# An object with a mass of #160 g# is dropped into #880 mL# of water at #0^@C#. If the object cools by #120 ^@C# and the water warms by #5 ^@C#, what is the specific heat of the material that the object is made of?

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Feb 3, 2016

#### Answer:

#### Explanation:

suppose,

the specific heat of the object is

now,

we know,

and we know,

heat loss= heat gain