High School / Chemistry

Volume of a Gas

Students use a pressure sensor to quantify a visible pressure-volume relationship in a sample of matter.

Supports NGSS Performance Expectation HS-PS1-3: Plan and conduct an investigation to gather evidence to compare the structure of substances at the bulk scale to infer the strength of electrical forces between particles.


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Pressure Sensor

Wireless Pressure Sensor

The Wireless Pressure Sensor accurately and consistently measures absolute gas pressure.

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Volume of a Gas