## Specific Heat Capacity Practice Questions

1. What are the units for specific heat capacity?

2. What is the unit for energy?

3. How much energy is needed to heat up 1kg of water by 15°C?

4. How much energy would be needed to raise the temperature of a 5kg block of concrete by 10°C?

5. Can you calculate the energy needed to increase the temperature of 100kg of iron by 40°C?

6. A 20kg concrete block is at 20°C and is heated to 65°C. What is the energy used to heat this block?

7. A 250g copper pipe is heated from 10°C to 31°C. What is the energy needed to heat the pipe?

8. Can you rearrange the equation to calculate the temperature difference?

9. What will be the temperature change if you used 1125J of energy to heat a block of iron weighing 0.5kg?

2. What is the unit for energy?

3. How much energy is needed to heat up 1kg of water by 15°C?

4. How much energy would be needed to raise the temperature of a 5kg block of concrete by 10°C?

5. Can you calculate the energy needed to increase the temperature of 100kg of iron by 40°C?

**Extension questions**6. A 20kg concrete block is at 20°C and is heated to 65°C. What is the energy used to heat this block?

7. A 250g copper pipe is heated from 10°C to 31°C. What is the energy needed to heat the pipe?

8. Can you rearrange the equation to calculate the temperature difference?

9. What will be the temperature change if you used 1125J of energy to heat a block of iron weighing 0.5kg?