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What is the measure of the average kinetic energy of the particles in a sample of...

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lanae | Student, Grade 10 | eNotes Newbie

Posted February 28, 2007 at 6:37 AM via web

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What is the measure of the average kinetic energy of the particles in a sample of matter?

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gbeatty | College Teacher | (Level 1) Educator Emeritus

Posted March 1, 2007 at 12:24 AM (Answer #1)

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That's a definition of temperature. Temperature is a measure of the average kinetic energy of the particles in a sample.

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Jyotsana | Student , Grade 10 | eNoter

Posted February 22, 2014 at 11:54 PM (Answer #2)

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The Temperature is the measure of the average kinetic energy of the particles in a sample of matter.

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