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Convection
convection
molecules
expand
contract
the circular movement caused by heat gain and loss in molecules
the smallest unit or the 'little bits' of a substance
an increase in volume and space when something gets bigger
a decrease in volume and space when something gets smaller
convection
the circular movement caused by heat gain and loss in molecules
molecules
the smallest unit or the 'little bits' of a substance
12 terms
Convection
Density
Convection
Convection At Equator And Poles
At the poles
The ammount of matter packed together in a given space
Heat transferred through liquids and gases, causing them to m…
Water heats up at the equator and rises to the Poles. At the…
Water cools down and sinks towards the ocean floor. That wate…
Density
The ammount of matter packed together in a given space
Convection
Heat transferred through liquids and gases, causing them to m…
7 terms
Convection
What is convection?
When does convection occur?
Where does convection occur?
Why can't convection happen in solids?
a type of heat transfer due to particles moving within a liqu…
This heat transfer occurs when hotter molecules move more, sp…
This heat transfer only happens in liquids and gases.
Solids can't transfer heat this way because solid particles a…
What is convection?
a type of heat transfer due to particles moving within a liqu…
When does convection occur?
This heat transfer occurs when hotter molecules move more, sp…
7 terms
convection
What is convection?
When does convection occur?
Where does convection occur?
Why can't convection happen in solids?
a type of heat transfer due to particles moving within a liqu…
This heat transfer occurs when hotter molecules move more, sp…
This heat transfer only happens in liquids and gases.
Solids can't transfer heat this way because solid particles a…
What is convection?
a type of heat transfer due to particles moving within a liqu…
When does convection occur?
This heat transfer occurs when hotter molecules move more, sp…
13 terms
Convection
Hot gases and liquids are less dense s…
Chilled molecules move less and don't…
Convection
In a convection
That's how hot air balloons float : the hot air in them is le…
Therefore, the material they are in becomes more dense or hea…
is a process by which heat is transferred by movement of a he…
ahot, less dense fluid rises up, and a cold, more dense fluid…
Hot gases and liquids are less dense s…
That's how hot air balloons float : the hot air in them is le…
Chilled molecules move less and don't…
Therefore, the material they are in becomes more dense or hea…
11 terms
Convection in the Earth
Inner Core
Outer Core
Mantle
Crust
Hottest layer of the Earth that is solid iron and nickel.
Second hottest layer of the Earth that is liquid iron and nic…
Largest layer of the Earth that is made of magma. Convection…
Thinnest layer of the Earth. This layer is broken into plates…
Inner Core
Hottest layer of the Earth that is solid iron and nickel.
Outer Core
Second hottest layer of the Earth that is liquid iron and nic…
9 terms
Convection Currents
Plate Tectonics
Convection
What causes the movement of crustal pl…
What is the heat source which drives t…
Theory that the Earth's crust is divided into tectonic plates…
The movement caused within a fluid by the tendency of hotter…
The rising and sinking of material in the mantle.
Earth's super heated solid iron core.
Plate Tectonics
Theory that the Earth's crust is divided into tectonic plates…
Convection
The movement caused within a fluid by the tendency of hotter…
11 terms
Convection and Density
Convection
Density
Less dense materials
More dense materials
Movement of thermal energy through a fluid.
The amount of mass in a given volume.
Rise
Fall
Convection
Movement of thermal energy through a fluid.
Density
The amount of mass in a given volume.
10 terms
Convection Currents
convection currents
salinity
density
atmosphere
heat energy transfer between two parts of a fluid of differen…
measure of the amount of salt dissolved in water
mass per unit of volume (i.e.pounds per square inch)
envelope of gases surrounding the Earth or another planet
convection currents
heat energy transfer between two parts of a fluid of differen…
salinity
measure of the amount of salt dissolved in water
9 terms
Schmidt Convection
forced convection
convection
current
kinetic energy
a furnace that blows or forces air into ducts
movement of heat through gas or liquid by currents
liquid or gas moving
a measurement of how much a particle moves
forced convection
a furnace that blows or forces air into ducts
convection
movement of heat through gas or liquid by currents
13 terms
Convection 2
convection
liquid
gas
density
Process by which, in a fluid being heated, the warmer part of…
A state of matter that has no definite shape but has a defini…
A form of matter that does not have a definite volume or shape.
