Chemistry 9th Edition

Published by Cengage Learning
ISBN 10: 1133611095
ISBN 13: 978-1-13361-109-7

Chapter 6 - Thermochemistry - Review Questions - Page 284: 6

Answer

Aluminum would be a better choice.

Work Step by Step

The heat capacity of aluminum is much greater than iron. Therefore, aluminum would be able to absorb much greater amounts of heat and energy without being raised to a high temperature in order to cool.
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