The reason that a ladel gets hot when it is in a bowl of boiling soup.
The conversion of a substance from one physical form to another.
Change of State
The energy needed to change the temperature of 1kg of a substance by 1 degree C.
Specific Heat Capacity
The Earth's atmosphere trapping thermal energy radiated by the sun.
The transfer of energy between objects that are different temperatures.
The TOTAL kinetic energy of particles in a substance.
The transfer of thermal energy by the movement of a liquid or gas.
Excessive heating of a body of water
A material that conducts energy well.
A material that doesn't conduct energy well.
A machine that uses heat to do the work.
A Heat Engine
The increase in volume due to an increase in temperature.
The transfer of thermal energy through space.
The measure of the AVERAGE kinetic energy of particles in an object.
The lowest temperature on the Kelvin scale.
What are 4 states of matter?
solid, liquid, gas, plasma