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 Dec 29th 2014, 09:11 AM #1 Junior Member   Join Date: Aug 2014 Posts: 2 please deliver me from this question For what value of x,y&z will the equation p^x, v^y, T^z = a constant becomes Boyles law. please show your workings
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 Originally Posted by Emma For what value of x,y&z will the equation p^x, v^y, T^z = a constant becomes Boyles law. please show your workings
Well, for starters, what is Boyle's Law?

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Dec 29th 2014, 10:59 PM   #3
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 Originally Posted by topsquark Well, for starters, what is Boyle's Law? -Dan
Boyle's law states that for a a given mass of gas, the pressure in indirectly proportional to volume provided the absolute temperature is constant.

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 Originally Posted by Emma Boyle's law states that for a a given mass of gas, the pressure in indirectly proportional to volume provided the absolute temperature is constant.
So p/v = (p^1)/(v^1) = (p^x)/(v^y) = constant. What, then, must x and y be?

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