Problem: Oxygen Supply in Submarines Nuclear submarines can stay under water nearly indefinitely because they can produce their own by the electrolysis of water. How many liters of O2 at 298 K and 1.00 bar are produced in 3.00 hr in an electrolytic cell operating at a current of 0.0200 A?

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Oxygen Supply in Submarines Nuclear submarines can stay under water nearly indefinitely because they can produce their own by the electrolysis of water. 

How many liters of O2 at 298 K and 1.00 bar are produced in 3.00 hr in an electrolytic cell operating at a current of 0.0200 A?

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