Problem: At 0 °C and 1.00 atm, as much as 0.70 g of O 2 can dissolve in 1 L of water. At 0 °C and 4.00 atm, how many grams of O2 dissolve in 1 L of water?

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Henry's Law relates the solubility of a gas over a solution based on the factors of temperature, volume and pressure. 

Sgas=kH·Pgas

Where:

Sgas is the solubility
kH is Henry’s Law proportionality constant
Pgas is the partial pressure of gas above the solution

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At 0 °C and 1.00 atm, as much as 0.70 g of O can dissolve in 1 L of water. At 0 °C and 4.00 atm, how many grams of O2 dissolve in 1 L of water?

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