EAS 1600 Lab 5 “Heat Transfer” Sample Prelab Quiz (note: actual quiz may differ) Given: ¾ One calorie is defined as the amount of heat (or energy) needed to change the temperature of 1 gram of water by 1 degree Celsius ¾ 1 calorie = 4.18 joules ¾ The specific latent heat of vaporization at 100 ° C is 2260 J/g ¾ The density of liquid water is assumed to be 1 g ⋅ cm-3 ¾ The "heat of fusion" is amount of energy required to change a gram of a substance from the solid to the liquid state without changing its temperature. For water the heat of fusion is 334 J/g Question 1. Calculate the amount of heat required to melt
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This note was uploaded on 02/08/2011 for the course EAS 1600 taught by Professor Jimstjohn during the Fall '08 term at Georgia Tech.