Dawson H.

asked • 02/28/21

In a collision of sufficient force, automobile air bags respond by electrically triggering the explosive decomposition of sodium azide (NaN3) to its elements. A 29.4−g sample of sodium azide was...

decomposed, and the nitrogen gas generated was collected over water at 26°C. The total pressure was 733.8 mmHg. How many liters of dry N2 were generated?

I got 1158.62 L but it is wrong.

1 Expert Answer


Dawson H.

It says that answer is wrong, so I don't get it at all.


J.R. S.

My suggestion is to carefully check the calculations and the significant figures. Maybe it’sa rounding error?


Still looking for help? Get the right answer, fast.

Ask a question for free

Get a free answer to a quick problem.
Most questions answered within 4 hours.


Find an Online Tutor Now

Choose an expert and meet online. No packages or subscriptions, pay only for the time you need.