# A gas exerts a force of 5,610 N over an area of 0.342 m^2. What pressure does the gas exert in Pa?

Dec 5, 2015

$= 16403 , 5 P a$

#### Explanation:

From definition, pressure is the force per unit area.

$\therefore P = \frac{F}{A}$

$= \frac{5610 N}{0 , 342 {m}^{2}}$

$= 16403 , 5 P a$