Maxwell-Boltzmann Distribution Video Lessons

Concept: Maxwell-Boltzmann Distribution

# Problem: Calculate the most probable speed of CO molecules at 315 K .

###### FREE Expert Solution
• The most probable speed can be calculated using the molar mass of the gas, temperature and the gas constant R:

• Remember to use appropriate units to get the Vmp in m/s
• Vmp for CO will appear as:
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###### Problem Details

Calculate the most probable speed of CO molecules at 315 K .