An electric current heats a 225 g copper wire from 20.0 °C to 40.0 °C. How much heat was generated by the electric current? (ccopper = 0.093 cal/gm-deg)
physical science - DrBob222, Tuesday, March 16, 2010 at 11:22pm
q = mass copper x specific heat copper x delta T. q will be in the same units as specific heat.