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Solution: Useful conversions: 760 torr = 1atm = 760 mm Hg. 1 inch = 2...

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760 torr = 1atm = 760 mm Hg. 1 inch = 2.54cm

Weather trivia: The lowest ever recorded sea-level atmospheric pressure was 25.69 inches of Hg inside of typhoon Tip, on October 12, 1979. If you had been unlucky enough to be inside of it, at sea level, on that date, what would have been the boiling point of water? The enthalpy of vaporization of water is 40.7 kJ/mol.

1. 101.929°C

2. 99.69°C

3. 98.09°C

4. 100.13°C

5. 95.7131°C