College Physics (7th Edition)

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ISBN 10: 0-32160-183-1
ISBN 13: 978-0-32160-183-4

Chapter 10 - Temperature and Kinetic Theory - Learning Path Questions and Exercises - Exercises - Page 383: 31


a). $(1)$ temperature will increase. b). Pressure will become $4$ times.

Work Step by Step

a). By ideal gas law, we have $P=\frac{NRT}{V}$ b). $P=\frac{NRT}{V}$ If temperature doubles and volume is halved, $P^{'}=\frac{NR(2T)}{0.5V}=4P$ So, pressure becomes 4 times.
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