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Energy to heat water in a stem engine

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Using the conversion rate of 4.19 joules per calorie, how much energy is necessary to heat 2.50 liters (2500 grams) of water in a steam engine from 100 Celsius Degrees to 250 Celsius Degrees?


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Do you know the formula Q=mcΔT = mass*specific heat capacity*change in temperature ?
 

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