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3. The inside of a soda can is at a pressure of 350 kPa (gauge
pressure) at 25 °C. Assuming that the gas content is mostly
CO.(you can neglect the amount of water in the vapor to
facilitate calculations)
a) what are the mole fractions of CO, and water in the liquid?
b) what is the partial pressure of water in the gas phase? Was
it reasonable to assume that the amount of water in the
vapor phase was negligible?
Henry's constant for CO, in water is 1630 atm/mole fraction
Vapor pressure of water at 25 °C is 23.756 mm Hg
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Transcribed Image Text:.Verizon 89% 5:33 PM Done 3. The inside of a soda can is at a pressure of 350 kPa (gauge pressure) at 25 °C. Assuming that the gas content is mostly CO.(you can neglect the amount of water in the vapor to facilitate calculations) a) what are the mole fractions of CO, and water in the liquid? b) what is the partial pressure of water in the gas phase? Was it reasonable to assume that the amount of water in the vapor phase was negligible? Henry's constant for CO, in water is 1630 atm/mole fraction Vapor pressure of water at 25 °C is 23.756 mm Hg
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