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# Chemistry Gas Laws

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Sections
Pressure Units
The Ideal Gas Law
The Ideal Gas Law Derivations
The Ideal Gas Law Applications
Chemistry Gas Laws
Chemistry Gas Laws: Combined Gas Law
Mole Fraction
Partial Pressure
The Ideal Gas Law: Molar Mass
The Ideal Gas Law: Density
Gas Stoichiometry
Standard Temperature and Pressure
Effusion
Root Mean Square Speed
Kinetic Energy of Gases
Maxwell-Boltzmann Distribution
Velocity Distributions
Kinetic Molecular Theory
Van der Waals Equation
Boyle's Law (IGNORE)
Charles Law (IGNORE)
Ideal Gas Law (IGNORE)

Chemistry Gas Laws are laws that relate together the pressure, volume and temperature of a gas.

###### Examining the Chemistry Gas Laws

Concept #1: Chemistry Gas Laws

The Ideal Gas Law can be used to determine each of the Chemistry Gas Laws

Concept #2: Boyle's Law

Concept #3: Gay-Lussac’s Law

Concept #5: Charles’s Law

Example #1: A 10.0 L cylinder with a movable piston contains 10.0 g of xenon gas. When an additional 10.0 g of xenongas are added the volume increases. Which Chemistry Gas Law can be used to justify this result?

Practice: A 10.0 L cylinder with a movable piston exerts 3.00 atm of pressure. What will happen to the pressure if the volume of the container increases to 20.0 L?

a) It will double

b) It will decrease by half

c) It will increase slightly

d) No change

Practice: A sealed container with a movable piston contains a gas with a pressure of 1380 torr, a volume of 820 mL and a temperature of 31°C. What would the volume be if the new pressure is now 2.83 atm, while the temperature decreased to 25°C?