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Air, Its composition and properties

Earth's atmosphere is composed of air. Air is a mixture of gases, 78% nitrogen and 21% oxygen with traces of water vapor, carbon dioxide, argon, and various other components.

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Which gas makes up approximately 21% of the atmosphere?

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You may notice that when you open a new bag of potato chips, half of the bag is filled with "air". Which air is filled in packets of chips.

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Air cannot be seen or touched. It can be felt when wind blows.

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Hot air rises because gases expand as they heat up.

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A gentle wind is called ____.

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Gases move from high-pressure areas to low-pressure areas. And the bigger the difference between the pressures, the faster the air will move from the high to the low pressure.That movement of air is called wind.

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Which gas is not used to fill in electric bulbs?

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The movement of air due to a change in temperature is called?

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which gas filled in aeroplane tyre?

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Which gas is present in the atmosphere in the greatest amount?

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Air is made of tiny molecules which freely moves in all directions.

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Hot air is less dense than cold air, which is why hot air ____ and cold air______

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Which gas is used in filling tyres of racing vehicles?

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Strong wind is called ________ .

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Which gas is filled in tubeless tyres?

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Air has mass and occupies space.

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Which gas makes up approximately 1% of the atmosphere?

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The green plants use ____ gas for preparing food.

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Wind is effected by _______.

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A gas balloon is a balloon that rises and floats in the air because it is filled with a gas lighter than air. Which gas is filled in Gas balloons

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Air forms a layer around the earth. This layer is called the_________.

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Density of air ________ as the altitude _________ .

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When warm air rises, it is replaced by the cooler air.

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Air in the atmosphere is not capable of exerting pressure.

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Wind is made when the sun cools the earth's surface.

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 The properties of air are:
1.  Air takes up space.
2.  Air has mass.
3.  Air is affected by heat.
4.  Air exerts pressure.
5.  Air can be compressed
6.  Air is affected by altitude.

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