Entropy, Biology

Entropy is the degree of disorder in a system. As the energy is transferred from one form to another form, some of it is lost as heat; as the energy decreases, the disorder in system & emdash; and hence the entropy & emdash; increases.

Posted Date: 8/1/2012 6:37:33 AM | Location : United States







Related Discussions:- Entropy, Assignment Help, Ask Question on Entropy, Get Answer, Expert's Help, Entropy Discussions

Write discussion on Entropy
Your posts are moderated
Related Questions
Subordinate Distinctions In addition to the above mentioned designations, master horizons are further characterised by specific properties such as distinctive colour or the ac

What is the group of the phylum Chordata that first colonized the terrestrial environment? From which habitat did they come? Amphibians, partially aquatic partially terrestrial

What is omnispective classification

What do all organic compounds contain? The key element is carbon. Organic compounds are all carbon-having compounds. By definition, an organic compound having carbon. Alt

Define Extra enterocyte transfer - non haem iron absorption? Extra enterocyte transfer: Little is known about iron transport across the baso- lateral membrane. After crossing t

Q. What is an instance of negative feedback of the homeostatic regulation? Negative feedback happens when the response to a given action generates an effect that inhibits that

Define Stolon - Types of Hyphae? Microscopically, hyphae are aseptate and coenocytic. There are 3 kinds of hyphae: (a) Stolon - These grow horizontally on substratum surfa

What is the relationship between the following scientific terms: hypothesis, a theory, and a natural law?

Sulphur Cycle - Nutrient Cycles The sulphur cycle is mostly sedimentary except for a short gaseous phase. The large reservoir of sulphur is in the soil and sediment where it i

Q. What is the tympanum? In which part of the ear is it located and what is its function? The tympanum (or ear drum) is a membrane located in the middle ear just after the audi