(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); 1. The problem statement, all variables and given/known data

The solubility of N_{2}in blood at 37 degree and at a partial pressure of 0.8 atm is 5.6 x 10^{-4}mol/L?

a deep sea diver breathes compressed air with the partial pressure of N_{2}equal to 4 atm. Assume that the total volume of blood in the body is 5 L. Calculate the amount of N_{2}gas released (in liters at 37 degree and 1 atm) when the diver returns to the surface of water, where the partial pressure of N_{2}is 0.8 atm

2. The attempt at a solution

I got the answer of 0.389, but someone told me it is 0.35. Is my answer correct?

**Physics Forums | Science Articles, Homework Help, Discussion**

Dismiss Notice

Join Physics Forums Today!

The friendliest, high quality science and math community on the planet! Everyone who loves science is here!

The friendliest, high quality science and math community on the planet! Everyone who loves science is here!

# Homework Help: How much gas is released given partial pressure

**Physics Forums | Science Articles, Homework Help, Discussion**