# Final temperature of the mixture of steam and ice

Steam at 100C is added to ice at 0C.The mass of the steam is 10g.The mass of ice is 50g. What is the final temperature of the mixture?

I know the conversion of steam to water is Ms(2.26x10^6J/kg)

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Heat is absorbed by the ice and given up by steam

Let the final temperature of the mixture be t degrees celsius

1) Heat absorbed by ice:

mass of ice= 50 g= 0.05 Kg

specific latent heat of fusion of ice = 334 kJ.kg-1 334000 J.kg-1

Heat taken up for converting ice at 0ÂºC to water at 0ÂºC

= ...

#### Solution Summary

The solution calculates the final temperature of a mixture of steam and ice.

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