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2. What are the units of temperature, T?

  • Centigrade
  • Kelvin
  • Celsius
  • Fahrenheit

3. What happens to the pressure when a fixed mass of gas expands to twice its original volume at a constant temperature?

  • increases by a factor of 4
  • Halves
  • Stays the same
  • Doubles

4. What happens to the temperature of the molecule when velocity is doubled?

  • In increases by a factor of root 2
  • It doubles
  • It increases by a factor of 4
  • It halves

5. What is the equation for the mean translational k.e of an atom in an ideal gas, E?

  • E=3/2kT
  • E=3kT
  • E=1/2kT
  • E=3/2vT


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