# 4.65 L of nitrogen at standard pressure is compressed into a 0.480 L container. What is the new pressure in mm Hg?

##### 1 Answer

May 7, 2018

#### Explanation:

*Boyle's Law*

*Standard Temperature and Pressure in mmHg:*

760 mmHg

https://www.thoughtco.com/stp-in-chemistry-607533

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Standard_conditions_for_temperature_and_pressure

(760mmHg)(4.65L) =

Divide (760mmHg * 4.65L) by (0.480L) to isolate for

Simplify.

7362.5 mmHg =