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a temperature scale that defines the freezing point of water as 32 degrees and the boiling point of water a 212 degrees
a temperature scale that defines the freezing point of water as 0 degrees and the boiling point of water as 100 degrees
the temperature scale in which the freezing point of water is 273 degrees and the boiling point is 373 degrees; 0 degrees is absolute zero
thermal energy that is transferred from matter at a higher temperature to matter at a lower temperature
the transfer of energy by direct contact. The term can apply to either heat transfer or electron transfer.
the movement of a fluid, caused by differences in temperature, that transfers heat from one part of the fluid to another
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