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An aluminum cup contains 225 g of water and a 40-g copper stirrer, all at 27°C. A 400-g sample of silver at an initial temperature of 87°C is placed in the water. The stirrer is used to stir the mixture until it reaches its final equilibrium temperature of 32°C. Calculate the mass of the aluminum cup.

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[mf (32 – 27)]+[mc.(32–27)] +[m_c_(32– 27)]-[mc.(87–32)]

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