Heat capacities

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Heat capacities

Postby 205150314 » Sun Jan 26, 2020 9:53 pm

Will the specific heat capacity be given on tests or will have to memorize some of them ? like water

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Re: Heat capacities

Postby KDang_1D » Sun Jan 26, 2020 10:06 pm

What is heat capacity?

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Re: Heat capacities

Postby Anna Heckler 2C » Sun Jan 26, 2020 10:07 pm

Heat capacity is a given value.

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Re: Heat capacities

Postby Justin Quan 4I » Mon Jan 27, 2020 8:45 am

KDang_1D wrote:What is heat capacity?

Heat capacity is amount of heat to be supplied to produce a unit change in its temperature. For common species such as water, it's better to be know the value, which is 4.184 Joules.

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Re: Heat capacities

Postby Kavya Immadisetty 2B » Mon Jan 27, 2020 10:11 am

Heat capacities will generally be given on tests.

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Re: Heat capacities

Postby Kavya Immadisetty 2B » Mon Jan 27, 2020 10:12 am

Heat capacities will generally be given on tests.

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Re: Heat capacities

Postby Keerthana Sivathasan 2E » Mon Jan 27, 2020 2:49 pm

Heat capacities will be given, especially for water, but the more problems you do, the more you will get used to the numbers and you can automatically memorize them.


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