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Thermal Energy & Heat Transfer
Terms in this set (25)
The measurement of the total kinetic energy of the particles that make up a material.
The flow of thermal energy.
The measurement of the average kinetic energy of the particles that make up a material.
The temperature at which all particle motion stops.
Temperature scale used by non-scientists in the U.S.
Temperature scale used by scientists and most of the world.
Temperature scale used only by scientists that does not include negative numbers.
Change in state from solid to liquid.
Change in state from liquid to solid.
Change in state from liquid to gas.
Change in state from gas to liquid.
Change in state from solid to gas.
Change in state from gas to solid.
Transfer of heat through liquid or gas due to changes in density.
Transfer of heat through direct contact.
Transfer of energy through matter or space as electromagnetic waves.
A material that conducts heat well.
A material that does not conduct heat well
An instrument used to measure temperature.
A device that responds to temperature changes in order to maintain its set position.
A device that converts thermal energy to mechanical energy.
Internal Combustion Engine
A heat engine in which fuel burns inside the engine.
The direction of heat flow.
warm areas to cold areas
The temperature during phase changes.
A device that regulates temperature by expanding or condensing coolant.
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