# Problem: A cylinder with a moveable piston contains 0.551 mol of gas and has a volume of 251 mL .What will its volume be if an additional 0.276 mol of gas is added to the cylinder? (Assume constant temperature and pressure.)

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A cylinder with a moveable piston contains 0.551 mol of gas and has a volume of 251 mL .

What will its volume be if an additional 0.276 mol of gas is added to the cylinder? (Assume constant temperature and pressure.)

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