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Chapter 9, Problem 15E
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What is heat capacity? How is it related to changes in temperature?

Interpretation Introduction

Interpretation:

Heat capacity is to be defined and its relation to changes in the temperature is to be explained.

Concept introduction:

Heat is transferred from one object to another if they have a difference of temperature between them. If the temperature between a cold object and a hot object is large, then the flow of heat between them will also be large.

Explanation of Solution

The amount of heat needed to increase the temperature of any substance by 1°C is known as the heat capacity of that particular substance

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