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Maxwell Boltzmann Distribution Curve Shape

APCHEM-RUXYEG

A longer, wider, and symmetrical Maxwell-Boltzmann distribution suggests which of the following?

A

Most of the molecules being examined have the same speed.

B

There is a wide distribution of speeds among the molecules being examined.

C

There is a greater proportion of molecules with a high speed than with a low speed.

D

There is a greater proportion of molecules with a low speed than with a high speed.