Problem: The solubility of N2 in blood at 37°C and a partial pressure of 0.8 atm is 5.6 x 10 ‐4 mole/L. A deep‐sea diver breathes compressed air with a partial pressure of N2 equal to 4.8 atm. Assume that the total volume of blood in the body is 5.0 L. Calculate the amount of N2 gas released (in liters at 37°C and 1.00 Atm) when the diver returns to the surface, where the partial pressure of N2 is 0.80 atm.A) 0.356 LB) 0.0540 LC) 0.427 LD) 0.342 LE) 0.085 L

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The solubility of N2 in blood at 37°C and a partial pressure of 0.8 atm is 5.6 x 10 ‐4 mole/L. A deep‐sea diver breathes compressed air with a partial pressure of N2 equal to 4.8 atm. Assume that the total volume of blood in the body is 5.0 L. Calculate the amount of N2 gas released (in liters at 37°C and 1.00 Atm) when the diver returns to the surface, where the partial pressure of N2 is 0.80 atm.

A) 0.356 L
B) 0.0540 L
C) 0.427 L
D) 0.342 L
E) 0.085 L

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