c is specific heat of the msass
∆T is change in temperature due to addition of heat
Q=c∆T or c= Q/m∆T
c=1500J/(200g*150C) = 0.05 J / g*degC
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A 200 gram metal block absorbs 1500 joules of heat, and its temperature changes by 150 degrees Celsius. What is the specific heat capacity of this metal? Q is amount of heat absorbed,
c is specific heat of the msass ∆T is change in temperature due to addition of heat Q=c∆T or c= Q/m∆T c=1500J/(200g*150C) = 0.05 J / g*degC
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