Explore BrainMass

Explore BrainMass

    Calculate the equilibrium temperature of aluminum and water.

    Not what you're looking for? Search our solutions OR ask your own Custom question.

    This content was COPIED from BrainMass.com - View the original, and get the already-completed solution here!

    A 10kg aluminum block of (c=920J/KgC) at 75 degrees C is dropped into 100kg of water ( c=4186J/kgC) at 50 degrees C. Assuming the heat only passes between the water and the aluminum (no losses) what will the equilibrium temperature (in degrees C) be?

    © BrainMass Inc. brainmass.com November 24, 2022, 11:34 am ad1c9bdddf

    Solution Preview

    Assume that the equilibrium temperature (in degrees C) is T.
    Since the heat ...

    Solution Summary

    The solution explains how to solve the problem and then produces an answer complete with calculations.