# A 12.0 L sample of gas is at STP. What would be its new volume if its pressure was decreased to 575 mmHg and its temperature was doubled?

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May 5, 2016

#### Answer:

#### Explanation:

Let us first list the given data:

**Position 1**:

STP means that

The volume occupied by the gas is

**Position 2**:

The new conditions are:

To find the volume of the gas at position 2, we can rearrange the ideal gas law:

Therefore,