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because the particles are packed tightly and stay in place
Why does a solid have a definite shape and definite volume?
the volume of its container
Because gases fill their containers, the volume of a gas is the same as__ .
The faster the particles are moving, the higher the temperature shown.
Why can it be said that a thermometer can be thought of as a speedometer for molecules?
is the force of its outward push divided by the area of the walls of the container
The pressure of a gas is the __ divided by __.
Robert Boyle found that when the pressure of a gas is increased, the volume of the gas __.
Boyle's law also applies in the opposite way - when the volume of a gas decreases, the __ will increase.
If the tires get hot, the pressure in the tire will increase. The tire could pop if pressure isn't released.
Why do truck drivers have to monitor and adjust tire pressure on long trips?
A French scientist named __ studied the relationship between the temperature and volume of a gas.
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