Problem: A gas has a volume of 36.0 L and a pressure of 750. torr when the temperature is 10°C. What is the pressure if the volume changes to 15.0 L and the temperature changes to 78°C, if the amount of gas stays the same? Express your answer in torr using three significant figures.

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A gas has a volume of 36.0 L and a pressure of 750. torr when the temperature is 10°C. What is the pressure if the volume changes to 15.0 L and the temperature changes to 78°C, if the amount of gas stays the same? 

Express your answer in torr using three significant figures.


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