# A nitrogen gas occupies a volume of 500 ml at a pressure of 0.971 atm. What volume will the gas occupy at a pressure of 1.50 atm, assuming the temperature remains constant?

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Dec 7, 2014

The answer is

This is a simple application of Boyle's law

which states that a gas' pressure and volume are proportional to eachother. It can be derived from the combined gas law,

So, we have