Problem: The complete combustion of 0. 731g of a snack bar in a calorimeter (C cal = 6.15 kJ/°C) raises the temperature of the calorimeter by 1.47°C. Calculate the food value (in Cal/g) for the snack bar.

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The complete combustion of 0. 731g of a snack bar in a calorimeter (C cal = 6.15 kJ/°C) raises the temperature of the calorimeter by 1.47°C. Calculate the food value (in Cal/g) for the snack bar.

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