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    A tank contains 3.0 moles of nitrogen, 2.0 moles of oxygen, 1.5 moles of helium, and 1.8 moles of carbon dioxide at 45C and under 1000 atm. Calculate the partial pressure of each gas in the mixture in Torrcellis.

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    N2 + O2 + He + CO2
    3 moles 2 moles 1.5 moles 1.8 moles

    Total no. of mole = sum of the no. of moles
    = (3 + 2 + 1.5 + 1.8) moles
    = 8.3 ...

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    The solution looks at partial pressure, mole fraction, total pressure and pressure conversions.