# Heat Vocabulary

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Zero kelvin

### Alcohol

Red liquid used in thermometers

### Calorie

English unit equal to 4.19 kilojoules

### calorimeter

instrument to measure heat

### celcius

water freezes at 0 on this scale

### condensation

change from a gas to a liquid

### conduction

transfer of heat through solids

### contract

most substances ____ when cooled

### convection

transfer of heat in liquids or gases

### delta

sign that means change in

### density

at 4 degrees water has its greatest ____

### evaporation

change from a liquid to a gas

### expand

most substances ___ when heated

### Fahrenheit

water boils at 212 degrees on this scale

### fusion

for water it is 333kj - heat of

### infrared

heat is transferred by these rays

### joule

metric unit of work or energy

### kelvin

absolute zero is 0 on this scale

### mercury

liquid metal used in thermometers

### pressure

effects the boiling point of water

### radiation

transfer of energy by waves of rays

### specific heat

heat requires to raise temperature of 1 kj to l Celsius

### temperature

indicates average speed of molecules

### thermometer

instrument to measure temperature

### vaporization

for water it is 2260 kj - heat of

### -273

absolute zero on Celsius scale

### -459

absolute zero of Fahrenheit

### 0

water freezes at ____ Celsius

### 32

water freezes at this ____ Fahrenheit

### 37

body temperature is ____ Celsius

### 98.6

body temperature is ____ Fahrenheit

### 100

water boils at ___ Celsius

### 212

water boils at ___ Fahrenheit

### 273

water freezes at ____ kelvin

### 310

body temperature is ___ kelvin

### 373

water boils at ____ kelvin

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