Problem: Calculate the volume of each gas sample at STP52.0 mg Cl2.

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Since we have the mass and the temperature and pressure (STP), we’re going to use the ideal gas equation to calculate the volume of the gas


STP means Standard Temperature and Pressure where:

P = 1 atm
 T = 0°C = 273.15 K


Recall that the ideal gas law is given by

PV = nRT


rearrange the equation to derive volume

PVP = nRTPV = nRTP


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Calculate the volume of each gas sample at STP

52.0 mg Cl2.

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