We are asked to determine what will be the pressure of a gas, in connection to the initial pressure, for which the volume is increased from 2.0 L to 1.0 L while temperature, in Kelvin, is doubled.
Recall that the ideal gas law is:
The pressure, volume, and temperature of a gas are related to the number of moles of gas and the universal gas constant:
The volume of a sample of a fixed amount of gas is decreased from 2.0 L to 1.0 L. The temperature of the gas in Kelvins is then doubled.
What is the final pressure of the gas in terms of the initial pressure?
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