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How much heat must be added to 0.55 kg of aluminum to change it from a solid at 180°C to a liquid at 660°C (its melting point)? The latent heat of fusion for aluminum is 4.0 105 J/kg.

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    Q=mc∆t

    http://www.ausetute.com.au/heatcapa.html

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    would it be .55 converted to g times cg of aluminum which according to the link is .90 time the differnece in T which is 660-180

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    im wondering the same thing as leah cause i left mass in kg and it was marked wrong please help

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