4.18J or 0.38J

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kanikubari
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4.18J or 0.38J

Postby kanikubari » Sun Feb 10, 2019 8:10 pm

When do you know which one to use in an equation?

Edward Xie 2E
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Re: 4.18J or 0.38J

Postby Edward Xie 2E » Sun Feb 10, 2019 8:29 pm

What are you referring to when you say 0.38 J?

Andre_Galenchik_2L
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Re: 4.18J or 0.38J

Postby Andre_Galenchik_2L » Sun Feb 10, 2019 8:55 pm

Are you referring to the specific heat capacity of water?

varunhariharan
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Re: 4.18J or 0.38J

Postby varunhariharan » Wed Feb 13, 2019 9:11 am

The specific heat capacity of water is either 4.186 J/gK or 75.2 J/molK .

Tessa Lawler 1A
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Re: 4.18J or 0.38J

Postby Tessa Lawler 1A » Wed Feb 13, 2019 2:12 pm

0.38 is the specific heat capacity of copper, not water.

Vanadium Wang 4H
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Re: 4.18J or 0.38J

Postby Vanadium Wang 4H » Fri Feb 15, 2019 2:31 pm

4.18 J refers to the specific heat capacity of water.
0.38 J refers to the specific heat capacity of copper.

Pritish Patil 1K
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Re: 4.18J or 0.38J

Postby Pritish Patil 1K » Tue Mar 12, 2019 1:19 pm

4.18J is the specific heat capacity of water while 0.38J is the specific heat capacity of copper.

Aiden Atoori 1C
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Re: 4.18J or 0.38J

Postby Aiden Atoori 1C » Tue Mar 12, 2019 2:07 pm

4.18 J is specific heat capacity of water while
0.38 J refers to the specific heat capacity of copper.

Aiden Atoori 1C
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Re: 4.18J or 0.38J

Postby Aiden Atoori 1C » Tue Mar 12, 2019 2:07 pm

4.18 J is specific heat capacity of water while
0.38 J refers to the specific heat capacity of copper.


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