# physical science

posted by
**Paul** on
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Suppose you are camping in the mountains and you need to melt 1.8 kg of snow at 0.0 degC to 70.0 degC. The specific heat of water is 4186 j/kg*C while the latent heat of fusion for water equals 3.34 x 10^5 J/kg.

How much heat will be needed?

Express in KJ.