$\overline{)\mathbf{q}\mathbf{}\mathbf{=}\mathbf{}\mathbf{mc}\mathbf{\u2206}\mathbf{T}}\phantom{\rule{0ex}{0ex}}\mathbf{c}\mathbf{}\mathbf{=}\mathbf{}\frac{\mathbf{q}}{\mathbf{m}\mathbf{\u2206}\mathbf{T}}\phantom{\rule{0ex}{0ex}}\mathbf{c}\mathbf{}\mathbf{=}\mathbf{}\frac{\mathbf{q}}{\mathbf{m}({T}_{f}-{T}_{i})}$

A

$\mathbf{q}\mathbf{}\mathbf{=}\mathbf{}\frac{\mathbf{450}\mathbf{.}\mathbf{0}\mathbf{}\mathbf{J}}{\mathbf{50}\mathbf{.}\mathbf{0}\mathbf{g}\mathbf{}(27.15\xb0C-25.0\xb0C)}$** = 4.186 J/g•°C**

B

$\mathbf{q}\mathbf{}\mathbf{=}\mathbf{}\frac{\mathbf{450}\mathbf{.}\mathbf{0}\mathbf{}\mathbf{J}}{\mathbf{50}\mathbf{.}\mathbf{0}\mathbf{g}\mathbf{}\mathbf{(}\mathbf{35}\mathbf{.}\mathbf{59}\mathbf{}\mathbf{\xb0}\mathbf{C}\mathbf{}\mathbf{-}\mathbf{}\mathbf{25}\mathbf{.}\mathbf{0}\mathbf{}\mathbf{\xb0}\mathbf{C}\mathbf{)}}$** = 0.850 J/g•°C**

Four 50.0-g samples of different colorless liquids are placed in beakers at T_{initial} = 25.0°C. Each liquid is heated until 450.0 J of heat has been absorbed; T_{final} is shown on each beaker below. Rank the liquids in order of increasing specific heat capacity.

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