# When your body metabolizes sugar (glucose), 2.8 MJ of heat is produced for every mole of sugar that is burned.?

How much heat will be released when 0.25 moles of glucose in a can of soda is metabolized? Express your answer in kilojoules (kJ)

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- Trevor HLv 71 month ago
2.8 MJ * 0.25 mol /1.0 mol = 0.7 MJ

Answer: 700kJ

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- Jim MoorLv 71 month ago
Given 0.25moles, start there and apply converters:

0.25mol (2.8 MJ heat/1mol) = 0.70 MJ heat

or 7.0 x 10-1 MJ heat

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- Anonymous1 month ago
Use a ratio

2.8 MJ / 1 mole = X / 0.25 mole

Solve for X

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