where the formula weight (*FW*) is in g/mol, and
the standard molar volume is 22.4 L/mol. Now try using
this in a problem.

What is the density of helium gas at STP?

If the density of the gas is equal to
,
then FW= 4.00 g/mol, 22.4 L/mol, so the
density = 0.179 g/L.