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Homework Help: Chemsitry - Van Der Waals

Posted by Indi on Wednesday, September 19, 2012 at 3:13pm.

The constants "a" and "b" in the van der waals equation are "empirical coefficients". What exactly does that mean?

Show that the units for "a" and "b" are appropriate for the the Van der Waals equation?

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