Physics - latent heat

What is specific latent heat energy(SLH)?
energy needed for 1kg of substance to change state with no temp change
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What does SLH of fusion mean?
Energy to change 1kg of substance from solid to liquid with no temp change
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What does SLH of vaporisation mean?
Energy to change 1kg of substance from liquid to gas with no temp change
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Energy change for change of state(J) = ...
SLH x mass(kg)
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What's SLH measure in?
J/Kg
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Calculate energy needed to covert 0.5kg of ice to water. SLH of fusion of water = 334,000
0.5 x 334000 = 167,000 J = 167 KJ
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