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A sample of gas has an initial volume of 5.1 L at a pressure of 748
mmHg
If the volume of the gas is increased to 9.0 L , what will the pressure be?
Express your answer using two significant figures.
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A sample of gas has an initial volume of 5.1 L at a pressure of 748 mmHg If the volume of the gas is increased to 9.0 L , what will the pressure be? Express your answer using two significant figures.

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Step 1

Given,

Initial volume, V1 = 5.1 L

Initial pressure, P1 = 748 mmHg

Final volume, V2 = 9.0 L

Final pressure, P2 = ?

Step 2

The final pressure can be calculated using Boyle’s law :

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