Problem: A silver block, initially at 57.6 oC, is submerged into 100.0 g of water at 24.7 oC, in an insulated container. The final temperature of the mixture upon reaching thermal equilibrium is 27.0 oC.What is the mass of the silver block?

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-qAg = qwater-(mcT)Ag =(mcT)water


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A silver block, initially at 57.6 oC, is submerged into 100.0 g of water at 24.7 oC, in an insulated container. The final temperature of the mixture upon reaching thermal equilibrium is 27.0 oC.

What is the mass of the silver block?

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