logo

Ask Questions, Get Answers

 
X
 Search
Want to ask us a question? Click here
Browse Questions
Ad
Home  >>  JEEMAIN and AIPMT  >>  Physics  >>  Class11  >>  Kinetic Theory of Gases
0 votes

Which of the following relations hold true for a monatomic gas?

(A) $C_p - C_v = R$ (B) $C_p - C_v =3.75 R^2$ (C) $C_p+ C_v = R$ (D) Both (A) and (B)
Can you answer this question?
 
 

1 Answer

0 votes
$C_p - C_v$ is true for any ideal gas.
$C_p \times C_v = \large\frac{3R}{2} $$\times\large\frac{5R}{2}$$ = 3.75 R^2$ for any monoatomic gas.
$Cp+C_v \neq R$, as its always greater than or equal to $4R$.
answered Jan 28, 2014 by balaji.thirumalai
 

Related questions

Ask Question
student study plans
x
JEE MAIN, CBSE, NEET Mobile and Tablet App
The ultimate mobile app to help you crack your examinations
Get the Android App
...