A measure of the amount of a material in a given amount of sp…
convection
Process by which, in a fluid being heated, the warmer part of…
liquid
A state of matter that has no definite shape but has a defini…
5 terms
convection vocabulary
convection
convection cell
energy transfer
fluid
heat transfer in a fluid in which hot fluid rises and cold fl…
mass of fluid flowing in a cycle in n area
the movement on energy from one place or to form another;the…
substance that can flow, such as a gas or liquid
convection
heat transfer in a fluid in which hot fluid rises and cold fl…
convection cell
mass of fluid flowing in a cycle in n area
9 terms
Convection 1
convection
liquid
gas
density
Process by which, in a fluid being heated, the warmer part of…
A state of matter that has no definite shape but has a defini…
A form of matter that does not have a definite volume or shape.
A measure of the amount of a material in a given amount of sp…
convection
Process by which, in a fluid being heated, the warmer part of…
liquid
A state of matter that has no definite shape but has a defini…
11 terms
Heat Convection & Convection Currents
The process by which heat or electrici…
The transfer of heat due to an actual…
The transfer of heat without any mediu…
Through which process of heat transfer…
Conduction
Convection
Radiation
Radiation
The process by which heat or electrici…
Conduction
The transfer of heat due to an actual…
Convection
10 terms
Convection Vocab
Convection Currents
Wind
High Pressure
Low Pressure
the upward movement of warm air and the downward movement of…
Air in motion
A mass of sinking cool air that usually bring fair weather.
A mass of rising warm air that usually bring wet, stormy weat…
Convection Currents
the upward movement of warm air and the downward movement of…
Wind
Air in motion
7 terms
convection sz
What is convection?
When does convection occur?
Where does convection occur?
Why can't convection happen in solids?
a type of heat transfer due to particles moving within a liqu…
This heat transfer occurs when hotter molecules move more, sp…
This heat transfer only happens in liquids and gases.
Solids can't transfer heat this way because solid particles a…
What is convection?
a type of heat transfer due to particles moving within a liqu…
When does convection occur?
This heat transfer occurs when hotter molecules move more, sp…
5 terms
Convection and The Mantle
Radation
Convection
Conduction
density
The transfer of heat through electromagnetic rays.
The movement of heat in a gas or liquid
The direct transfer of heat from one substance to another sub…
A measure of how much mass is contained in a given volume.
Radation
The transfer of heat through electromagnetic rays.
Convection
The movement of heat in a gas or liquid
Convection and the Mantle
Radiation
Conduction
Convection
Density
The transfer of energy through empty space.
Heat that touches between two materials.
The transfer of heat by the movement of a heated fluid.
A measure of how much mass there is in a volume of a substance.
Radiation
The transfer of energy through empty space.
Conduction
Heat that touches between two materials.
13 terms
Convection Currents
Why do the Earth's plates move?
Shape of Convection Currents?
Where do the Convection Currents happen?
How do Convection currents move plates?
It is believed that plates move by Convection Currents
Convection currents are circular flows of magma
Convection takes place in the asthenosphere (mantle)
Convection currents act as conveyor belts to carry plates. Cu…
Why do the Earth's plates move?
It is believed that plates move by Convection Currents
Shape of Convection Currents?
Convection currents are circular flows of magma
15 terms
Conduction, Convection, Radiation
conduction
convection
radiation
conduction
heat transfer because molecules strike molecules at the surface
heat transfer through fluid motion
heat transfer through an electromagnetic wave
conduction
heat transfer because molecules strike molecules at the surface
convection
heat transfer through fluid motion
10 terms
Convection, Conduction, Radiation
Convection
Conduction
Radiation
Thermal
Process by which, in a fluid or gas being heated, the warmer…
Energy is passed from atom to atom through direct contact
The direct transfer of energy by electromagnetic waves
The total energy of motion in the particles of a substance
Convection
Process by which, in a fluid or gas being heated, the warmer…
Conduction
Energy is passed from atom to atom through direct contact
15 terms
Conduction, Convection, Radiation
conduction
convection
radiation
conduction
heat transfer because molecules strike molecules at the surface
heat transfer through fluid motion
heat transfer through an electromagnetic wave
conduction
heat transfer because molecules strike molecules at the surface
convection
heat transfer through fluid motion
33 terms
Conduction, Convection, Radiation, and Energy
convection
convection
radiation
radiation
causes winds on earth
hot air rises in a balloon
microwave oven cooking your dinner
you sit near a campfire
convection
causes winds on earth
convection
hot air rises in a balloon
31 terms
Conduction, Convection, Radiation, and Energy
convection
convection
radiation
radiation
causes winds on earth like the sea breeze in PCB
hot air rises in a balloon
transfers heat in waves or rays
microwave oven cooking your dinner
convection
