ERIC Number: EJ563255
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1998
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A Mechanical Analogue for Chemical Potential, Extent of Reaction, and the Gibbs Energy.
Glass, Samuel V.; DeKock, Roger L.
Journal of Chemical Education, v75 n2 p190-93 Feb 1998
Presents an analogy that relates the one-dimensional mechanical equilibrium of a rigid block between two Hooke's law springs and the chemical equilibrium of two perfect gases using ordinary materials. (PVD)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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