Problem: A 100.0-g bar of gold is heated from 25 oC to 50 oC, during which it absorbs 322 J of heat. Assume the volume of the gold bar remains constant.What is the molar heat capacity of Au (s) ?

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Use the calorimetry equation to find specific heat of gold where

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A 100.0-g bar of gold is heated from 25 oC to 50 oC, during which it absorbs 322 J of heat. Assume the volume of the gold bar remains constant.

What is the molar heat capacity of Au (s) ?

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