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Solution: Use the van der Waal's equation to calculate the pressure (i...

Question

Use the van der Waal's equation to calculate the pressure (in atm) exerted by 1.00 mol of chlorine gas confined to a volume of 2.00 L at 273K. The value of a = 6.49 L2 atm mol-2, and that of b = 0.0562 L mol-1 for chlorine gas.

a) no given answer is close

b) 9.9

c) 4.12

d) 1.54

e) 3.73