# Gas stored in a tank at 273 K has a pressure of 388 kPa. The safe limit for the pressure is 825 kPa. At what temperature will the gas reach this pressure?

##### 1 Answer

Nov 24, 2015

The temperature at which the gas pressure inside the tank will equal 825 kPa is 508 K.

#### Explanation:

Gay-Lussac's law states that the pressure of a gas held at constant volume is directly proportional to its temperature in Kelvins.

The equation for Charles' law is

Rearrange the equation to isolate