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countrygirl1431
 one year ago
The specific heat of gold is 0.031 calories/gram°C. If 10.0 grams of gold were heated and the temperature of the sample changed by 20.0°C, how many calories of heat energy were absorbed by the sample?
6.2 calories
0.016 calories
6,451 calories
0.062 calories
countrygirl1431
 one year ago
The specific heat of gold is 0.031 calories/gram°C. If 10.0 grams of gold were heated and the temperature of the sample changed by 20.0°C, how many calories of heat energy were absorbed by the sample? 6.2 calories 0.016 calories 6,451 calories 0.062 calories

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ganeshie8
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1`The specific heat of gold is 0.031 calories/gram°C.` It takes 0.031 calories to rise the temperature of 1 gram of gold by 1 degree celsius

ganeshie8
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1so how many calories does it take to rise the temperature of 10 grams of gold by 20 degree celsius ?

countrygirl1431
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1thanks now would that be how you would do every problem like this?

ganeshie8
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1Yes, if you know the specific heat, you can work the heat required to rise the temperature by any degrees
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