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# Problem: Which of the following is true?a) The pressure, the volume, or both, may increase.b) The pressure must increase.c) The pressure must increase while the volume decreases.d) The pressure must decrease.e) The volume must increase while the pressure decreases

###### FREE Expert Solution

Ideal gas equation:

$\overline{){\mathbf{P}}{\mathbf{V}}{\mathbf{=}}{\mathbf{n}}{\mathbf{R}}{\mathbf{T}}}$

In the above equation, pressure (P), volume (V), and temperature (T) may increase or decrease.

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###### Problem Details

Which of the following is true?

a) The pressure, the volume, or both, may increase.

b) The pressure must increase.

c) The pressure must increase while the volume decreases.

d) The pressure must decrease.

e) The volume must increase while the pressure decreases