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Posted by **Beth** on Sunday, May 17, 2009 at 5:34am.

Would I be right to differentiate with respect to T and p separately?...

V = RT/p

dV = R/p - (RT)/(p^2)

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**drwls**, Sunday, May 17, 2009 at 7:52amI think they mean

dV = (R/p) dT - (RT)/(p^2) dp

This satisfies the requirement that the partial derivative of (R/p) with respect to p equals the partial derivative of (RT)/(p^2) with respect to T.

See

http://mathworld.wolfram.com/ExactDifferential.html

for more about exact differentials

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