# Suppose 3260 joules are absorbed by 135 grams of water. If the initial temperature of the water is 21.4°C, what is its final temperature?

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Nov 25, 2017

#### Answer:

According to the given data, the water's final temperature is approximately

#### Explanation:

The specific heat of water is:

And the equation we want to relate these data with is:

Hence,

Our final temperature is