(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); 1. The problem statement, all variables and given/known data

Diatomic carbon dioxide gas (CO2 has molar mass of 44.0 g/mol) is at a temperature of 305 K.

Calculate the most probable speed v_mp.

2. Relevant equations

v_mp = sqrt(2kT/m)

3. The attempt at a solution

v_mp = sqrt(2 * 1.3801 * 10^-23 * 305 / 44)

v_mp = 1.383 * 10^-11

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# Homework Help: Calculating most probable speed

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