Ideal gas law

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i had a question PV=nRT
is the V the volume of the container or the gas

and if it was the container
and i had a balloon and i squeezed it decreasing the volume increasing the pressure
will that increase the temperature?

thank you
 

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is the V the volume of the container or the gas
How can the volume of the container be different from the volume of the gas?
 
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No, it would just increase the pressure.
 
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what's the kind of compression will result in
an increase temperature then?
 

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