A sample of propane gas is placed in a 10.0 L container at 25.0°C and 725 mmHg. The gas sample is then transferred from the 10.0 L container to a 7.50 L container at 25.0°C for shipping. What is the gas pressure in the second container?
a) 760 torr
b) 0.95 atm
c) 1062 mmHg
d) 1.40 atm
e) 967 mmHg
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