# How much heat is required to warm 1.60 kg of sand from 22°C to 100°C?

##### 1 Answer

May 3, 2016

The energy required to heat the sand by

#### Explanation:

The specific heat capacity for sand,

http://www2.ucdsb.on.ca/tiss/stretton/database/Specific_Heat_Capacity_Table.html

The equation for determining the heat required to increase the temperature of the sand is

Mass of sand in grams:

Substitute the given values into the equation.