Problem: You may want to reference (Pages 209 - 211) Section 5.4 while completing this problem.Would the volume be different if the sample were 20.0 g of helium instead of argon (under identical conditions)?A) The volume would be the same for helium gas. B) The volume would be lower for helium gas. C) The volume would be greater for helium gas

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Ideal gas equation:

PV=nRT


Helium has a lower atomic mass than argon. The same mass of helium gas would contain a greater number of moles, n and under the same conditions

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You may want to reference (Pages 209 - 211) Section 5.4 while completing this problem.

Would the volume be different if the sample were 20.0 g of helium instead of argon (under identical conditions)?


A) The volume would be the same for helium gas. 

B) The volume would be lower for helium gas. 

C) The volume would be greater for helium gas

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