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Nov23-12, 03:20 AM
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I'm just starting to learn thermodynamics. I was just wondering that in case of a mixture of two gases, if we assume that each gas behaves as a ideal gas, does it imply that the mixture will also behave as an ideal gas? Or do we have to state it separately while making assumptions in our problem?
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Studiot
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Nov23-12, 03:57 AM
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Yes the mixture is also considered ideal but also look at partial pressures.

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Partial_pressure
gikiian
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Nov23-12, 04:02 AM
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Yes I'm looking into the Dalton Model. Thanks :)

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Nov23-12, 04:22 AM
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