- Heat & Thermodynamics
- Specific Heat
How it's possible for snow to contain more heat than water
Explain how it is possible for a 30,000 kg of snow at 0 deg C to contain more heat energy than 1 mL of liquid water at 100 deg C. (Assume a pressure of one atmosphere.)
According to this reference:
The specific heat of ice is ...
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