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The root-mean-squared speed of CH4 is 846 m s^-1. What is the temperature of the gas?

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Step 1

The formula of the root-mean-squared velocity is as gievn below 

Where,

Vrms = the root-mean-squared velocity = 846 ms-1

R = the gas constant = 8.3144621 J/(mol·K)

T = the temperature of the gas = ?

M = the molar mass of the gas = 16.04 g/mole

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Step 2

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