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Homework Help: chemistry

Posted by Annette on Monday, April 29, 2013 at 11:06am.

49-kg woman cheats on her diet and eats a 582-Calorie (582 kcal) jelly doughnut for breakfast.
(a) How many joules of energy are the equivalent of one jelly doughnut?
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(b) How many stairs must the woman climb to perform an amount of mechanical work equivalent to the food energy in one jelly doughnut? Assume the height of a single stair is 15 cm.
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(c) If the human body is only 28% efficient in converting chemical energy to mechanical energy, how many stairs must the woman climb to work off her breakfast?
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