# Calculate the heat absorbed by 125 g of water (SH = 1.00 cal/g°C) when the temperature rises from 21.0°C to 35.0°C?

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#### Explanation:

In this question, we'll need to use this equation:

where

and

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In our case, we need to calculate

Now, just plug everything in and find

If we wanted to convert that to Joules, which is the SI unit for energy, we would multiply it by

Since

We could also convert this to kilojoules by dividing it by