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## Main Question or Discussion Point

I read

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Maxwell–Boltzmann_distribution#cite_note-0

In formula 7 we obtain proportionaly to E^1/2 and exp(-E).

But I expect proportionaly to E^-1/2 and exp(-E).

Where I am wrong?

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Maxwell–Boltzmann_distribution#cite_note-0

In formula 7 we obtain proportionaly to E^1/2 and exp(-E).

But I expect proportionaly to E^-1/2 and exp(-E).

Where I am wrong?