Problem: Arrange the following gases in order of decreasing density at STP: Ne, Cl2, F2, and O2.

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We are asked to rank the gases in order of decreasing density at STP: Ne, Cl2, F2, and O2.


Since the volume of 1 mole of gas is the same for each ideal gas:

↓ Molar mass, ↓ density. 


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Arrange the following gases in order of decreasing density at STP: Ne, Cl2, F2, and O2.

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