Calculate the initial to total pressure using the ideal gas equation:
molar mass Ar = 39.95 g
moles Ar = 0.7534 mol
P = 308.1 atm
Calculate the final pressure using Boyle's Law:
P1 = 308.1 torr
V1 = 59.6 mL
P2 = 1.26 atm
A wine-dispensing system uses argon canisters to pressurize and preserve wine in the bottle. An argon canister for the system has a volume of 59.6 mL and contains 30.1 g of argon.
When the argon is released from the canister it expands to fill the wine bottle. How many 750.0-mL wine bottles can be purged with the argon in the canister at a pressure of 1.26 atm and a temperature of 297 K ?
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