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The Transfer of Heat

Use to help study for your quiz on The Transfer of Heat

Convection The transfer of heat by the movement of currents with a fluid or air.
Radiation The transfer of energy by electromagnetic waves.
Convection Current Circular flow of warmer and cooler fluid or air.
Conduction The transfer of heat directly from on particle of matter to another without the movement of matter.
Convection Example An entire lake is heated by water from a hot spring at the bottom
Radiation Example On a hot summer day, you walk into the classroom and it feels hot.
Conduction Example You go to grab a pot off the stove and burn yourself.
Warmer Heat is always transferred from _________________________ areas.
Radiation heat transfer does not need... matter
Heat Transfer when one object takes the heat of another object until both objects are the same temperature.
Created by: samir.ezzelarb