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Posted by **tony** on Wednesday, February 25, 2009 at 11:20am.

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**drwls**, Wednesday, February 25, 2009 at 12:17pmIn this situation, because of the inverse proportionality,

P1/P2 = V2/V1

1 and 2 denote the two different conditions.

23/30 = V2/240

Solve for V2, the volume at P2 = 30

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**tony**, Wednesday, February 25, 2009 at 12:21pmaaaahhhh, now i get it

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**tony**, Wednesday, February 25, 2009 at 12:32pmhowever, the options are:

184, 166, 313, or 297

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**tony**, Wednesday, February 25, 2009 at 12:46pmI got 313, is this correct?

(240*30)/23=313

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**drwls**, Wednesday, February 25, 2009 at 5:34pmNo, it is 184. You incorrectly rearranged the equation I wrote.

The volume has to decrease when you increase the pressure.

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