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Homework Help: Find the growth of temperature of the gas

  1. May 23, 2015 #1
    1. The problem statement, all variables and given/known data
    A mass of 3 mole gas is heated in a constant pressure of 1.5 atm, expanding from 40 litre to 60 litre. Find the temperature growth.

    2. Relevant equations
    3. The attempt at a solution
    I thought to write V1/V2=T1/T2. But I don't know T1. The answer is 121 K in my book.
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  3. May 23, 2015 #2


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    Don't you know the ideal gas equation? Can you write it down? From this, given P, V, and N, you should be able to calculate T.
  4. May 23, 2015 #3
    Thanks a lot
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