# Problem: Calculate the amount of heat (in kJ) necessary to raise the temperature of 47.8 g benzene by 57 K. The specific heat capacity of benzene is 1.05 J/g°C A) 2.59 kJ B) 2.86 kJ C) 3.85 kJ D) 1.61 kJ E) 16.6 kJ

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Calculate the amount of heat (in kJ) necessary to raise the temperature of 47.8 g benzene by 57 K. The specific heat capacity of benzene is 1.05 J/g°C

A) 2.59 kJ

B) 2.86 kJ

C) 3.85 kJ

D) 1.61 kJ

E) 16.6 kJ

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