Problem: The chlorofluorocarbon CCl2F2 can be recycled into a different compound by reaction with hydrogen to produce CH2F2(g), a compound useful in chemical manufacturing:CCl2F2 (g) + 4 H2 (g) ⟶ CH2F2 (g) + 2 HCl(g) Outline the steps necessary to answer the following question: What volume of hydrogen at 225 atm and 35.5 °C would be required to react with 1 ton (1.000 × 103 kg) of CCl2F2?

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The ideal gas equation:

$\overline{){\mathbf{PV}}{\mathbf{=}}{\mathbf{nRT}}}$

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The chlorofluorocarbon CCl2F2 can be recycled into a different compound by reaction with hydrogen to produce CH2F2(g), a compound useful in chemical manufacturing:

CCl2F2 (g) + 4 H2 (g) ⟶ CH2F2 (g) + 2 HCl(g)

Outline the steps necessary to answer the following question: What volume of hydrogen at 225 atm and 35.5 °C would be required to react with 1 ton (1.000 × 103 kg) of CCl2F2?