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Non Life Sciences => Physics, Astronomy & Cosmology => Topic started by: benm on 25/03/2019 14:52:48

Title: Can entropy be expressed in terms of first law of thermodynamics?
Post by: benm on 25/03/2019 14:52:48
Deepak asks:

Can entropy be expressed in terms of first law of thermodynamics?

Can anybody help?
Title: Re: Can entropy be expressed in terms of first law of thermodynamics?
Post by: chiralSPO on 25/03/2019 15:02:40
No. Entropy is addressed by the second and third laws of thermodynamics. The first law only defines conservation of energy in a closed system.