Explore BrainMass
Share

Calculating Thermal Wavelength

This content was STOLEN from BrainMass.com - View the original, and get the solution, here!

For O2(g) in a 200mL container at 1500K, calculate q(trans) and the thermal wavelength.

© BrainMass Inc. brainmass.com September 21, 2018, 1:01 am ad1c9bdddf - https://brainmass.com/chemistry/physical-chemistry/calculating-thermal-wavelength-8748

Solution Preview

q(trans) = (2*pi*m*k*T/h^2)^(3/2)*V
m = 32*1.67*10^(-27) kg = mass of molecule
k = 1.38*10^(-23) J/molecule/k
T = 1500 K
h = ...

Solution Summary

Solution provides calculations and the answer. The thermal wavelengths are calculated.

$2.19