Chemsitry  Van Der Waals
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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?

Chemsitry  Van Der Waals 
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http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Van_der_Waals_equation
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http://chemistry.about.com/od/workedchemistryproblems/a/IdealGasVsNonIdealGasExampleProblem.htm
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