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Chemistry for Engineering Students

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ISBN: 9781285199023
Chapter 5, Problem 6CO
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  • state the postulates of the kinetic theory of gases.

Interpretation Introduction

Interpretation:

To state the postulates of kinetic theory of gases.

Concept introduction:

The gases are the important state of matter. The gases are highly compressible, diffuse from place to another, occupies mass, and many more.

Explanation of Solution

The kinetic postulates are as follows:

1) The gases consist of enormous particles, which behave, like spheres and move randomly.

2) The particles travel linearly until deflected by the collision with other particles or with the walls of the materials, in which the gases are present.

3) Due to the size of the gases, the gases have empty space between the particles to move...

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