What is the difference between specific heat and heat capacity?
The main difference between specific heat and heat capacity is that specific heat is the amount of energy needed to raise the temperature of a given sample by 1°K while heat capacity is the amount of energy needed to raise the temperature of 1 kg of substance by 1°K.
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The main difference between specific heat and heat capacity is that specific heat is the amount of energy needed to raise the temperature of a given sample by 1°K while heat capacity is the amount of energy needed to raise the temperature of 1 kg of substance by 1°K.
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