How many liters of C6H14(l), measured at 20° C, must be burned to provide enough heat to warm 26.8 m3 of water from 18.3 to 33.2°C , assuming that all the heat of combustion is transferred to the water, which has a specific heat of 4.18 J/ (g°C)? Recall that 1 mL = 10− 3 L.
Express your answer to four significant figures and include the appropriate units.
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A 1.566 g sample of a component of the light petroleum distillate called naphtha is found to yield 4.800 g CO2(g) and 2.292 g H2O(l) on complete combustion.
This particular compound is also found to be an alkane with one methyl group attached to a longer carbon chain and to have a molecular formula twice its empirical formula. The compound also has the following properties:
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