Graham's law

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  1. dapmp91

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    So Graham's Law in a nutshell basically says that gas molecules with less molecular weight move faster than the gas molecules that are heavier? :idea:
     
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    That is correct. Remember that this is at constant temperature, where the kinetic energies are equal.
     

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