Gases In Air

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Gases In Air

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Nitrogen = 78%

Oxygen = 21%

Formed when algae and plants develop via photosynthesis.

Inert Gases = 0.96%

Argon, Helium, Krypton, Neon


Low density, Low boiling point, unreactive

Carbon Dioxide = 0.04%

Causes greenhouse effect



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