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Thermal Energy

6th grade Thermal energy

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What are the 3 types of energy transfer? conduction, convection, and radiation
Which type of energy transfer involves waves of electromagnetic energy moving through empty space? radiation
Which type of energy transfer involves warmer particles rising and cooler particles sinking in liquids and gases? convection
Which type of energy transfer involves particle to particle contact in solids? conduction
What is the term for the TOTAL kinetic energy contained in all the particles of a substance? Thermal Energy
What is the term for a material that prohibits energy from transferring from one object to another? insulator
What is the term for the measure of the AVERAGE kinetic energy of all the particles within in object? temperature
Water freezes at what temperature in the Fahrenheit scale? 32 degrees
What is the term for a material that allows energy to transfer from one object to another? conductor
True or false? Heat always moves from colder areas to warmer areas? False- Heat moves from warmer areas to colder areas
Fill in the blank: Energy cannot be created or destroyed but it can be changed or _____________________ from one form into another. transformed
Fill in the blank: Energy can be _________________ from one object to another. transferred
Which of the following IS NOT an example of conduction? sunlight warming a rock, a hot pan on a stove, an ice cube that is cold to the touch sunlight warming a rock (This is radiation)
Which of the following IS NOT an example of convection? boiling water, the air in a room being warmed by an electric heater, burning your hand on a hot stove burning your hand on a hot stove (This is conduction)
Energy stored in the bonds of molecules that is released during a chemical reaction Chemical Energy
When heat or energy is absorbed during a chemical or physical reaction Endothermic
When heat or energy is released during a chemical reaction Exothermic
Created by: gdustin