Physics
Autavian
2021-04-17 12:03:57
To squeeze a gas into a smaller space
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missy41683
2021-04-17 16:07:36

As the pressure applied on gas increases, it becomes squeezed into a smaller space. In a cylinder containing gas, when piston is pushed downwards, it increases the pressure on the gas, causing gas molecules to come closer together and thus occupying a small space than what they previously were. 

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