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Work

Energy that is exchanged between the system and the surroundings. AKA heat (q) or Work (w)

2

First Law of Thermodynamics

Energy can be converted from one form to another, but it is neither created nor destroyed.

3

Internal Energy

The sum of all kinetic and potential energies of all components of the system. (use E to represent it)

4

System

The portion of the universe that we single out to study.

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Surroundings

Everything else around the system.