Average Kinetic Energy

Average Kinetic Energy

Kinetic energy is the energy of motion. At a given temperature, individual particles of a substance have a range of kinetic energies. The motion of particles theoretically ceases at absolute zero.

CK-12 (High School)

ESSENTIAL QUESTION:

How does the kinetic energy of a gas change as temperature changes?
STANDARDS:
RST.1 - Analysis & Evidence, RST.2 - Main Ideas

DEPTH OF KNOWLEDGE (DOK) LEVELS:

1,2
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