Problem: Containers A, B, and C are attached by closed stopcocks of negligible volume.If each particle shown in the picture represents 106 particles, (c) If the pressure in C, PC, is 750 torr before the stopcocks are opened, what is  PC afterward?

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Containers A, B, and C are attached by closed stopcocks of negligible volume.

If each particle shown in the picture represents 106 particles, 

(c) If the pressure in C, PC, is 750 torr before the stopcocks are opened, what is  PC afterward?

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