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Solution: Ethanol (C2H5OH) melts at -114°C. The enthalpy of fusion is 5.02 kJ/mol. The specific heats of solid and liquid ethanol are 0.97 J/g•K and 2.3 J/g•K, respectively. How much heat (kJ) is needed to conv

Problem

Ethanol (C2H5OH) melts at -114°C. The enthalpy of fusion is 5.02 kJ/mol. The specific heats of solid and liquid ethanol are 0.97 J/g•K and 2.3 J/g•K, respectively. How much heat (kJ) is needed to convert 25.0 g of solid ethanol at -135°C to liquid ethanol at -50°C?

 

A) 207.3 kJ

B) -12.7 kJ

C) 6.91 kJ

D) 4192 kJ

E) 9.21 kJ