Equation icon  Dalton's law of partial pressures

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Description: Dalton's law states that the pressure exerted by a gaseous mixture is equal to the sum of the partial pressures of the constituent gasses. Remains valid up to high pressures.

TeX format: P_{total} = \sum_{i = 1}^{n}p_i

Ptotal{P_{total}} = Total pressure (Pa) {Pa}
p1, p2 ... = Partial pressures (Pa) {Pa}

Keywords: gas • ideal gas • air pressure • Dalton
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Date created: 15 July 2010
Date added: 04 August 2010
Resource ID: 3188