If 2.4 m3 of a gas initially at STP is compressed to 1.6 m3 and its temperature raised to 30oC, what is the final pressure?

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- July 31st 2006, 04:30 PMpocahontasHelp!
If 2.4 m3 of a gas initially at STP is compressed to 1.6 m3 and its temperature raised to 30oC, what is the final pressure?

- July 31st 2006, 04:37 PMtopsquarkQuote:

Originally Posted by**pocahontas**

Where T is in the absolute (Kelvin) temperature scale.

At STP, T1 = 273 K and P1 = 1.01 x 10^5 Pa. And V1 = 2.4 m^3.

We know V2 = 1.6 m^3 and T2 = 273 K + 30 K = 303 K.

So

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