Chemistry (12th Edition)

Published by Prentice Hall
ISBN 10: 0132525763
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Chapter 14 - The Behavior of Gases - 14.2 The Gas Laws - Sample Problem 14.1 - Page 457: 10



Work Step by Step

Since we are given conditions at constant temperature, with a decrease in pressure, the volume will be effected. Boyle's law models such gas conditions. Solve for the unknown pressure. Notice a increase in volume results in an decrease in pressure, so it is a reasonable answer.
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