Using Dalton’s Law: PO2
• at 25.0°C, Pwater = 23.78 mm Hg (vapor pressure)
Hydrogen peroxide (H2O2) decomposes in the presence of a catalyst to form water and oxygen. The catalyst is added to 5.00 mL of a hydrogen peroxide solution at 25.0˚C, and 49.5 mL of gas is collected over water at a total pressure of 763.6 mmHg.
What is the partial pressure of oxygen collected over the water?
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