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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).

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The given information are recorded as shown below,

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

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Therefore, heat released by one mole ...

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