Multi-Step energy calculations

In this lesson we will look at how to solve energy problems involving both specific heat capacity and latent heat.

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Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

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Q1.Revision - internal energy is the sum of which two stores of energy?

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Q2.Revision - which state of matter has the most internal energy?

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Q3.Revision - which store of energy increases when a substance changes state?

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Q4.What is the definition for latent heat of fusion?

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Q5.What is the unit for latent heat?

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Q6.Which two changes of state correspond to the latent heat of vapourisation (pick two)?

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Q7.Which two changes of state correspond to the latent heat of fusion (pick two)?

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Quiz:

Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

Before we start this lesson, let’s see what you can remember from this topic. Here’s a quick quiz!

Question 1

Question 2

Question 3

Question 4

Question 5

Question 6

Question 7

Q1.Revision - internal energy is the sum of which two stores of energy?

Select two (2) boxes

1/7

Q2.Revision - which state of matter has the most internal energy?

2/7

Q3.Revision - which store of energy increases when a substance changes state?

3/7

Q4.What is the definition for latent heat of fusion?

4/7

Q5.What is the unit for latent heat?

5/7

Q6.Which two changes of state correspond to the latent heat of vapourisation (pick two)?

Select two (2) boxes

6/7

Q7.Which two changes of state correspond to the latent heat of fusion (pick two)?

Select two (2) boxes

7/7

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Multi-step energy calculations

This is assessing your understanding of the previous topics and the topics covered in the multi-step energy calculations lesson.

Question 1

Question 2

Question 3

Question 4

Question 5

Question 6

Question 7

Q1.Revision - what is the unit for latent heat?

1/7

Q2.Revision - which two changes of state correspond to the latent heat of vapourisation (pick two)?

Select two (2) boxes

2/7

Q3.Revision - which two changes of state correspond to the latent heat of fusion (pick two)?

Select two (2) boxes

3/7

Q4.What is the equation for calculating mass when given the specific latent heat and energy transferred?

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Q5.What is the equation for calculating specific latent heat when given the energy transferred and mass.

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Q6.How would you work out the total thermal energy required to melt 1 kg of ice at -10 °C?

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Q7.For the last question, calculate the total thermal energy transferred to the ice cube to completely melt it. Specific heat capacity of ice = 2100 J/kg°C and specific latent heat of fusion of ice = 334000 J/kg.

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This quiz includes images that don't have any alt text - please contact your teacher who should be able to help you with an audio description.

Quiz:

Multi-step energy calculations

This is assessing your understanding of the previous topics and the topics covered in the multi-step energy calculations lesson.

Question 1

Question 2

Question 3

Question 4

Question 5

Question 6

Question 7

Q1.Revision - what is the unit for latent heat?

1/7

Q2.Revision - which two changes of state correspond to the latent heat of vapourisation (pick two)?

Select two (2) boxes

2/7

Q3.Revision - which two changes of state correspond to the latent heat of fusion (pick two)?

Select two (2) boxes

3/7

Q4.What is the equation for calculating mass when given the specific latent heat and energy transferred?

4/7

Q5.What is the equation for calculating specific latent heat when given the energy transferred and mass.

5/7

Q6.How would you work out the total thermal energy required to melt 1 kg of ice at -10 °C?

6/7

Q7.For the last question, calculate the total thermal energy transferred to the ice cube to completely melt it. Specific heat capacity of ice = 2100 J/kg°C and specific latent heat of fusion of ice = 334000 J/kg.

7/7

Lesson summary: Multi-Step energy calculations

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