# Give Reason for the Following: Gases Have a Lower Density Compared to Solids Or Liquids. - Chemistry

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Give reason for the following:

Gases have a lower density compared to solids or liquids.

#### Solution

Gases have low densities as the inter-molecular distance between the molecules of gases is very large.

Pressure on the wall = ("Force exerted on the wall")/("Total area of the container wall")

Concept: The Gas Laws
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Selina Concise Science Chemistry 1 Class 9 ICSE
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