States of Matter D

States of Matter D - 2 Volume of the gas inside the...

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G. Behavior of Gases 1. Gas pressure is caused by collisions of gas particles on surfaces. 2. Pressure is measured in pascals . 3. 1 Pa = 1 N / m^2 4. Standard air pressure at sea level is 101.3 kPa … this is the same pressure as a big truck (14.7 pounds / sq. inch). 5. We normally use “atm” for problems
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6. Boyle’s Law a. The volume of a gas varies inversely with its pressure if temperature remains constant. b. P 1 • V 1 = P 2 • V
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Unformatted text preview: 2 Volume of the gas inside the cylinder will decrease Pushing the plunger down will increase the pressure 7. Charles’s Law a. The volume of a gas varies directly with its temperature if pressure remains constant. b. V 1 / T 1 = V 2 / T 2 A balloon shrinks when submerged in cold water 8. Gay-Lussac’s Law Pressure varies directly with temperature if volume remains constant. Don’t throw it in a fire!...
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