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Proper Units of Heat

What amount of heat is required to change 10 grams of Ice at -10 degrees Celsius into steam at 120 degrees Celsius?

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This problem will have different parts: (1) Find the heat needed to bring the ice from -10 to 0 Celsius (Q1) (2) then find the heat needed to melt the ice (Q2) (3) then find the heat to bring the water ...

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The proper units of heat are examined. The specific heat and latent heat values are given.