Problem: An aluminum kettle weighs 1.05 kg.How much heat is required to heat this kettle from 23.0°C to 99.0°C if it contains 1.25 L of water (density of 0.997 g/mL and a specific heat of 4.184 J/g°C)?

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An aluminum kettle weighs 1.05 kg.

How much heat is required to heat this kettle from 23.0°C to 99.0°C if it contains 1.25 L of water (density of 0.997 g/mL and a specific heat of 4.184 J/g°C)?

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