Resource Description:
Virtual Laboratory: Thermal Equilibrium

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Subjects: Chemistry, Physics
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This applet is designed to simulate the diffusion process which occurs when gases of different temperatures are mixed. The thermometers will start to change temperature as the mixing process is occurring. Eventually both chambers will reach the same temperature.
Posted to site: 04/13/2007
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