What Are Examples of Ideal Gases?

By Staff WriterLast Updated Apr 4, 2020 3:02:30 PM ET
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Some examples of ideal gases are the oxygen, nitrogen, carbon dioxide and other gases in Earth's atmosphere. An ideal gas is a gas at low pressure and fairly high temperature in which the individual gas atoms or molecules can be assumed to be far apart and to not interact with each other.

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