Chapter_18 - 2 1 v = Boltzmann’s constant K J k B o 10 38...

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Ch 18: Kinetic Theory 1) Atomic mass unit: kg 10 6605 . 1 u 1 27 × = Focus: Kinetic Energy, Speed versus Temperature 3) Root mean square speed: m T k B 3 v v 2 rms = 2 z 2 y 2 x 2 v v v v + + = 2) Kinetic energy: T k m B 2 3 2
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Unformatted text preview: 2 1 v = Boltzmann’s constant: K J k B o / 10 38 . 1 23 − × = 4) Mean speed: m T k B π 8 v = 5) Most probable speed: m T k B 2 v p =...
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This note was uploaded on 05/13/2010 for the course PHYSICS 53L taught by Professor Mueller during the Fall '07 term at Duke.

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