Explore BrainMass

Working with heat exchange and specific heat

How much heat is released when 250.0g of copper is cooled from 100.0ºC to 20.5º? The specific heat of copper is 0.0921 cal/gºC.

Solution Preview

We have the formula for heat released as,

q = m c (T2 - T1)

where m is ...

Solution Summary

Clear explanations and all mathematical steps are provided.