# Is pressure directly proportional to volume?

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## Is pressure directly proportional to volume?

The relationship between pressure and volume is inversely proportional. It is summarized in the statement now known as Boyle’s law: The volume of a given amount of gas held at constant temperature is inversely proportional to the pressure under which it is measured.

## How do you find N in PV nRT?

The ideal gas law can also be written and solved in terms of the number of moles of gas: PV = nRT, where n is number of moles and R is the universal gas constant, R = 8.31 J/mol ⋅ K. The ideal gas law is generally valid at temperatures well above the boiling temperature.

## What is the value of R in the ideal gas law?

8.314 J/mol

## What is the value of R in ATM?

The Gas Constant (R) If you use the first value of R, which is 0.082057 L atm mol-1K-1, your unit for pressure must be atm, for volume must be liter, for temperature must be Kelvin.

## What is the R value for mmHg?

It relates the four independent properties of a gas at any time. The constant R is called the ideal gas law constant. Its value depends on the units used to express pressure and volume….Learning Objectives.Numerical ValueUnits0.08205L·atm/mol·K62.36L·torr/mol·K = L·mmHg/mol·K8.314J/mol·K

## How do you know what R value to use?

The value of the gas constant ‘R’ depends on the units used for pressure, volume and temperature.R = 0.0821 liter·atm/mol·K.R = 8.3145 J/mol·K.R = 8.2057 m3·atm/mol·K.R = 62.3637 L·Torr/mol·K or L·mmHg/mol·K.

## What are the different R values?

Typical R-valuesMaterialRSI-value (m2·K/W)R-value (ft2·°F·h/BTU)Foil-faced polyisocyanurate rigid panel (pentane expanded ) initial1.206.8Foil-faced polyisocyanurate rigid panel (pentane expanded) aged 5–10 years0.975.5Polyisocyanurate spray foam0.76–1.464.3–8.3Closed-cell polyurethane spray foam0.97–1.145.5–6.535