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temperature change in water after adding pasta

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The specific heat capacity of Albertson's Rotini Tricolore is approximately 1.8 J/g C. Suppose you toss 340 g of this pasta into 1.5 liters of boiling water. What effect does this have on the temperature of the water (before there is time for the stove to provide more heat)?


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It shows how to calculate the final temperature of the pasta/water mixture after the pasta is added to the boiling water. The solution is detailed and has a '5/5' rating.