Definition, History & Branches
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Lesson 15 - What is Steam Energy? - Definition & Examples
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Lesson 1 - Pulleys: Basic Mechanics
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Lesson 2 - Work: Definition, Characteristics, and Examples
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Lesson 3 - Work Done by a Variable Force
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Lesson 4 - Work-Energy Theorem: Definition and Application
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Lesson 5 - Conservation of Mechanical Energy
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Lesson 6 - Power: Definition and Mathematics
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Lesson 1 - State Functions in Thermochemistry
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Lesson 2 - Enthalpy: Energy Transfer in Physical and Chemical Processes
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Lesson 3 - Using Hess's Law to Calculate the Change in Enthalpy of a Reaction
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Lesson 4 - Calorimetry: Measuring Heat Transfer and Heat Capacity
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Lesson 5 - Predicting the Entropy of Physical and Chemical Changes
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Lesson 6 - Free Energy: Predicting the Spontaneity of a Reaction
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Lesson 7 - The Relationship Between Enthalpy (H), Free Energy (G) and Entropy (S)
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Lesson 8 - Electrochemistry: Free Energy and Cell Potential Energy
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Lesson 1 - The Kinetic Molecular Theory: Properties of Solids and Liquids
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Lesson 2 - Phase Diagrams: Critical Point, Triple Point and Phase Equilibrium Boundaries
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Lesson 3 - Phase Changes and Heating Curves
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Lesson 4 - Crystal Structures and the Unit Cell
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Lesson 1 - Pressure: Definition, Units, and Conversions
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Lesson 2 - How to Find the Density of a Gas
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Lesson 3 - Dalton's Law of Partial Pressures: Calculating Partial & Total Pressures
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Lesson 4 - The Boltzmann Distribution: Temperature and Kinetic Energy of Gases
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Lesson 5 - Diffusion and Effusion: Graham's Law
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Lesson 6 - Molar Volume: Using Avogadro's Law to Calculate the Quantity or Volume of a Gas
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Lesson 7 - Boyle's Law: Gas Pressure and Volume Relationship
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Lesson 8 - Charles' Law: Gas Volume and Temperature Relationship
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Lesson 9 - Gay-Lussac's Law: Gas Pressure and Temperature Relationship
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Lesson 10 - The Ideal Gas Law and the Gas Constant
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Lesson 11 - Using the Ideal Gas Law: Calculate Pressure, Volume, Temperature, or Quantity of a Gas
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Lesson 12 - Real Gases: Deviation From the Ideal Gas Laws
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Lesson 13 - Real Gases: Using the Van der Waals Equation
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