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Thermal&Heat Review

Heat transferred from one particle of matter to another without the movement of matter in a process conduction
The addition or loss of thermal energy changes the arrangement of the particles during a _____________. change of state
The transfer of energy by electromagnetic waves radiation
The total energy of all the particles in a substance thermal energy
One common application of thermal expansion thermometer
A measure of the average kinetic energy of the individual particles in an object temperature
Heat transfer occurs only from ____ objects to ____ ones. warm cold
Vaporization that takes place only at the surface of a liquid is evaporation
Heat, like work, is an energy transfer measured in joules
_____ expand to fill all the space available. Gases
Most matter on Earth exists in _____ different forms, or states. 3
_____ is a good conductor. Metal
Heated air moves from baseboard heaters to the rest of a room in a process convection
Any temperature on the Kelvin scale can be changed to Celsius degrees by subtracting ___ from it. 273
A material that does NOT conduct heat well insulator
The amount of energy required to raise the temperature of 1 kilogram of a substance by 1 Kelvin is specific heat
No more energy can be removed at this point absolute zero
Absolute zero is shown as 0 on the Kelvin Scale
The movement of thermal energy from a warmer object to a cooler object heat
The expanding of matter when it is heated is known as thermal expansion
_____ has the highest specific heat when compared to sand and aluminum. Water
Water freezes at 32 degrees on the Fahrenheit Scale
___ is the freezing point of water on the Celsius scale. 0 degrees celsius
The temperature at which a solid changes into a liquid is melting point
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