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Recall that the partial pressure of a gas (PGas) in a mixture is given by:
Solving for partial pressure of each gas:
PHe = 0.50 atm
Determine the partial pressure of each gas as shown in the figure below. Note: The relative numbers of each type of gas are depicted in the figure.
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