# Heat question?the amount of heat gained or lost by a substance is equal to

Heat question!??the amount of heat gained or lost by a substance is equal to

## Homework Statement

the amount of heat gained or lost by a substance is equal to the product of its______ times the change in__________ times its__________

## Homework Equations

none that i know of

## The Attempt at a Solution

I dont know the first blank or the third, but is the second heat?

Kurdt
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The second is not heat. Have you been given any equations in your classes when you've been talking about calorimetry? If not I suggest you look up calorimetry on google. You're bound to find the answer then.

i looked it up on google and still didnt find the answer..

Kurdt
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so the answer is energy, mass, and specific heat?

You still need this part: the change in__________
Not "energy." The heat IS energy.

i dont know what that part is then

change in temperature

Kurdt
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