# Chlorine is widely used to purify municipal water supplies and to treat swimming pool waters. Suppose that the volume of a particular sample of Cl2 gas is 8.70 L at 895 torr and 24 degrees C. (a) How many grams of Cl2 are in the sample? (b) What volume will the Cl2 occupy at STP? (c) At what temperature will the volume be 15.00 L if the pressure is 8.76 x 10^2 torr? (d) At what pressure will the volume equal 5.00 L if the temperature is 58 degrees C?

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Chlorine is widely used to purify municipal water supplies and to treat swimming pool waters. Suppose that the volume of a particular sample of Cl2 gas is 8.70 L at 895 torr and 24 degrees C. (a) How many grams of Cl2 are in the sample? (b) What volume will the Cl2 occupy at STP? (c) At what temperature will the volume be 15.00 L if the pressure is 8.76 x 10^2 torr? (d) At what pressure will the volume equal 5.00 L if the temperature is 58 degrees C?

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Step 1

(a) The grams of Cl2 are in the sample is,

The ideal gas equation is,

Step 2

(b) The volume will the Cl2 occupy at STP is,

Step 3

(c)  The temperature will the volume be 1...

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