What is energy transfer, calorimetry, and the concept of specific heat capacity?

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You are only allowed to ask one question per link so I edited your question accordingly.  We are defining the terms energy transfer, calorimetry, and specific heat capacity.  Let's start with calorimetry.  Calorimetry is the study of the net heat change of chemical reactions.  It is derived from the Latin word for heat calor .  Calorimeters are the instruments used to measure the...

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