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Specific Heat capacity
The specific heat capacity is the energy required to raise the temperature of 1kg of
a substance by 1k.





Temperature and internal energy
Temperature: a measure of how hot and object is and is related to the average
kinetic energy of the particles in an object
There…

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Using molecular KE to calculate temperature.
We are going to look at how the average KE of each molecule is related to
temperature.
First fing the average KE of each molecule. To do this calculate the Root Mean
Speed (RMS) speed of the molecules in a substance,






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