How many types of specific heat can a gas have?

Options :
  1. Two
  2. One
  3. Equal to what are possible for a liquid
  4. Depends. Could be of many types, say even upto infinite types
Answer and Explanation :-

Answer: Option 4


A gas can have infinite types of specific heats depending on the conditions under which it is heated. However, Cp and Cv are two very important of this group. As far as liquids are concerned, they behave differently depending on their compressibility.

How do you rate this queston?  Very Easy  Easy  Average  Above Average  Tough

Previous Question : Match the following processes from Table I to their definitions in Table-II: Table I ...

Next Question : Work done for a non-flow irreversible process= Integration of pdV along the ...

Click here for online test on Thermodynamics


 (Getemail alerts when others member replies)

If you don't love yourself, how in the hell you gonna love somebody else?