Chemistry: An Atoms-Focused Approach

Published by W. W. Norton & Company
ISBN 10: 0393912345
ISBN 13: 978-0-39391-234-0

Chapter 1 - Matter and Energy - Visual Problems - Page 34: 1


Between the particles of a gas is empty space.

Work Step by Step

Most of the volume of a gas is occupied by empty space. This accounts for the high compressibility of gases as compared to the other states of matter. The particles of gas do not occupy much volume.
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