posted by Sarah on .
The heat energy needed to raise the temperature of 10.0 g of metal by 10.0°C would exceed 25 calories for which metals on the periodic table?
q = mass metal x sp.h. x delta T
25 cal = 10g x sp.h. x 10
sp.h. = 25/100 = 0.25 cal/g.
Here is a link the specific heats of common metals.