Filling a balloon with helium

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A cylinder containing 15L of helium gas at a pressure of 165 atm is to be used to fill party balloons . Each balloons must be filled to a volume of 2L at a pressure of 1.1 atm. What is the maximum number of balloons that can be inflated? (Hint: the empty cylinder will still contain helium at 1.1 atm)

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I just thought of dividing the total He at the container to each balloon.
 

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Borek
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Which is more or less correct approach.
 

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