Watch this webinar to learn how to solve calorimetry problems on the MCAT. Learn how to approach this quantitative topic by understanding units, heat transfer, and heat capacity. You will also learn about common experimental setups, how to read and interpret data tables and graphs, and how to connect calorimetry to the basic principles of thermodynamics.
At a glance
Calculate heat transfers between systems and surroundings
Calculate energy involved in phase changes
The conceptual overlaps between thermodynamics and calorimetry
The difference between heat capacity and specific heat capacity
On the MCAT
Calorimetry is a very quantitative topic, and the numbers can be confusing and presented in different units (e.g. Joules for calories)
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