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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.

Consider the graph of temperature (in oC) vs. time (in minutes) given above. From the cooling curves, it is observed that the decrease in temperature of liquid A in the first 6 minutes is about _______oC.
 55 50 35 40

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2.

Consider the graph of temperature (in oC) vs. time (in minutes) given above. From the cooling curves, it is observed that _______ has the lower specific heat capacity.
 liquid B liquid A

3.

The SI unit of heat capacity is _______.
 Joule/oC Joule/(kg oC) Erg/oC

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4.

If 360 J of heat are required to increase the temperature of a body by 20oC, then its heat capacity in J/oC is
 2 18 380 7200

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5.

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).
 8.4 21 14 2.1

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6.

Sea breezes occur at night.
 True False

7.

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

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