A piece of iron (mass = 100.0 g) at 398 K is placed in a Styrofoam coffee cup calorimeter containing 25.0 mL of water 298 K. Assuming that no heat is lost to the cup, what will be the final temperature of the water? The specific heat capacity of iron = 0.449 J/gºC.
A. 308 K
B. 328 K
C. 338 K
D. 368 K
E. 388 K
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