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A piece of sandstone with a bulk volume of 1.3 cc is contained in a 5-cc cell filled with helium at 760 mm Hg.

Temperature is maintained constant and the cell is opened to another evacuated cell the same volume. The final pressure in the two vessels is 334.7 mm Hg. What is the porosity of the sandstone?

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