causes winds on earth like the sea breeze in PCB
convection
hot air rises in a balloon
15 terms
Convection, Conduction, and Radiation Assessment
Heat
Convection
Conduction
Radiation
Thermal energy that is transferred from matter at a higher te…
The transfer of heat by the movement of currents. Hot air ris…
The transfer of heat from one particle of matter to another t…
The transfer of energy by electromagnetic waves through space…
Heat
Thermal energy that is transferred from matter at a higher te…
Convection
The transfer of heat by the movement of currents. Hot air ris…
8 terms
Science convection
Convection
temperature
kinetic energy
heat
Energy transfer
heat or cold
energy that the body possesses
warm
Convection
Energy transfer
temperature
heat or cold
5 terms
convection/weather
sun
thermal energy
convection
atmosphere
A typical star that is the source of light and heat for the p…
The total energy of motion in the particles of a substance
Process by which, in a fluid being heated, the warmer part of…
The emotional nod created by the entirety of a literary work,…
sun
A typical star that is the source of light and heat for the p…
thermal energy
The total energy of motion in the particles of a substance
5 terms
convection current
seismic waves
pressure
crust
mantle
vibrations that travel through earth carrying the energy rele…
the force exerted on a surface divided by the total area over…
the layer of rock that forms earths outer surface
the layer of hot solid material between earths crust and core
seismic waves
vibrations that travel through earth carrying the energy rele…
pressure
the force exerted on a surface divided by the total area over…
9 terms
Convection Currents
Plate Tectonics
Convection
the rising and sinking of material in…
inner core
Theory that the Earth's crust is divided into tectonic plates…
The movement caused within a fluid by the tendency of hotter…
What causes the movement of crustal plates?
What is the heat source of the tectonics that causes convecti…
Plate Tectonics
Theory that the Earth's crust is divided into tectonic plates…
Convection
The movement caused within a fluid by the tendency of hotter…
13 terms
Atmosphere and Ocean Convection
Atmosphere
Ozone
Troposphere
Stratosphere
Layer of gas around the Earth.... 78% Nitrogen 21% Oxygen... Protec…
Layer of gas in the Stratosphere that protects the Earth from…
First layer of the atmosphere where we live. This layer has m…
Second layer of the atmosphere that contains the ozone. Airpl…
Atmosphere
Layer of gas around the Earth.... 78% Nitrogen 21% Oxygen... Protec…
Ozone
Layer of gas in the Stratosphere that protects the Earth from…
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SCIENCE CONVECTION
radiation
convection
conduction
density
the transfer of energy by electromagnetic waves
the transfer of thermal energy by the movement of a fluid
the transfer of thermal energy from one particle of matter to…
the ratio of the mass of a substance to its volume(mass divid…
radiation
the transfer of energy by electromagnetic waves
convection
the transfer of thermal energy by the movement of a fluid
12 terms
Conduction, Convection, Radiation
Conduction
Convection
Conduction
Radiation
Conduction, Convection, or Radiation
Conduction, Convection, or Radiation
Conduction, Convection, or Radiation
Conduction, Convection, or Radiation
Conduction
Conduction, Convection, or Radiation
Convection
Conduction, Convection, or Radiation
31 terms
Conduction, Convection, Radiation, and Energy
convection
convection
radiation
radiation
causes winds on earth
hot air rises in a balloon
microwave oven cooking your dinner
you sit near a campfire
convection
causes winds on earth
convection
hot air rises in a balloon
8 terms
Equinox & Convection
equinox (definition 1)
convection (definition 1)
equinox (definition 2)
convection (definition 2)
the time or date (twice each year) at which the sun crosses t…
the movement caused within a fluid by the tendency of hotter…
the dates when the night and day are equal.
the material gets hooter and the denser material sinks under…
equinox (definition 1)
the time or date (twice each year) at which the sun crosses t…
convection (definition 1)
the movement caused within a fluid by the tendency of hotter…
10 terms
Convection/Winds
Greenhouse Effect
Convection
Wind
Sea Breeze
Gases in the troposphere absorb and reflect infrared radiatio…
Transfer of heat through the rising and sinking of liquid or…
Air that moves horizontally or parallel to the ground.
Warm air rises over land during the day and cooler air blows…
Greenhouse Effect
Gases in the troposphere absorb and reflect infrared radiatio…
Convection
Transfer of heat through the rising and sinking of liquid or…
10 terms
Convection/Winds
Greenhouse Effect
Convection
Wind
Sea Breeze
Gases in the troposphere absorb and reflect infrared radiatio…
Transfer of heat through the rising and sinking of liquid or…
Air that moves horizontally or parallel to the ground.
Warm air rises over land during the day and cooler air blows…
Greenhouse Effect
Gases in the troposphere absorb and reflect infrared radiatio…
Convection
Transfer of heat through the rising and sinking of liquid or…
5 terms
Convection and the mantle
Radiation
Conduction
Convection
Convection currents
A type of heat transfer through space and no direct contact f…
Heat transfer between a material or materials.
