Chemistry: An Introduction to General, Organic, and Biological Chemistry (12th Edition)

Published by Prentice Hall
ISBN 10: 0321908449
ISBN 13: 978-0-32190-844-5

Chapter 8 - Section 8.1 - Properties of Gases - Questions and Problems: 8.1a

Answer

a. The average kinetic energy of gases is proportional to the Kelvin temperature. That is why, at higher temperature, gases move faster.

Work Step by Step

a. The average kinetic energy of gases is proportional to the Kelvin temperature. That is why, at higher temperature, gases move faster.
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