Suppose a 50.0 g block of silver at 100°C is placed in contact with a 50.0 g block of iron at 0°C, and the two blocks are insulated from the rest of the universe. The final temperature of the two blocks
A) will be higher than 50°C.
B) will be lower than 50°C.
C) will be exactly 50°C.
D) is unrelated to the composition of the blocks.
E) cannot be predicted.
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