Physics

Describe how you can determine the specific heat of an unknown metal whose mass is known.

  1. 👍 0
  2. 👎 0
  3. 👁 112
  1. We will be happy to critique your thinking, but not do it for you.

    1. 👍 0
    2. 👎 0
    👨‍🏫
    bobpursley

Respond to this Question

First Name

Your Response

Similar Questions

  1. science

    A piece of unknown metal with mass 68.6 g is heated to an initial temperature of 100 °C and dropped into 84 g of water (with an initial temperature of 20 °C) in a calorimeter. The final temperature of the system is 52.1°C. The

  2. Science

    A piece of unknown metal with a mass of 68.6 grams is heated to an initial temperature of 100 Celsius and dropped into 42 grams of water with an initial temperature of 20 Celsius in a calorimeter the final temperature of the

  3. chemistry

    * A 50 gram sample of an unknown metal warms from 18 to 58 after absorbing 800 joules of energy. what is the specific heat of the metal? *copper has a specific heat of 0.387 j/g degree celsius. what is the mass of a piece of

  4. Physics

    A 50 g sample of an unknown metal is heated to 90.0C. It is placed in a perfectly insulated container along with 100 g of water at an initial temperature of 20C. After a short time, the temperature of both the metal and water

  1. science

    A piece of unknown metal with mass 68.6 g is heated to an initial temperature of 100 °C and dropped into 84 g of water (with an initial temperature of 20 °C) in a calorimeter. The final temperature of the system is 52.1°C. The

  2. college

    It takes 51.0 j to raise the temperature of an 8.60 g piece of unknown metal from 13.0 C to 25.0 C. What is the specific heat for the metal?

  3. Physics

    A50kg sample of unknown metal warms from 18°to 58° after absorbing 800 joules what is the specific heat of the metal in j/kg C

  4. Chemistry-Dr.Bob

    An unknown piece of metal weighing 100. g is heated to 90.0 degrees Celcius. It is dropped into 250 g of water at 20.0 degrees Celcius. When equilibrium is reached, the temperature of both the water and piece of metal is 29.0

  1. Chemistry

    A quantity of ice at 0.0 degrees C was added to 33.6 of water at 21.0 degree C to give water at 0.0 degrees C. How much ice was added? The heat of fusion of water is 6.01 kJ/mol and the specific heat is 4.18 J/(g * degrees C) q =

  2. Urgent-Chemistry Help

    I need help with the heat effects and calorimetry worksheet. Please explain how to solve it! Thank you so much! A metal sample weighing 45.2g and at a temperature of 100.0 C was placed in 38.6g of water in a calorimeter at 25.6 C.

  3. college chem

    In this experiment a hot metal block at 100oC is added to cold water in a calorimeter. The heat lost by the metal block equals the heat gained by the water and the two end up at the same temperature. In one experiment, the mass of

  4. Physics

    A 50 g sample of an unknown metal is heated to 90.0C. It is placed in a perfectly insulated container along with 100 g of water at an initial temperature of 20C. After a short time, the temperature of both the metal and water

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