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Posted by lyne on Friday, January 2, 2009 at 7:52pm.

A 46.2 gram sample of copper is heated to 95.4 degrees celcius and then place into a calorimeter containing 75.0 grams of water at 19.6 degrees celcius. The final temp of the water and copper is 21.8 degrees celcius. Calculate the specific heat capacity of copper, assuming all heat lost by the copper is gained by the water.

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