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Solution: What is the definition of Boyle's Law?   a) Equal volumes of different gases at the same temperature and pressure have equal numbers of molecules. b) The pressure of a confined gas at constant volume is directly proportional to its temperature in degrees Celsius. c) The volume of a confined gas at constant pressure is directly proportional to its absolute temperature. d) The volume of a confined gas at constant temperature is directly proportional to its gas pressure. e) The volume of a confined gas at constant temperature is inversely proportional to its gas pressure.

Problem

What is the definition of Boyle's Law?

 

a) Equal volumes of different gases at the same temperature and pressure have equal numbers of molecules.

b) The pressure of a confined gas at constant volume is directly proportional to its temperature in degrees Celsius.

c) The volume of a confined gas at constant pressure is directly proportional to its absolute temperature.

d) The volume of a confined gas at constant temperature is directly proportional to its gas pressure.

e) The volume of a confined gas at constant temperature is inversely proportional to its gas pressure.