Physical Science
posted by Ashley
Lead is a soft, dense metal with a specific heat of 0.117 J/goC, a melting point of 328.0 oC, and a heat of fusion of 23012 J/g. How much heat (in kilojoules) must be provided to melt a 350.0 kg sample of lead that is initially at 20 oC?

DrBob222
q1 = heat required to raise T from 20 C to melting point.
q1 = (mass Pb(in g) x specific heat x (T m.p.  Tinitial)
q2 = heat required to melt the Pb at 328 but keep T at 328.
q2 = mass Pb x heat fusion.
Add q1 + q2 for q total.
Respond to this Question
Similar Questions

SCIENCE QUESTION
LEAD IS A SOFT, DENSE METAL WITH A SPECIFIC HEAT OF 0.028KCAL/KGC, A MELTING POINT OF 328.0C, AND A HEAT FUSION OF5.5KCAL/KG. HOW MUCH HEAT MUST BE PROVIDED TO MELT A 250.0KG SAMPLE OF LEAD WITH A TEMPERATURE OF 20.0C? 
chem
The specific heat of silver is 0.237 J/goC Its melting point is 961oC . Its heat of fusion is 11 J/g. How much heat (in J) is needed to change 17.5 g of silver from solid at 25oC to liquid at 961oC ? 
physics
lead is a soft, dense metal with a specific heat of 0.028 kcal/kg degrees C, a melting point of 328.0 degrees C and a heat of fusion of 5.5 kcal/kg. How much heat must be provided to melt a 250.0 kg sample of lead with a temperature … 
Chemisty
LEAD IS A SOFT, DENSE METAL WITH A SPECIFIC HEAT OF 0.028KCAL/KGC, A MELTING POINT OF 328.0C, AND A HEAT FUSION OF5.5KCAL/KG. HOW MUCH HEAT MUST BE PROVIDED TO MELT A 250.0KG SAMPLE OF LEAD WITH A TEMPERATURE OF 20.0C? 
physical science
Lead is a soft, dense metal with a specific heat of 0.028 kcal/kg·C°, a melting point of 328.0°C, and a heat of fusion of 5.5 kcal/kg. How much heat must be provided to melt a 202.2 kg sample of lead with a temperature of 20.0°C? 
Physics
lead melts at 328 degrees C. lead has a heat of fusion of 2.04X10^4 J/kg and a specific heat of 130 J/kgK. how much heat must be removed from 0.50 kg of molten lead (liquid) at 328 degrees C to make it all a solid chunk at 300 degrees … 
Physical Science
lead has specific heat of .028kcal/kgC, melting point of 328 degrees C and a heat fusion of 5.5 kcal/kg. how much heat must be provided to melt a 250kg sample of lead with a temperature of 20 degrees Celsius? 
Chemistry
Lead has a melting point of 327ºC, its specific heat is J/g•deg, and its molar enthalpy of fusion is 4.80 kJ/mol. How much heat, in kilojoules, will be required to heat a 500.0g sample of lead from 23.0ºC to its melting point … 
Chemistry
Lead has a melting point of 327ºC, its specific heat is J/g•deg, and its molar enthalpy of fusion is 4.80 kJ/mol. How much heat, in kilojoules, will be required to heat a 500.0g sample of lead from 23.0ºC to its melting point … 
Physical Science
A 5.00 kg block of ice at –25 oC is converted to steam at 125 oC. How much energy (in kilojoules) is expended in this process?