Problem: From the following data for liquid nitric acid, determine its heat of vaporization and normal boiling point.

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Plotting lnP as y against 1/T  ( i.e. temperature in Kelvin) as x:

1/T

ln P

3.66 ×10-3

2.67

3.53 ×10-3

3.28

3.41×10-3

3.87

3.30 ×10-3

4.40

3.19 ×10-3

4.89

3.09 ×10-3

5.34

3.83 ×10-3

6.51


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From the following data for liquid nitric acid, determine its heat of vaporization and normal boiling point.

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