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# A 0.60 kg piece of ice at $14^{\circ}\ \mathrm{F}$ is placed in 0.30 kg of water at 323 K. How much liquid is left when the system reaches thermal equilibrium?

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We are given that ice of mass $m_1=0.60$ kg at a temperature of $T_1=-10~\mathrm{^{\circ}C}$ is added to $m_2=0.30$ kg of water at $T_2=50~\mathrm{^{\circ}C}.$

We are asked to find the mass of liquid water $M$ left when the system reaches thermal equilibrium.

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