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An automobile cooling system holds 16 L of water. The specific heat of water is 4186 J/kg⋅C∘.How much heat does it absorb if its temperature rises from 16∘C to 94∘C?

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  1. Use
    ΔQ=mcΔT
    where
    Q=heat in joules
    m=mass in kg
    T=temperature in °C
    c=specific heat in J/(kg-°C)

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