Enter your answer in the provided box. A 595-g piece of copper tubing is heated to 89.5 C and placed in an insulated vessel containing 159 g of water at 22.8 C. Assuming no loss of water and a heat capacity for the vessel of 10.0 J/C, what is the final temperature of the system (c of copper = 0.387 J/g C)?
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