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Homework Help: Finding new Pressure in cylinder when compressed

  1. Apr 20, 2009 #1
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    I know how to setup the entire problem i just dont know how to calculate the new pressure after the piston is compressed.
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  3. Apr 21, 2009 #2


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    At constant temperature P is proportional to 1/V , or PV=constant.
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