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Heat and Thermo

TermDefinition
Temperature A measure of the average kinetic energy of the particles in a substance.
Thermal Equilibrium The state in which two bodies in contact with each other have identical temperatures.
Specific Heat The amount of energy needed to raise the temperature of 1 kg of substance by 1 degree Celsius.
Heat The energy transferred between objects because of a difference in their temperatures.
Conduction Heat transfer using direct contact between two objects.
Convection Heat transfer using a moving fluid.
Radiation Emission of energy in the form of rays or waves.
Calorimetry An experimental procedure used to measure the energy transferred from one substance to another substance as heat.
Entropy A measure of the disorder of a system.
Created by: stamback