Heat transfer through liquids or fluids.
The flow that transfers hear within a fluid.
Radiation
A type of heat transfer through space and no direct contact f…
Conduction
Heat transfer between a material or materials.
Convection Currents
Plate Tectonics
Convection
What causes the movement of crustal pl…
What is the heat source which drives t…
Theory that the Earth's crust is divided into tectonic plates…
The movement caused within a fluid by the tendency of hotter…
The rising and sinking of material in the mantle.
Earth's super heated solid iron core.
Plate Tectonics
Theory that the Earth's crust is divided into tectonic plates…
Convection
The movement caused within a fluid by the tendency of hotter…
7 terms
Convection Currents
Where do convection currents occur?
Which layer is the hottest?
What type of rocks make Continental/oc…
Convection
Convection occurs in the aesthenosphere. The aesthenosphere l…
The hottest layer of the Earth is the core. The inner core is…
Metamorphic, sedimentary and granitic.
The transfer of heat by the movement of particles in fluids
Where do convection currents occur?
Convection occurs in the aesthenosphere. The aesthenosphere l…
Which layer is the hottest?
The hottest layer of the Earth is the core. The inner core is…
12 terms
Convection, Conduction, and Radiation
Heat
Convection
Conduction
Radiation
Thermal energy that is transferred from matter at a higher te…
The transfer of heat by the movement of currents. Hot air ris…
The transfer of heat from one particle of matter to another t…
The transfer of energy by electromagnetic waves through space.
Heat
Thermal energy that is transferred from matter at a higher te…
Convection
The transfer of heat by the movement of currents. Hot air ris…
8 terms
Convection in the Mantle
heat transfer
radiation
conduction
convection
movement of energy from a warmer object to a cooler object
the transfer of energy through empty space ( no contact betwe…
heat transfer by direct contact of particles of matter
heat transfer by the movement of a heated fluid;heated partic…
heat transfer
movement of energy from a warmer object to a cooler object
radiation
the transfer of energy through empty space ( no contact betwe…
13 terms
convection and the mantle
heat transfer
convection currents
radiation
2 examples of radiation
radiation, conduction, and convection
the flow that transfer heat within a fluid
the transfer of thermal energy through space
sunlight and open flame
heat transfer
radiation, conduction, and convection
convection currents
the flow that transfer heat within a fluid
33 terms
Conduction, Convection, Radiation, and Energy
convection
convection
radiation
radiation
causes winds on earth
hot air rises in a balloon
transfers heat in waves or rays
microwave oven cooking your dinner
convection
causes winds on earth
convection
hot air rises in a balloon
15 terms
Convection and Mantle
subduction
sonar
sea floor trench
deep ocean trench
process by which the ocean crust sinks back into a deep ocean…
A device used to determine distance of an object that is unde…
process by which molten material adds new oceanic crust to th…
deep valley along the ocean floor beneath which oceanic crust…
subduction
process by which the ocean crust sinks back into a deep ocean…
sonar
A device used to determine distance of an object that is unde…
15 terms
Convection and Mantle
subduction
sonar
sea floor trench
deep ocean trench
process by which the ocean crust sinks back into a deep ocean…
A device used to determine distance of an object that is unde…
process by which molten material adds new oceanic crust to th…
deep valley along the ocean floor beneath which oceanic crust…
subduction
process by which the ocean crust sinks back into a deep ocean…
sonar
A device used to determine distance of an object that is unde…
18 terms
Convection in the Atmosphere
Solar Energy
Some of suns energy is coming through…
3 ways heat moves
Water regulates.....
driving energy source of heating for earth
reflected or absorbed
conduction, convection, radiation
temperature
Solar Energy
driving energy source of heating for earth
Some of suns energy is coming through…
reflected or absorbed
18 terms
Convection in the Atmosphere
Solar Energy
Some of suns energy is coming through…
3 ways heat moves
Water regulates.....
driving energy source of heating for earth
reflected or absorbed
conduction, convection, radiation
temperature
Solar Energy
driving energy source of heating for earth
Some of suns energy is coming through…
reflected or absorbed
11 terms
convection/weather
axis
day
night
orbit
what makes the earth tilt and turn
a period of twenty- four hours (day light)
a period of darkness
a curved path for objects (planets)
axis
what makes the earth tilt and turn
day
a period of twenty- four hours (day light)
29 terms
Conduction, Convection or Radiation?
Conduction
Conduction
Convection
Convection
Conduction
Conduction
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