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Problem 77
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Assume that you have 1.00 g of nitroglycerin in a 500.0-mL steel container at 20.0 °C and 1.00 atm pressure. An explosion occurs, raising the temperature of the container and its contents to 425 °C. The balanced equation is 4 C3H5N3O91l2¡ 12 CO21g2 + 10 H2O1g2 + 6 N21g2 + O21g2 (c) What is the pressure in atmospheres inside the container after the explosion according to the ideal gas law?

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