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Substance P and Substance G

SATPHY-9TN1X4

The two graphs below show heating–cooling curves for the same mass of two different substances–substance $G$, and substance $P$. Assume heat is added evenly at the same steady rate to both substances.

Which table best describes the properties of these substances?

A
Quantity Greater for Which Substance?
Solid Specific Heat P
Liquid Specific Heat G
Latent Heat of Vaporization P
B
Quantity Greater for Which Substance?
Solid Specific Heat P
Liquid Specific Heat P
Latent Heat of Vaporization G
C
Quantity Greater for Which Substance?
Solid Specific Heat G
Liquid Specific Heat P
Latent Heat of Vaporization G
D
Quantity Greater for Which Substance?
Solid Specific Heat G
Liquid Specific Heat G
Latent Heat of Vaporization G
E
Quantity Greater for Which Substance?
Solid Specific Heat P
Liquid Specific Heat G
Latent Heat of Vaporization G