Problem: You may want to reference (Pages 416 - 419) Section 10.8 while completing this problem.Which of the following statements are true?(a) O2 will effuse faster than Cl2.(b) Effusion and diffusion are different names for the same process.(c) Perfume molecules travel to your nose by the process of effusion.(d) The higher the density of a gas, the shorter the mean free path.

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(a) O2 will effuse faster than Cl2.

↓ MM = ↑ effusion rate

MM O2 < MM Cl2 

O2 → effuse faster


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You may want to reference (Pages 416 - 419) Section 10.8 while completing this problem.

Which of the following statements are true?

(a) O2 will effuse faster than Cl2.

(b) Effusion and diffusion are different names for the same process.

(c) Perfume molecules travel to your nose by the process of effusion.

(d) The higher the density of a gas, the shorter the mean free path.

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