Answer to Question #10573 in Physical Chemistry for adilene
m(metal) = 1.6 g
dT = 18 C
s(metal) = Q/(m*dT) = 5.8 J /
(1.6 g * 18 C) = 0.201 J/(g*C)
The specific heat of gold is 0.13 J/(g*C).
Therefore the metal cannot be pure gold.
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