Problem: Second-hand smoke consist of many molecules including nicotine. How much faster or slower does the nicotine diffuse, compared to carbon dioxide? (MW nicotine = 160g/mol) 1. About half as fast 2. As gases, the two molecules diffuse at the same rate 3. About 4 times faster 4. About a fourth as fast 5. About twice as fast

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Second-hand smoke consist of many molecules including nicotine. How much faster or slower does the nicotine diffuse, compared to carbon dioxide? (MW nicotine = 160g/mol)

1. About half as fast
2. As gases, the two molecules diffuse at the same rate
3. About 4 times faster
4. About a fourth as fast
5. About twice as fast

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