# The mass of water is 70.0 g. What is the energy required to heat a beaker of water at 18 degrees C to boiling?

##### 1 Answer

Jul 27, 2016

The energy required is 24 kJ.

#### Explanation:

The energy required to heat an object is given by the formula

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where

In your problem,

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