when to use R=8.314 and  R=0.008314

Asked by mangesh | 25th Jun, 2016, 01:18: PM

Expert Answer:

R=8.314 J/K mol or R=0.008314 kJ/K mol can be used depending on the unit of heat value given in the question.
If heat is given with kJ unit then, 0.008314 kJ/K mol value can be used.
If heat is given with J unit then, 8.314 J/K mol value can be used. 

Answered by Prachi Sawant | 27th Jun, 2016, 10:06: AM