Problem: An aerosol spray can with a volume of 250 mL contains 2.30 g of propane gas (C3H8) as a propellant.If the can is at 24 oC, what is the pressure in the can?

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PV=nRT

P = pressure, atm
V = volume, L
n = moles, mol
R = gas constant = 0.08206 (L·atm)/(mol·K)
T = temperature, K

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An aerosol spray can with a volume of 250 mL contains 2.30 g of propane gas (C3H8) as a propellant.

If the can is at 24 oC, what is the pressure in the can?

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