Problem: A piece of dry ice (solid carbon dioxide) with a mass of 31.5 g is allowed to sublime (convert from solid to gas) into a large balloon. Part AAssuming that all of the carbon dioxide ends up in the balloon, what will be the volume of the balloon at a temperature of 18°C and a pressure of 748 mmHg?

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A piece of dry ice (solid carbon dioxide) with a mass of 31.5 g is allowed to sublime (convert from solid to gas) into a large balloon. 

Part A

Assuming that all of the carbon dioxide ends up in the balloon, what will be the volume of the balloon at a temperature of 18°C and a pressure of 748 mmHg?

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