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Sgstudent
 2 years ago
Explain why the density of the gas is lower than that of the solid.
Sgstudent
 2 years ago
Explain why the density of the gas is lower than that of the solid.

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ghazi
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2intermolecular spacing between molecules is way too much in gas so it has almost no density , mass per unit volume is very low of gas as that of solid

Sgstudent
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Please explain in terms of molecules as my teacher told me formula is not needed.

ghazi
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2the spacing between molecules is too much but in solids they are bonded to each other so there is high density in solid , so this is the fundamental reason, that is spacing between molecules ....
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