Explain why scuba divers should not hold their breath as they ascend to the surface.
The scuba divers should not hold their breath as they ascend to the surface. This could be explained on the basis of Boyle’s Law which states that volume of a gas increases with decrease in pressure at constant temperature. In the depth of water, scuba divers experiences additional 1 atm pressure due to the weight of water above him/her. The pressure used by the driver from the pressure regulator...