Post a New Question

Chemistry

posted by .

At a depth of 200 meters in Lake Nyos, the pressure of pure CO2, released from a volcanic vent is equal to the water pressure at this depth. P (pascals) = density * g * height. Density= 1000 kg/m^3, g= 9.8m/s^2. Using this Pascal pressure, convert it, and calculate the solubility of CO2 at this depth using Henry's law.

Respond to this Question

First Name
School Subject
Your Answer

Similar Questions

  1. physics, physics, physics!!!!!

    At a depth of 10.9 km, the Challlenger deep in the Marianas Trench of the Pacific Ocean is the deepest site in any ocean. In 1960, Donald Walsh and Jacques Piccard reached the challenger deep in the bathy scaph trieste. Assuming that …
  2. Physics

    By how much does the H20 pressure exceed atmospheric pressure at 3 meters below the surface of a pool with fresh H20. I don't know what equation to use. You have to figure the weight of a column of water of some height h, and horizontal …
  3. Physics

    A swimmer has 8.20 x 10^-4 m^3 of air in his lungs when he dives into a lake. Assuming the pressure of the air is 95 percent of the external pressure at all times, what is the volume of the air at a depth of 10.0 m?
  4. physic

    Hi! need help please thank you so much. Question:(a) Calculate the absolute pressure at the bottom of a freshwater lake at a depth of 28.7 m. Assume the density of the water is 1.00 103 kg/m3 and the air above is at a pressure of 101.3 …
  5. physic

    Hi! I really need help on Part B only. (a) Calculate the absolute pressure at the bottom of a freshwater lake at a depth of 28.7 m. Assume the density of the water is 1.00 103 kg/m3 and the air above is at a pressure of 101.3 kPa. …
  6. physic

    you are designing a diving bell to withstand the pressure of sea water at a depth of 250m. a)what is the quage pressure at the depth(you can ignor the small changes in the density of the water with depth.) b)at the 250m depth, what …
  7. Physics

    (a) Calculate the absolute pressure at the bottom of a fresh-water lake at a depth of 23.2 m. Assume the density of the water is 1.00 103 kg/m3 and the air above is at a pressure of 101.3 kPa. Pa (b) What force is exerted by the water …
  8. Intro to Physics

    (a) Calculate the absolute pressure at the bottom of a fresh-water lake at a depth of 25.6 m. Assume the density of the water is 1.00 103 kg/m3 and the air above is at a pressure of 101.3 kPa. (b) What force is exerted by the water …
  9. Physics

    A cylindrical container 1.5m tall contains mercury to a certain depth, d. The rest of the cylinder is filled with water. If the pressure at the bottom of the cylinder is two atmospheres, what is the depth d?
  10. science

    calculate the depth of salt water lake,if the pressure at its base is 16 times the atmospheric pressure.the density of salt water lake is 1,050kg m-3 and acceleration due to gravity is 10 ms-2.the atmospheric pressure is 10N cm-2

More Similar Questions

Post a New Question