The mileage of a car that produces 1lb of CO 2 per mile should be calculated. Concept Introduction: The mileage of car is miles per gallon of gasoline used. The number of moles is related to mass and molar mass as follows: n = m M Here, m is mass and M is molar mass. The following conversion factor should be used to perform the given problem. 1 mL=0 .000264172 gallon Also, 1 lb = 453.6 g .

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Chapter 9, Problem 40QAP
Interpretation Introduction

Interpretation:

The mileage of a car that produces 1lb of CO2 per mile should be calculated.

Concept Introduction:

The mileage of car is miles per gallon of gasoline used. The number of moles is related to mass and molar mass as follows:

n=mM

Here, m is mass and M is molar mass.

The following conversion factor should be used to perform the given problem.

1 mL=0.000264172 gallon

Also,

1 lb=453.6 g.

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