Charles' law


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Charles' law

 [sharlz]
at a constant pressure the volume of a given mass of perfect gas varies directly with the absolute temperature.
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The major influence for the mercury's movement should be from the volume change of the enclosed gas.) ; level 4 arguments consist of a claim with a clearly identifiable rebuttal (e.g., Moving the whole set from 25oC indoors to 5oC outdoors at a constant pressure of 1 atm, the mercury would not move to the right, because Charles' law tells us that at constant pressure, gas volume would shrink instead of expanding); level 5 arguments contain claims supported by data and warrants with more than one rebuttal (e.g., using theoretical backgrounds or evidences to refute the prediction of mercury moving to right).
A divorce court official gave the couple their freedom after a representative from Charles' law firm arrived at Somerset House, in London's Strand, and paid the fee with two pounds 10 notes.