Problem Statement: ME Board October 1998
A transportation company specializes in the shipment of pressurized gaseous materials. An order is received for 100 liters of a particular gas at STP (32°F and 1 atm). What minimum volume tank is necessary to transport the gas at 80°F and a maximum pressure of 8 atm?
- A. 16 liters
- B. 14 liters
- C. 10 liters
- D. 12 liters
The minimum volume tank necessary is 14 liters.Solution: