Ask Questions, Get Answers

Want to ask us a question? Click here
Browse Questions
0 votes

What is the Poisson's ratio for the noble gases?

$\begin{array}{1 1} 1.66\\ 1.4 \\ 1.5 \\ 1.75 \end{array}$
Can you answer this question?

1 Answer

0 votes
Answer: 1.66
Poisson's ratio = $\large\frac{C_p}{C_v}$.
Noble gases are monoatomic, and for monoatomic gases, this ratio = $\Large\frac{\large\frac{5}{2}}{\large\frac{3}{2}}$ $ = 1.66$
answered Jul 28, 2014 by balaji.thirumalai

Related questions

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