The Ideal Gas Law Video Lessons

Concept: Boyle's Law

# Problem: To minimize the rate of evaporation of the tungsten filament, 1.5×10−5 mol of argon is placed in a 600- cm3 lightbulb.What is the pressure of argon in the lightbulb at 24 oC?

###### FREE Expert Solution

To solve this problem, use the ideal gas equation:

Covert volume from cm3 to L and the temperature from °C to K:

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###### Problem Details

To minimize the rate of evaporation of the tungsten filament, 1.5×10−5 mol of argon is placed in a 600- cm3 lightbulb.

What is the pressure of argon in the lightbulb at 24 oC?