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    It takes 1 calorie of heat to raise the temperature of 1 gram of water 1 degree Celsius at sea level. This is referred to as the _____ of water.

    a. heat of fusion
    b. heat of vaporization
    c. specific heat
    d. heat of transformation
    e. heat of homeostasis

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