The work done in an adiabatic change in a gas depends only on

(1) Change is pressure

(2) Change is volume

(3) Change in temperature

(4) None of the above

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In adiabatic expansion 

(1) ΔU = 0

(2) ΔU = negative

(3) ΔU = positive

(4) ΔW = zero

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First law of thermodynamics
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A monoatomic gas (γ=5/3) is suddenly compressed to 18 of its original volume adiabatically, then the pressure of the gas will change to -

(1) 245

(2) 8

(3) 403

(4) 32 times its initial pressure

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The pressure and density of a diatomic gas (γ=7/5) change adiabatically from (P, d) to (P', d'). If d'd=32, then P'P should be 

(1) 1/128

(2) 32

(3) 128

(4) None of the above

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An ideal gas at 27°C is compressed adiabatically to 827 of its original volume. If γ=53, then the rise in temperature is

(1) 450 K

(2) 375 K

(3) 225 K

(4) 405 K

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Two identical samples of a gas are allowed to expand (i) isothermally (ii) adiabatically. Work done is 

(1) More in the isothermal process

(2) More in the adiabatic process

(3) Neither of them

(4) Equal in both processes

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Work done by gas
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Which is the correct statement ?

(1) For an isothermal change PV = constant

(2) In an isothermal process the change in internal energy must be equal to the work done

(3) For an adiabatic change P2P1=V2V1γ, where γ is the ratio of specific heats

(4) In an adiabatic process work done must be equal to the heat entering the system

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Types of processes
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The slopes of isothermal and adiabatic curves are related as -

(1) Isothermal curve slope = adiabatic curve slope

(2) Isothermal curve slope = γ × adiabatic curve slope

(3) Adiabatic curve slope = γ × isothermal curve slope

(4) Adiabatic curve slope = 12× isothermal curve slope

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Pressure-temperature relationship for an ideal gas undergoing adiabatic change is (γ=Cp/Cv) 

(1) PTγ= constant

(2) PT1+γ= constant

(3) Pγ1Tγ= constant

(4) P1γTγ= constant

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During the adiabatic expansion of 2 moles of a gas, the internal energy of the gas is found to decrease by 2 joules, the work done during the process by the gas will be equal to -

(1) 1 J

(2) –1 J

(3) 2 J

(4) – 2 J

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First law of thermodynamics
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