amount of heat to raise the tempature of 1lb of water

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amount of heat to raise the tempature of 1lb of water

Postby Guest » Fri Sep 17, 2010 5:28 am

whats the amount of heat energy to raise the tempature of 1lb of water
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Re: amount of heat to raise the tempature of 1lb of water

Postby spider » Sun Sep 26, 2010 6:28 am

1 British Thermal Unit (1BTU) is defined as amount of energy or heat required to raise temperature of one pound (1lb) of water by one degree Fahrenheit (1°F).

I guess the answer to your question depends on how many degrees of Fahrenheit (or other temperature units) you need to raise the temperature of your 1lb of water.
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