Velocity of Thermal Neutrons

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Homework Statement


Estimate the velocity of thermal neutrons at 25 degrees celcius

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I attempted to use KE=0.5mv^2 but I realised that I didn't know the Kinetic energy
 

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Hint: Thermal neutrons behave as an ideal gas.
 

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