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The Gas Laws Calculator uses the ideal gas law, Boyle's law (isothermal process), Gay-Lussac's Law (isovolumetric process) and Charles's Law (isobaric process) to calculate:

- Any gas parameter amongst pressure, volume and temperature in either initial or final state when the other parameters are given or when they are constant

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Calculating any missing parameter using the ideal gas law for two states calculations |
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= P_{1} × V_{1}/T_{1}P_{2} × V_{2}/T_{2} = × /T_{1} × / = |

Calculating any missing parameter using the Boyle's Law (isothermal process) for two states calculations |

P_{1} × V_{1} = P_{2} × V_{2} × = × = / = |

Calculating any missing parameter using the Gay-Lussac's Law (isovolumetric process) for two states, initial and final calculations |

= P_{1}/P_{2}T_{1}/T_{2} = // = = = |

Calculating any missing parameter using the Charles's Law (isobaric process) for two states, initial and final calculations |

= V_{1}/V_{2}T_{1}/T_{2} = // = = = |

Gas Laws Calculator Input Values |

Initial pressure of gas (P_{1}) Pa |

Initial volume of gas (V_{1}) m^{3} |

Initial temperature of gas (T_{1}) K |

Final pressure of gas (P_{2}) Pa |

Final volume of gas (V_{2}) m |

Final temperature of gas (T_{2}) K |

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Substitute the same number for the two values of temperature in the ideal gas law and then solve the equation of ideal gas for two states for any missing parameter from P_{1}, V_{1}, P_{2} or V_{2}. In this way, you will get the expression for the Boyle's Law (isothermal process).

P_{1} × V_{1} = P_{2} × V_{2}

Substitute the same number for the two values of pressure in the ideal gas law and then solve the equation of ideal gas for two states for any missing parameter from V_{1}, T_{1}, V_{2} or T_{2}. In this way, you will get the expression for the Charles's Law (isobaric process).

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