What Gases Make up Air?


The air on earth is comprised of several gases. It is comprised of about 78% nitrogen and 21% oxygen. The rest is comprised of very small amounts of argon, carbon dioxide, and other gases.
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There are many gases and compounds that make up the air, but the two most common are nitrogen and oxygen. These are needed by the plants and animals to live.
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