# Problem: Four ice cubes at exactly 0°C with a total mass of 53.5 g are combined with 140 g of water at 85∘C in an insulated container. (ΔH°fus = 6.02 kJ/mol, water = 4.18J/g•°C) If no heat is lost to the surroundings, what is the final temperature of the mixture?

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Four ice cubes at exactly 0°C with a total mass of 53.5 g are combined with 140 g of water at 85∘C in an insulated container. (ΔH°fus = 6.02 kJ/mol, water = 4.18J/g•°C) If no heat is lost to the surroundings, what is the final temperature of the mixture?

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