Problem: At 20 oC (approximately room temperature) the average velocity of N2 molecules in air is 1050 mph.What is the total kinetic energy of 1 mol of N2 molecules moving at this speed?

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1050 mh×1 h3600 s = 0.2917 m/s


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At 20 oC (approximately room temperature) the average velocity of N2 molecules in air is 1050 mph.

What is the total kinetic energy of 1 mol of N2 molecules moving at this speed?

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