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The volume of gas is the same as the volume of the _______________.
Container
Describe Temperature.
A measure of the average energy of motion of particles in a substance.
Describe how you measure pressure in gases.
The pressure of the gas is the force of its outward push divided by the area of the walls of the container.
How is pressure measured?
It is measured in units of kilopascals.

(kPa)
What are the three properties of a gas that you can measure.
Volume
Temperature
Pressure
Describe Boyle's law.
The relationship between the pressure and volume of a gas at constant temperature; when volume increases, pressure decreases.
If you raise temperature of a gas at constant volume the ____________ of the gas also raises.
Pressure
Describe Charle's Law
When the temperature of a gas is increased at constant pressure, it's volume increases. When the temperature of a gas is decreased at constant pressure its volume decreses.