# SOLUTION: The volume v of gas varies inversely as the pressure p on it. The volume of a gas is 240cm^3 under a pressure of 23 kg/cm^2 What will be its volume under pressure of 30 kg/cm^2?

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 Click here to see ALL problems on Evaluation Word Problems Question 249726: The volume v of gas varies inversely as the pressure p on it. The volume of a gas is 240cm^3 under a pressure of 23 kg/cm^2 What will be its volume under pressure of 30 kg/cm^2?Answer by Alan3354(30993)   (Show Source): You can put this solution on YOUR website!The volume v of gas varies inversely as the pressure p on it. The volume of a gas is 240cm^3 under a pressure of 23 kg/cm^2 What will be its volume under pressure of 30 kg/cm^2? -------------- PV = k 23*240 = k = 5520 ----------------- At 30 kg/cm^2: 30V = 5520 V = 184 cc ---------- It's actually PV = nRT, but k works for this problem.