At 298 K, a sample of N2 gas has a volume of 37.42 L and a pressure of 745 torr.
We’re being asked to determine the volume of the gas sample if the pressure changes to 894 torr at a constant temperature.
Recall that the ideal gas law is:
The pressure and volume of a gas are related to the number of moles, gas constant and temperature. The value nRT is constant.
A sample of nitrogen gas at 298 K and 745 torr has a volume of 37.42 L. What volume will it occupy if the pressure is increased to 894 torr at constant temperature?
a. 22.3 L
b. 31.2 L
d. 112 L
e. 380 L
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