Thermodynamics and Statistical Mechanics 1 practice Problem 1:

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Thermodynamics and Statistical Mechanics 1 practice


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Problem
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Which of the following is a feature of

the Maxwell
-
Boltzmann theory of an

ideal gas?

(A)

The speeds of the gas molecules

are distributed about an average

determi
ned by
temperature.

(B)


The overlapping wavelengths of

the gas molecules result in a

predictable
relationship between

pressure and volume.

(C)

The energy levels of the gas molecules

are only allowed to be in discrete,

quantized
states.

(D)


The gas mole
cules are modeled as

an ensemble of weakly interacting

quantum
mechanical harmonic

oscillators.

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