A 0.0100 mole sample of butane was burned in a bomb calorimeter. The heat from the reaction raised the temperature of 1.00 kg of water by 6.90 C. How much heat was released in this reaction per mole of butane combusted? The specific heat of water is (4.184).

Question
200 views

A 0.0100 mole sample of butane was burned in a bomb calorimeter. The heat from the reaction raised the temperature of 1.00 kg of water by 6.90 C. How much heat was released in this reaction per mole of butane combusted? The specific heat of water is (4.184).

check_circle

Step 1

The given information are recorded as shown below,

Step 2

The heat released from burning 0.01 mole butane is equal to the heat required to raise the water temperature.

Step 3

Therefore, heat released by one mole ...

Want to see the full answer?

See Solution

Want to see this answer and more?

Solutions are written by subject experts who are available 24/7. Questions are typically answered within 1 hour.*

See Solution
*Response times may vary by subject and question.
Tagged in