Will Pressure Exceed Capacity?
Question: A metal tank of volume 75.5 L will burst if the pressure in it exceeds 50.0 atm. Will this pressure be exceeded by 82.0 moles of a gas in it at 25 degrees Celsius?© SolutionLibrary Inc. solutionlibary.com 9836dcf9d7 https://solutionlibrary.com/chemistry/physical-chemistry/will-pressure-exceed-capacity-353
...onstant, and has a value of 8.315 (kPa*L)/(K*mol).
You don't want your internal tank pressure to exceed 50.0 atm. Since everything is in kPa in the pV=nRT equation, you must convert 50.0 atm into kPa as well (101.325 kPa = 1 atm). (n) is 82.0 moles, the volume (V) is 75.5L ...