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Specific Heat Problems


1) What is the specific heat of a substance that absorbs 2.5 x 103 joules of heat when a sample
     of  1.0 x 104 g of the substance increases in temperature from 10.0C to 70.0C?

 

 

 

2) A 1.0 kg sample of metal with a specific heat of 0.50 KJ/KgC is heated to 100.0C and then
     placed in a  50.0 g sample of water at 20.0C.  What is the final temperature of the metal and
     the water?

 

 

3) A 2.8 kg sample of a metal with a specific heat of 0.43KJ/KgC is heated to 100.0C then
    placed in a 50.0 g sample of water at 30.0C.  What is the final temperature of the metal and
    the water?

 

 

 

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