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Homework Help: Chemistry

Posted by chemstudent on Friday, February 6, 2009 at 10:31am.

A sample of an ideal gas consists of 2 moles, pressure = 1 atm, volume = 0.5 liters

Find the temperature

pV=nRT
T = p*V/(n*R)
T = 1 atm * 0.5 liters / (2 moles * .08206 L atm K^-1 * mol^-1)
T = 3.04 K

Did I do that problem correctly? That temperature seems unrealistically low.

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