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Solution: Under constant-volume conditions the heat of combustion of glucose (C6H12O6) is 15.57 kJ/g. A 3.550 -g sample of glucose is burned in a bomb calorimeter. The temperature of the calorimeter increased from 20.95 oC to 24.75 oC.What is the total heat capacity of the calorimeter?

Solution: Under constant-volume conditions the heat of combustion of glucose (C6H12O6) is 15.57 kJ/g. A 3.550 -g sample of glucose is burned in a bomb calorimeter. The temperature of the calorimeter increased f

Problem

Under constant-volume conditions the heat of combustion of glucose (C6H12O6) is 15.57 kJ/g. A 3.550 -g sample of glucose is burned in a bomb calorimeter. The temperature of the calorimeter increased from 20.95 oC to 24.75 oC.

What is the total heat capacity of the calorimeter?