# How do you calculate the amount of heat needed to melt 35.0 g of ice at 0 °C?

##### 1 Answer

May 23, 2017

11690J

#### Explanation:

Use formula Q = mL

where:

Q = Energy (J)

m = Mass (g)

L = Latent heat of fusion for water (J/g) = 344J/g

Therefore:

Q = 35.0 x 344

Q = 11690J