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Ideal gases edit

Equation of state edit

An ideal gas has the following equation of state:


Where p is pressure, V is volume,   is number of moles observed,   J/(mol·K) is a universal gas constant.

The gas constant has a value of 8.314 J/(mol.K) or 0.0821 (L*atm)/(mol*K)

Kinetic theory of gases edit

Pressure of a gas edit

let us consider n mole of an ideal gas is placed inside the cubical vessel of side l let the mass of each molecule is m and let it moves with velocity c1

Kinetic energy of a molecule edit