Asked Dec 4, 2019

A 1.50-kg iron horseshoe initially at 590°C is dropped into a bucket containing 14.0 kg of water at 28.0°C. What is the final temperature of the water–horseshoe system? Ignore the heat capacity of the container and assume a negligible amount of water boils away.


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Write the expression for c...


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me. (T, - Tg) = m,c« (T-T.) | = mGT, + m,c„T, = (,e; + m,cw ) Tsg = (m;c, + mc, )T,. mcI, +m_c_I, (me, + mc)


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