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Heat Transfer Vocab.

Heat transfer review and reinforce worksheet answers

QuestionAnswer
How is air temperature usually measured? degrees celcius
At what temperature on the Celcius scale does pure water freeze? zero
At what temperature on the Celcius scale does pure water boil? one hundred
At what temperature on the Farenheight scale does pure water freeze? thirty-two
At what temperature on the Farenheight scale does pure water boil? two hundred twelve
Name the three ways that heat is transferred. conduction, convection, radiation
How is heat transferred from the sun to Earth? Radiation from the sun
How is most heat moved through the troposphere? convection currents
The total energy of motion in the particles of a substance is called what? thermal energy
What is the average amount of energy of motion in the particles of a substance? temperature
What is a thin glass tube with a bulb on one end that contains a liquid, usually mercury or colored alcohol? thermometer
The energy transferred from a hotter object to a cooler object is referred to as what? heat
The direct transfer of heat from one substance to another that is touching is called what? conduction
The transfer of heat by the movement of a fluid is called what? convection
How is air temperature usually measured? degrees celcius
At what temperature on the Celcius scale does pure water freeze? zero
At what temperature on the Celcius scale does pure water boil? one hundred
At what temperature on the Farenheight scale does pure water freeze? thirty-two
At what temperature on the Farenheight scale does pure water boil? two hundred twelve
Name the three ways that heat is transferred. conduction, convection, radiation
How is heat transferred from the sun to Earth? Radiation from the sun
How is most heat moved through the troposphere? convection currents
The total energy of motion in the particles of a substance is called what? thermal energy
What is the average amount of energy of motion in the partices of a substance? temperature
What is a thin glass tube with a bulb on one end that contains a liquid, usually mercury or colored alcohol? thermometer
The energy transferred from a hotter object to a coler object is referred to as what? heat
The direct transfer of heat from one substance to another that is touching is called what? conduction
The transfer of heat by the movement of a fluid is called what? convection
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