Chemistry and Chemical Reactivity (9th Edition)

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ISBN 10: 1133949649
ISBN 13: 978-1-13394-964-0

Chapter 10 Gases and Their Properties - Study Questions - Page 403d: 59


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Since $\sqrt{\bar{u^2}}=\sqrt{3RT/M}$, to increase the rms speed by 10% we need to increase $\sqrt{T}$ by 10% so: $\sqrt{T'}=1.1\sqrt{240}$ $T'=290.4\ K=17.4\ °C$
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