Problem: Exactly 10.1 mL of water at 31.0°C are added to a hot iron skillet. All of the water is converted into steam at 100.0°C. The mass of the pan is 1.50 kg and the molar heat capacity of iron is 25.19 J/(mol • °C). What is the temperature change of the skillet?

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Exactly 10.1 mL of water at 31.0°C are added to a hot iron skillet. All of the water is converted into steam at 100.0°C. The mass of the pan is 1.50 kg and the molar heat capacity of iron is 25.19 J/(mol • °C). What is the temperature change of the skillet?

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