Thermal Capacity

Thermal Capacity problem 14

2 kg of water at a temperature of is poured into a thermally insulated container. 0.5 kg of an unknown metal at a temperature of is dropped inside the water in the container. When thermal equilibrium is established, a mixture temperature of is obtained. What is the specific heat capacity of the metal? What metal is it?

The specific heat of the water is .


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