Specific Heat of a Metal Lab

Unit 5: Unit 6: Energy
Lesson 9 of 9

Objective: Student will be able to identify an unknown metal through performing an experiment to gather necessary specific heat data.

Big Idea: The specific heat of a substance is unique and allows scientists to determine the substance's identity.

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Science, Chemistry, Exothermic Reactions, specific heat, heat, temperature
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