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# Maxwell-Boltzmann Distribution

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Pressure Units
The Ideal Gas Law
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The Ideal Gas Law Applications
Chemistry Gas Laws
Chemistry Gas Laws: Combined Gas Law
Mole Fraction
Partial Pressure
The Ideal Gas Law: Molar Mass
The Ideal Gas Law: Density
Gas Stoichiometry
Standard Temperature and Pressure
Effusion
Root Mean Square Speed
Kinetic Energy of Gases
Maxwell-Boltzmann Distribution
Velocity Distributions
Kinetic Molecular Theory
Van der Waals Equation
Boyle's Law (IGNORE)
Charles Law (IGNORE)
Ideal Gas Law (IGNORE)

The Maxwell-Boltzmann Distribution is a probability distribution curve that describes the speed of a gas at a specific temperature.

###### Distribution Curve

Concept #1: Maxwell-Boltzmann Distribution

Concept #2: Probability Distribution

Example #1: Calculate the most probable speed of F2 molecules at 335 K.

Practice: Calculate the molar mass of an unknown gas if its average speed is 920 m/s at 303 K.