Posted by **Anonymous** on Friday, February 4, 2011 at 2:32pm.

The specific heat of silver is 0.057 calories/gram°C. If 10.0 grams of silver were heated and the temperature of the sample changed by 20.0°C, how many calories of heat energy were absorbed by the sample?

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**Ms. Sue**, Friday, February 4, 2011 at 2:37pm
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**Writeacher**, Friday, February 4, 2011 at 2:38pm
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**Damon**, Friday, February 4, 2011 at 5:45pm
heat in = specific heat * mass * change in temp

heat in = .057 * 10 *20

= 5.7 * 2 = 11.4 calories

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