# Relation between kinetic energy and temperature

by johnathon
Tags: energy, kinetic, relation, temperature
 P: 40 Where does the 3/2 come from? $$\frac{1}{2} mv^2 = \frac{3}{2} kT$$
 Quote by johnathon Where does the 3/2 come from? $$\frac{1}{2} mv^2 = \frac{3}{2} kT$$