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To increase the temperature of 50 grams of water by 2 Celsius degrees requires

  1. Nov 26, 2012 #1
    1. The problem statement, all variables and given/known data
    To increase the temperature of 50 grams of water by 2 Celsius degrees requires?



    2. Relevant equations




    3. The attempt at a solution
    As I understand it takes one caloric to increase 1 gram of water to 1 *C..Correct?

    since its 50 grams raised by 2*C, I have

    50x2= 100 calories?
     
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  3. Nov 26, 2012 #2

    TSny

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    Yes. Good.
     
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