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Homework Help: Chemistry

Posted by Kim on Monday, December 3, 2012 at 11:06am.

A 1.20g sample of benzoic acid is burned in excess of )2 in a bomb calorimeter immersed in 1300 g of water. The temperature of the water rises from 25 to 30.2 degrees C. The heat of combustion of benzoic acid is -26.4 kJ/g. The heat capacity of water is 4.18. What is the heat capacity of the bomb calorimeter (in J/C)?

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