Heat, Temperature and Specific Heat
Terms in this set (8)
measures of AVERAGE kinetic energy of molecules in matter
The total amount of energy transferred
CELSIUS: boiling point of water.... ______ degrees
CELSIUS: freezing point of water.... _______ degrees
Adding heat makes particles move _________ .
Metric unit for measuring temperature; On this scale water freezes at zero and boils at 100.
the energy an object has due to its motion
connection between kinetic molecular theory and temperature
kinetic molecular theory states that atoms/molecules are always moving and temperature is a measure of the speed of the atoms/molecules.