Problem: What is the ratio of urms to ump for a sample of O2(g) at 300 K?

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Concept: Root Mean Square Speed.

First we will find the molar mass of O2 in kg/mole. Next we calculate both urms AND ump, and finally divide urms by ump to find the ratio.

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What is the ratio of urms to ump for a sample of O2(g) at 300 K?

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