chemistry

what type of substance would be best for use in a heating system?
a. a solid with a high specific heat
b. a liquid with a high specific heat
c. a liquid with low specific heat
d. a gas with a low specific heat

  1. 👍
  2. 👎
  3. 👁

Respond to this Question

First Name

Your Response

Similar Questions

  1. Chemistry

    A solid white substance A is heated strongly in the absence of air. It decomposes to form a new white substance B and a gas C. The gas has exactly the same properties as the product obtained when carbon is burned in an excess of

  2. science

    You are worried that a solid substance has dissolved in a beaker of water in a lab. What would be a way to separate the substance from the water? Use a magnet to draw out the solid substance from the water. Pass the solution

  3. Sciences

    What is a substance that cannot be separated into simpler substances by physical or mechanical methods such as filtering, boiling, or sifting? A crystalline solid A sublimation A pure substance •• An amorphous solid Correct me

  4. chemistry

    when heating a substance over a bunsen burner where should the object be placed for most efficient heating? please explain.

  1. Chemistry

    CuCO3=CuO +CO2. Find the mass of 1mole of each substance taking part in the reaction. (Ar:Cu=64,C=12,O=16). When 31g of CuCO3 is used; 1)how many grams of CO2 is formed. 2) what mass of solid remains after heating.

  2. Probability and Statistics

    A certain system can experience three different types of defects. Let Ai (i = 1,2,3) denote the event that the system has a defect of type i. Suppose that P(A1) = 0.34, P(A2) = 0.33, P(A3) = 0.43, P(A1 ∪ A2) = 0.6, P(A1 ∪ A3)

  3. Intergrated Science A

    Which answer choices best indicate that a substance has experienced a chemical change? Select all that apply. when the substance changes temperature when the substance changes shape when the substance changes volume when a new

  4. chemistry

    a solid substance has a density of 4.36 g/ml. what is the volume of 30 g of this substance?

  1. Physics

    a solid of density 2700 kg/m³ and volume 0.0015 m³ is completely immersed in alcohol of density 800kg/m³.Calculate: 1) weight on solid in SI system 2) upthrust on solid in SI system 3) apparent weight of solid in alcohol 4)

  2. Chemistry

    Classify each of the following by the type of solid if forms: a. LiCl b. BaCl2 c. BCl3 d. CCl4 e. NCl3 I have four different types of solids to guess from like Metallic solid, ionic solid, molecular solid, covalent network solid

  3. physics

    This graph in the figure (Figure 1) shows how the temperature of an initially solid sample changes as time goes by when it is placed above a flame that delivers a constant heating power (that is, a fixed amount of energy input in

  4. chem

    HOw much energy is required to heat 36.0g H2O from a liquid at 65C to a gas at 115C? The following physical data may be uselful. Hvap=40.7kJ/mol C liquid=4.18 C gas=2.01 C solid= 2.09 T melting=0 C T boiling=100 C The answers

You can view more similar questions or ask a new question.