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# Could I have help with these questions? Based off the provided data on picric acid, the questions follow the data.

The theoretical enthalpy is -15186 kJ/mol.

Molar mass of picric acid = 229.1 g/mol

The volume of 1 g of picric acid is 0.89 L.

The amount of heat produced at 1 kg is 16552.7 kJ

The volume of gas produced at 1 g and the volume is 0.89 L is -0.0902 KJ.

1. In Discussion # 2, you determined the theoretical enthalpy of your explosive reaction. This is can also be termed the *heat of explosion*, but when it is termed heat of explosion, the units are traditionally kJ/kg of substance. Convert your enthalpy of reaction (kJ/mol) to heat of explosion (kJ/kg) using the molar mass of your explosive. List that value here and use it to calculate the explosive energy of 5.00 kg.

2. In Discussion #1, you calculated the volume of gas that your explosive would produce if 1 g of it was used, assuming standard temperature and pressure (**STP**)and any water produced in the gaseous state. Is this actually accurate, as the gas is usually heated as a result of the explosion, resulting in a much larger volume of gas? But what temperature will the gas reach? Calculate the final volume of the gas produced from 1.00 g of your explosive using Charles' Law, and assuming your explosion reaches a temperature of 3000 K.

Remember Charles' law? V_{1}/T_{1} = V_{2}/T_{2}

3. Explosive power is defined as the **heat of explosion** (kJ/kg) x the volume of gases (L/g) produced (at final temperature). Calculate the explosive power of your substance. Use the volume of your gas produced after heating by "*heat of explosion*".