## review derivation: coefficient of thermal expansion using the equation of state for an ideal gas

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Index Inference Rule Input latex Feeds latex Output latex step validity dimension check unit check notes
1 declare initial expr
1. 3464107376; locally 5888046:
$$\alpha = \frac{1}{V} \left( \frac{\partial V}{\partial T} \right)_p$$
$$pdg_{4686} = \frac{\frac{d}{d pdg_{7343}} pdg_{7586}}{pdg_{7586}}$$
no validation is available for declarations 3464107376:
3464107376:
2 declare initial expr
1. 3497828859; locally 5927974:
$$V = \frac{n R T}{P}$$
$$pdg_{7586} = \frac{pdg_{2834} pdg_{7343} pdg_{8179}}{pdg_{8134}}$$
no validation is available for declarations 3497828859:
3497828859:
3 substitute LHS of expr 1 into expr 2
1. 3497828859; locally 5927974:
$$V = \frac{n R T}{P}$$
$$pdg_{7586} = \frac{pdg_{2834} pdg_{7343} pdg_{8179}}{pdg_{8134}}$$
2. 3464107376; locally 5888046:
$$\alpha = \frac{1}{V} \left( \frac{\partial V}{\partial T} \right)_p$$
$$pdg_{4686} = \frac{\frac{d}{d pdg_{7343}} pdg_{7586}}{pdg_{7586}}$$
1. 1311403394; locally 7236464:
$$\alpha = \frac{1}{V} \frac{nR}{P} \left( \frac{\partial T}{\partial T} \right)_P$$
$$pdg_{4686} = \frac{pdg_{2834} pdg_{8179} \frac{d}{d pdg_{7343}} pdg_{7343}}{pdg_{7586} pdg_{8134}}$$
LHS diff is 0 RHS diff is -pdg2834*pdg8179/(pdg7586*pdg8134) + 1/pdg7343 3497828859:
3464107376:
1311403394:
3497828859:
3464107376:
1311403394:
4 simplify
1. 1311403394; locally 7236464:
$$\alpha = \frac{1}{V} \frac{nR}{P} \left( \frac{\partial T}{\partial T} \right)_P$$
$$pdg_{4686} = \frac{pdg_{2834} pdg_{8179} \frac{d}{d pdg_{7343}} pdg_{7343}}{pdg_{7586} pdg_{8134}}$$
1. 5962145508; locally 4600503:
$$\alpha = \frac{nR}{VP}$$
$$pdg_{4686} = \frac{pdg_{2834} pdg_{8179}}{pdg_{7586} pdg_{8134}}$$
valid 1311403394:
5962145508:
1311403394:
5962145508:
5 declare initial expr
1. 8435841627; locally 5130250:
$$P V = n R T$$
$$pdg_{7586} pdg_{8134} = pdg_{2834} pdg_{7343} pdg_{8179}$$
no validation is available for declarations 8435841627:
8435841627:
6 divide both sides by
1. 8435841627; locally 5130250:
$$P V = n R T$$
$$pdg_{7586} pdg_{8134} = pdg_{2834} pdg_{7343} pdg_{8179}$$
1. 7924842770:
$$T$$
$$pdg_{7343}$$
1. 2613006036; locally 8283443:
$$\frac{PV}{T} = nR$$
$$\frac{pdg_{7586} pdg_{8134}}{pdg_{7343}} = pdg_{2834} pdg_{8179}$$
valid 8435841627:
2613006036:
8435841627:
2613006036:
7 substitute RHS of expr 1 into expr 2
1. 2613006036; locally 8283443:
$$\frac{PV}{T} = nR$$
$$\frac{pdg_{7586} pdg_{8134}}{pdg_{7343}} = pdg_{2834} pdg_{8179}$$
2. 5962145508; locally 4600503:
$$\alpha = \frac{nR}{VP}$$
$$pdg_{4686} = \frac{pdg_{2834} pdg_{8179}}{pdg_{7586} pdg_{8134}}$$
1. 6925244346; locally 7845152:
$$\alpha = \frac{PV}{T} \frac{1}{VP}$$
$$pdg_{4686} = \frac{pdg_{7586} pdg_{8134}}{pdg_{7343}}$$
LHS diff is 0 RHS diff is (-pdg7586*pdg8134 + 1)/pdg7343 2613006036:
5962145508:
6925244346:
2613006036:
5962145508:
6925244346:
8 simplify
1. 6925244346; locally 7845152:
$$\alpha = \frac{PV}{T} \frac{1}{VP}$$
$$pdg_{4686} = \frac{pdg_{7586} pdg_{8134}}{pdg_{7343}}$$
1. 2472653783; locally 2491768:
$$\alpha = \frac{1}{T}$$
$$pdg_{4686} = \frac{1}{pdg_{7343}}$$
LHS diff is 0 RHS diff is (pdg7586*pdg8134 - 1)/pdg7343 6925244346:
2472653783: dimensions are consistent
6925244346:
2472653783: N/A
9 declare final expr
1. 2472653783; locally 2491768:
$$\alpha = \frac{1}{T}$$
$$pdg_{4686} = \frac{1}{pdg_{7343}}$$
no validation is available for declarations 2472653783: dimensions are consistent
2472653783: N/A
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## Symbols for this derivation

symbol ID category latex scope dimension name value Used in derivations references
8134 variable P
$$P$$
real
• length: -1
• time: -2
• mass: 1
pressure
13
8179 constant R
$$R$$
real
• length: 2
• time: -2
• mass: 1
• temperature: -1
• amount of substance: -1
ideal gas constant 8.31446261815324   J⋅K^{−1} mol^{−1}
8
2834 variable n
$$n$$
real
amount of substance
8
4686 variable \alpha
$$\alpha$$
real
• temperature: -1
expansion coefficient
6
7586 variable V
$$V$$
real
• length: 3
volume
15
7343 variable T
$$T$$
real
• temperature: 1
temperature
18
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