# A 60 g piece of metal at an initial temperature of 92°C is transferred into 70 g of water initially at 24.5°C. The final temperature of the water and the metal is 40°C. How do you determine the specific heat of the metal?

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Assume perfect heat transfer.

Assume perfect heat transfer.

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Mar 16, 2017

#### Answer:

#### Explanation:

4.18 is specific of water. Solve for x

This is the specific heat