Ch.6 - Thermochemistry WorksheetSee all chapters
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Ch.1 - Intro to General Chemistry
Ch.2 - Atoms & Elements
Ch.3 - Chemical Reactions
BONUS: Lab Techniques and Procedures
BONUS: Mathematical Operations and Functions
Ch.4 - Chemical Quantities & Aqueous Reactions
Ch.5 - Gases
Ch.6 - Thermochemistry
Ch.7 - Quantum Mechanics
Ch.8 - Periodic Properties of the Elements
Ch.9 - Bonding & Molecular Structure
Ch.10 - Molecular Shapes & Valence Bond Theory
Ch.11 - Liquids, Solids & Intermolecular Forces
Ch.12 - Solutions
Ch.13 - Chemical Kinetics
Ch.14 - Chemical Equilibrium
Ch.15 - Acid and Base Equilibrium
Ch.16 - Aqueous Equilibrium
Ch. 17 - Chemical Thermodynamics
Ch.18 - Electrochemistry
Ch.19 - Nuclear Chemistry
Ch.20 - Organic Chemistry
Ch.22 - Chemistry of the Nonmetals
Ch.23 - Transition Metals and Coordination Compounds

Solution: Elements Compounds Substance Specific Heat (J/g-K) Substance

Problem

Elements Compounds
Substance Specific Heat (J/g-K) Substance Specific Heat (J/g-K)
N2(g) 1.04 H2O(l) 4.18
Al(s) 0.90 CH4(g) 2.20
Fe(s) 0.45 CO2(g) 0.84
Hg(l) 0.14 CaCO3(s) 0.82

Table Specific Heats of Some Substances at 298 K

Which substance in the table undergoes the greatest temperature change when the same mass of each substance absorbs the same quantity of heat?