# Problem: Calculate the kinetic energy of CO2 at 286 K.   Express the kinetic energy in joules per mole to three significant figures.

###### FREE Expert Solution

Equation for average Kinetic energy of ideal gas:

${\mathbf{E}}_{\mathbf{average}}\mathbf{=}\frac{\mathbf{3}}{\mathbf{2}}\mathbf{RT}$

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Calculate the kinetic energy of CO2 at 286 K.   Express the kinetic energy in joules per mole to three significant figures.