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Solving for Temperature

Question: Both the pressure and volume of a given sample of an ideal gas double. This means that its temperature in kelvins must.

a. Quadruple
b. Reduce to one fourth its original value
c. Reduce to one half its original value
d. Remain unchanged.
e. Double

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The answer is a) quadruple. We can analyze as follows.

Assume that the original ...

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The following solution provides not only the correct answer to this multiple choice problem, but an explanation as to why that option is correct. This is all completed in about 50 words.