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Flashcards in Gas Laws Kinetic Theory Deck (8)
1
Q

What causes pressure of a gas in a container?

A

Gas particles hitting the sides of a container

2
Q

Using Kinetic Theory state what happens to the pressure if you increase the temperature of a fixed mass gas in a fixed volume container.

A

Pressure increases

3
Q

Using Kinetic Theory state what happens to the pressure if you decrease the volume of a fixed mass gas at a constant temperature.

A

Pressure increases

4
Q

Using Kinetic Theory state what happens to the volume if you increase the temperature of a fixed mass gas at a fixed pressure.

A

volume will increase.

5
Q

Using Kinetic Theory state what happens to the pressure if you decrease the temperature of a fixed mass gas in a fixed volume container.

A

Pressure decreases

6
Q

Using Kinetic Theory state what happens to the pressure if you increase the volume of a fixed mass gas at a constant temperature.

A

Pressure decreases

7
Q

Using Kinetic Theory state what happens to the volume if you decrease the temperature of a fixed mass gas at a fixed pressure.

A

Volume decreases

8
Q

Suggest one place that kinetic theory/model is used.

A
• Weather balloons
• Car tyres
• Aerosol cans
• Aircraft cabins
• Gas tanks for diving
• Pressurised containers - fire extinguishers