posted by Nancy on .
A vessel containing air (79% N2 and 21% O2) at 5bar and 280K is placed in a vacuum and a tiny hole is punched through the lid of the vessel. If the rate of effusion of O2 is 1.25x10^-7mol/s, at what rate is the nitrogen effusing? (in mol/s)
(rate O2/rate N2) = sqrt(28/32)