Problem: Rank the gases Ar, N2, CH4, and C2H6 in order of increasing density at STP.

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We are asked to rank the gases Ar, N2, CH4, and C2H6 in order of increasing density at STP.


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

↑ Molar mass, ↑ density. 


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Rank the gases Ar, N2, CH4, and C2H6 in order of increasing density at STP.

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