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Postby bellaha4F » Wed Jan 29, 2020 6:07 pm

will we need to memorize the heat capacity for different elements, or will it always be given on problems?

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Re: memorize

Postby Zaynab Hashm 2I » Wed Jan 29, 2020 6:09 pm

I believe some of the important ones are already included on the formula sheet

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Re: memorize

Postby alex_4l » Wed Jan 29, 2020 6:18 pm

They should give us the heat capacities on most of the problems, but it wouldn't hurt to memorize some of the basic elements or compounds like water

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Re: memorize

Postby Wendy 1E » Wed Jan 29, 2020 7:14 pm

I would memorize the heat capacity of water, but other capacities most likely will be given in the equations sheet.

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Re: memorize

Postby gabbymaraziti » Wed Jan 29, 2020 7:24 pm

We should be given a table with a number of different values, including the heat capacity of various elements/compounds.

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Re: memorize

Postby Gurmukhi Bevli 4G » Thu Jan 30, 2020 12:32 am

I think they would most likely be given on the formula sheet, I would memorize the value for water just in case.

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Re: memorize

Postby Matthew ILG 1L » Thu Jan 30, 2020 12:59 am

Water is one heat capacity you should memorize. Other than that, the heat capacity of different elements is usually given in the specific problem.

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