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Chemistry & Chemical Reactivity

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John C. Kotz + 3 others
ISBN: 9781337399074

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John C. Kotz + 3 others
ISBN: 9781337399074
Textbook Problem

A 45.5-g sample of copper at 99.8 °C is dropped into a beaker containing 152 g of water at 18.5 °C. What is the final temperature when thermal equilibrium is reached?

Interpretation Introduction

Interpretation:

At thermal equilibrium, the final temperature for a given copper placed in a beaker containing water has to be determined.

Concept Introduction:

Heat energy required to raise the temperature of 1g of substance by 1k.Energy gained or lost can be calculated using the below equation.

  q=C×m×ΔT

Where,

  q= energy gained or lost for a given mass of substance (m),

  C =specific heat capacity

  ΔT= change in temperature

Explanation

Assume the sum of qcopper and qwater =0

Final temperature can be calculated as,

  [Cwater×Mwater(Tfinal-Tinitial)]+[CCu×MCu(T

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