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School Physics Quiz : Sensible Heat & Specific Heat Capacity


Answer the following questions based on specific heat capacity.

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1.

If the heat capacity of 25 g of aluminum is 20 J/oC, then the specific heat capacity of aluminum in J/(g oC) is

  45

  0.8

  1.25

  500

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2.

Heat capacity = Specific heat capacity x _______.

  Weight

  Mass

  Volume

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3.


Consider the graph of temperature (in oC) vs. time (in minutes) given above showing the cooling curves of liquids A and B. If 10 g of liquid A lose 840 J of heat in the first 6 minutes, the specific heat capacity of liquid A is about _______ J/(g oC).

  21

  8.4

  2.1

  14

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4.

Which of the following substances has the highest specific heat capacity ?

  Copper

  Iron

  Water

  Aluminum

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5.

If the temperature of a certain mass of aluminum [having a specific heat capacity of 0.8 J/(g oC)] is lowered by 6oC and the heat lost is 192 J, then the mass of the aluminum is

  40 g

  32 g

  48 g

  60 g

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6.

The amount of heat required to raise the temperature of a unit _______ of a material by 1oC is called its specific heat capacity.

  weight

  mass

  volume

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7.

If the specific heat capacity of iron is 0.5 J/(g oC), then the heat capacity of an iron solid of mass 40 g is

  20 J/oC

  40 J/oC

  4 J/oC

  80 J/oC

  Half-n-half Clue
 


 
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