Ch 25: AP Physics 2: Thermal Equilibrium & Entropy

About This Chapter

Review this online chapter's entertaining lessons to strengthen your understanding of thermal equilibrium and entropy and prepare for the AP Physics 2 exam. Short quizzes accompanying the lessons can boost your confidence by assessing your understanding of the material.

AP Physics 2: Thermal Equilibrium & Entropy - Chapter Summary

In this chapter, you'll learn about the basics of thermal equilibrium and entropy by exploring the formula for thermal equilibrium, the second law of thermodynamics and the equation for entropy. Find out how much you understand about these physics concepts with help from multiple-choice quizzes and a chapter exam. While reviewing the lessons, feel free to send our experts any questions about specific topics. When finished with this chapter, you will be able to:

  • Define and use the formula for thermal equilibrium
  • Explain how a system approaches thermal equilibrium
  • Discuss the second law of thermodynamics, entropy and systems
  • Apply the concept of entropy to real-world scenarios

Chapter Practice Exam
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