Problem: Calculate the root mean square velocity of gaseous xenon atoms at 25 oC.

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When calculating for root mean square speed (μrms), we will use the following equation:

$\overline{){{\mathbf{\mu }}}_{{\mathbf{rms}}}{\mathbf{=}}\sqrt{\frac{\mathbf{3}\mathbf{RT}}{\mathbf{M}}}}$

Problem Details

Calculate the root mean square velocity of gaseous xenon atoms at 25 oC.