# If a volume of #1.7*atm# at #26.0*L# is compressed to #10.7*L#, what is the new pressure?

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Jun 18, 2017

#### Answer:

Well, we use old Boyle's Law.........

#### Explanation:

Which holds that for a given mass of gas at constant temperature, then

And here we solve for

Why is it reasonable that pressure has increased?