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Problem 106

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Problem 105

Palmitic acid (C16H32O2) is a dietary fat found in beef and butter. The caloric content of palmitic acid is typical of fats in general. Write a balanced equation for the complete combustion of palmitic acid and calculate the standard enthalpy of combustion. What is the caloric content of palmitic acid in Cal >g? Do the same calculation for table sugar (sucrose, C12H22O11). Which dietary substance (sugar or fat) contains more Calories per gram? The standard enthalpy of formation of palmitic acid is -208 kJ>mol, and that of sucrose is -2226.1 kJ>mol. (Use H2O(l) in the balanced chemical equations because the metabolism of these compounds produces liquid water.)


=3.9247 \mathrm{cal} / \mathrm{g}



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