# Solid aluminum has a specific heat of 0.89 J/g oC, and a heat of fusion of 398 J/g. Aluminum melts at 660.4oC. How much heat is required to convert a 10.0 g sample of aluminum metal at 580.0oC to a fully-molten sample of liquid at 660.4oC?

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Solid aluminum has a specific heat of 0.89 J/g oC, and a heat of fusion

of 398 J/g. Aluminum melts at 660.4oC. How much heat is required to convert a

10.0 g sample of aluminum metal at 580.0oC to a fully-molten sample of liquid at

660.4oC?

of 398 J/g. Aluminum melts at 660.4oC. How much heat is required to convert a

10.0 g sample of aluminum metal at 580.0oC to a fully-molten sample of liquid at

660.4oC?

##### 1 Answer

Jun 2, 2016

I found:

#### Explanation:

Here you have a bloc of solid aluminium and you heat it up to reach the temperature of fusion and then you supply a bit more of heat to completely melt it.

So in total you have:

Where:

We have: