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16 terms
Thermal Energy
Solid
Liquid
Gas
Plasma
Particles are close together, has a definite shape, particles…
Particles close together, no definite shape, particles move s…
Particles very spaced out, no definite shape, particles move…
Highly energized particles that move really fast
Solid
Particles are close together, has a definite shape, particles…
Liquid
Particles close together, no definite shape, particles move s…
15 terms
Thermal Energy
Conduction
Conductor
Convection
Heat
the transfer of heat by direct contact of two solid objects,…
a substance or device that readily conducts heat and electric…
the flow of heat through a liquid or gas, causing hot parts t…
the degree of hotness, high temperature. Heat is the transfer…
Conduction
the transfer of heat by direct contact of two solid objects,…
Conductor
a substance or device that readily conducts heat and electric…
16 terms
Thermal Energy
Solid
Liquid
Gas
Plasma
Particles are close together, has a definite shape, particles…
Particles close together, no definite shape, particles move s…
Particles very spaced out, no definite shape, particles move…
Highly energized particles that move really fast
Solid
Particles are close together, has a definite shape, particles…
Liquid
Particles close together, no definite shape, particles move s…
Thermal Energy
temperature
heat
thermal expansion
specific heat
The AVERAGE kinetic energy of the particles of a substance.
The FLOW of thermal energy from an area that has a higher tem…
The increase in VOLUME of a substance that results from an in…
The DIFFERENT RATES at which materials warm or cool. A substa…
temperature
The AVERAGE kinetic energy of the particles of a substance.
heat
The FLOW of thermal energy from an area that has a higher tem…
Thermal Energy
Temperature
Celsius
Thermal energy
Heat
The measure of how hot or cold something is
The metric temperature scale
The form of energy that moves particles of matter
The movement of thermal energy
Temperature
The measure of how hot or cold something is
Celsius
The metric temperature scale
9 terms
Thermal Energy
temperature
heat
thermal expansion
specific heat
The AVERAGE kinetic energy of the particles of a substance.
The FLOW of thermal energy from an area that has a higher tem…
The increase in VOLUME of a substance that results from an in…
The DIFFERENT RATES at which materials warm or cool. A substa…
temperature
The AVERAGE kinetic energy of the particles of a substance.
heat
The FLOW of thermal energy from an area that has a higher tem…
Thermal Energy
temperature
thermal energy
heat
conduction
measure of the average kinetic energy of the particles in the…
The sum of the kinetic and potential energy of all the partic…
thermal energy that flows from something at a higher temperat…
transfer of thermal energy by collisions between particles in…
temperature
measure of the average kinetic energy of the particles in the…
thermal energy
The sum of the kinetic and potential energy of all the partic…
16 terms
Thermal Energy
Condensation
Conduction
Conductor
Convection
the changing of a gas to a liquid
the transfer of heat by direct contact of two solid objects,…
a substance or device that readily conducts heat and electric…
the flow of heat through a liquid or gas, causing hot parts t…
Condensation
the changing of a gas to a liquid
Conduction
the transfer of heat by direct contact of two solid objects,…
Thermal Energy
temperature
heat
thermal energy
solid
The AVERAGE kinetic energy of the particles of a substance.
The FLOW (movement) of thermal energy from an area that has a…
The SUM of kinetic and potential energy of particles that mak…
state of matter in which the particles vibrate closely togeth…
temperature
The AVERAGE kinetic energy of the particles of a substance.
heat
The FLOW (movement) of thermal energy from an area that has a…
11 terms
Thermal Energy
Absorption
Color
Conduction
Convection
Light waves are taken into a material and transferred to a di…
The wavelength of light that is being reflected off of an obj…
Transfer of heat from a warmer substance to a cooler substanc…
transfer of thermal energy in a fluid (liquid or gas), in whi…
Absorption
Light waves are taken into a material and transferred to a di…
Color
The wavelength of light that is being reflected off of an obj…
18 terms
Thermal Energy
dense
energy
radiant energy
temperature
objects with molecules packed closely packed together
the ability to do work or cause change
solar or heat energy which travels in waves
a measure of the amount of heat an object has
dense
objects with molecules packed closely packed together
energy
the ability to do work or cause change
Thermal Energy
radiation
convection
conduction
energy transfer
Thermal energy is transferred through empty... space by electrom…
the transfer of heat that occurs by the movement of a current…
heat is transferred when molecules collide with each other wi…
the movement of a type of energy from one place or object to…
radiation
Thermal energy is transferred through empty... space by electrom…
convection
the transfer of heat that occurs by the movement of a current…
13 terms
Thermal Energy
Temperature
Heat
Thermal energy
Specific Heat
Measure of the average kinetic energy of all the particles in…
Thermal energy that flows from a warmer material to a cooler.…
Sum of the kinetic and potential energy of the particles in a…
amount of thermal energy needed to raise the temperature of 1…
Temperature
Measure of the average kinetic energy of all the particles in…
Heat
Thermal energy that flows from a warmer material to a cooler.…
8 terms
Thermal Energy
Thermal Energy
Conduction
Convection
Radiation
The total kinetic (motion) energy of tiny particles... that make…
Transfer of thermal energy that occurs in solids,... liquids, an…
Heat transfer caused by the rising of hotter, less dense... flui…
The transfer of energy by the movement of... electromagnetic wav…
Thermal Energy
The total kinetic (motion) energy of tiny particles... that make…
Conduction
Transfer of thermal energy that occurs in solids,... liquids, an…
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Thermal energy
Aquifer
System
Transpiration
ground water
An underground layer of sand,gravel,or porous rock that colle…
A group of element or part that function together to form a c…
The process in a cell by which genetic materials is copied fr…
water that flows or collect beneath the Earth's surface.
Aquifer
An underground layer of sand,gravel,or porous rock that colle…
System
A group of element or part that function together to form a c…
Thermal Energy
Thermal energy
An object's thermal energy depends on:
temperature
thermometer
the sum of the energy of all the moving particles in an object
1. how quickly the particles in the object are moving.... 2. the…
the measure of how hot or cold something is
measures temperature
Thermal energy
the sum of the energy of all the moving particles in an object
An object's thermal energy depends on:
1. how quickly the particles in the object are moving.... 2. the…
10 terms
Thermal Energy
Heat
Energy
Thermal Energy
Endothermic reaction
the energy that is transferred between 2 objects that are at…
the speed at which the atoms move throughout the object.
the motion of atoms or molecules within a substance.
absorb energy from the surroundings causing the area around t…
Heat
the energy that is transferred between 2 objects that are at…
Energy
the speed at which the atoms move throughout the object.
13 terms
Thermal Energy
thermal energy
temperature
conduction
convection
heat; the amount of movement of molecules
a measure of how hot or cold something is
the transfer of heat from one object to another by direct con…
the transfer of heat by movement in a liquid or gas; heat ris…
thermal energy
heat; the amount of movement of molecules
temperature
a measure of how hot or cold something is
9 terms
Thermal Energy
density
temperature
thermal expansion
thermal energy
the amount of mass of a substance in a given volume
a measure of how hot or cold something is
the increase in volume of a substance due to an increase in t…
the total kinetic energy of the particles that make up an obj…
density
the amount of mass of a substance in a given volume
temperature
a measure of how hot or cold something is
thermal energy
Renewable
Non-Renewable
What is solar energy
What is Geothermal Energy
A resource that can be replaced in a relatively short period…
Exist in limited quantities and once used cannot be replaced.
Energy that turns the heat from the sun into electric energy
Energy that turns the heat in the earth into electric energy
Renewable
A resource that can be replaced in a relatively short period…
Non-Renewable
Exist in limited quantities and once used cannot be replaced.
16 terms
Thermal Energy
Temperature
States of Matter
Solids
Liquids
Temperature is a measure of the average kinetic energy of the…
three states-solid, liquid, and gas.
A fixed, closely packed arrangement of particles causes a sol…
Because its particles are free to move, a liquid has no defin…
Temperature
Temperature is a measure of the average kinetic energy of the…
States of Matter
three states-solid, liquid, and gas.
Thermal Energy
Thermal energy
An object's thermal energy depends on:
temperature
temperature depends on
the sum of the energy of all the moving particles in an objec…
1. how quickly the particles in the object are moving.... 2. the…
the measure of how hot or cold something is
ONLY how quickly the particles are moving
Thermal energy
the sum of the energy of all the moving particles in an objec…
An object's thermal energy depends on:
1. how quickly the particles in the object are moving.... 2. the…
9 terms
Thermal Energy
Thermal Energy
Heat
Conduction
Temperature
The energy of motion in the molecules of a substance. The fas…
Energy that transfers from one object to another because of a…
The direct transfer of heat from one substance to another sub…
A measure of the average energy of motion of the molecules of…
Thermal Energy
The energy of motion in the molecules of a substance. The fas…
Heat
Energy that transfers from one object to another because of a…
Thermal Energy
Thermometer
Temperature
Heat
Conduction
An instrument used to measure temperature
Total kinetic energy of all particles in a substance
The energy transferred from an object at a higher temperature…
The transfer of energy as heat from one substance to another…
Thermometer
An instrument used to measure temperature
Temperature
Total kinetic energy of all particles in a substance
Thermal Energy
thermal energy
heat
conduction
convection
the total kinetic energy of all the atoms that make up an obj…
the transfer of thermal energy between objects that have diff…
the transfer of thermal energy between particles of matter th…
the transfer of thermal energy by particles moving through li…
thermal energy
the total kinetic energy of all the atoms that make up an obj…
heat
the transfer of thermal energy between objects that have diff…
13 terms
Thermal Energy
temperature
heat
thermal expansion
specific heat
The AVERAGE kinetic energy of the particles of a substance.
The FLOW of thermal energy from an area that has a higher tem…
The increase in VOLUME of a substance that results from an in…
The DIFFERENT RATES at which materials warm or cool. A substa…
temperature
The AVERAGE kinetic energy of the particles of a substance.
heat
The FLOW of thermal energy from an area that has a higher tem…
9 terms
Thermal Energy
temperature
thermal energy
heat
conduction
measure of the average kinetic energy of the particles in the…
The sum of the kinetic and potential energy of all the partic…
thermal energy that flows from something at a higher temperat…
transfer of thermal energy by collisions between particles in…
temperature
measure of the average kinetic energy of the particles in the…
thermal energy
The sum of the kinetic and potential energy of all the partic…
Thermal Energy
Thermal Energy
Conduction
Convection
Radiation
The total kinetic (motion) energy of tiny particles that make…
Transfer of thermal energy that occurs in solids, liquids, an…
Heat transfer caused by the rising of hotter, less dense flui…
The transfer of energy by the movement of electromagnetic wav…
Thermal Energy
The total kinetic (motion) energy of tiny particles that make…
Conduction
Transfer of thermal energy that occurs in solids, liquids, an…
12 terms
Thermal Energy
conduction
thermal conductor
thermal insulator
convection
the transfer of thermal energy between two objects in contact…
a material that conducts thermal energy well
any material that does not conduct thermal energy very well
the transfer of thermal energy when particles of a fluid move…
conduction
the transfer of thermal energy between two objects in contact…
thermal conductor
a material that conducts thermal energy well
17 terms
Thermal Energy
Temperature
Thermal energy
mass and thermal energy
heat
measure of average Kinetic energy of particles in an object o…
sum of kinetic and potential energy of particles in an object…
if temperature remains constant, thermal energy increases as…
thermal energy that flows from something at a higher temperat…
Temperature
measure of average Kinetic energy of particles in an object o…
Thermal energy
sum of kinetic and potential energy of particles in an object…
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THERMAL ENERGY
thermal energy
conduction
convection
radiation
heat energy generated by the kinetic energy of moving particles
heat moves when objects are touching
the movement of heat in currents air and fluids
heat moves through space
thermal energy
heat energy generated by the kinetic energy of moving particles
conduction
heat moves when objects are touching
Thermal Energy
atoms
molecule
kinetic energy
heat
tiny particles of matter
a group of atoms
energy of motion
a form of energy caused by the motion of atoms and molecules.
atoms
tiny particles of matter
molecule
a group of atoms
Thermal Energy
Temperature
Fahrenheit Scale
Celsius Scale
Kelvin Scale
The measure of the average kinetic energy of the particles of…
The temperature scale on which water freezes at 32 degrees an…
The temperature scale on which water freezes at 0 degrees and…
The temperature scale on which zero is the temperature at whi…
Temperature
The measure of the average kinetic energy of the particles of…
Fahrenheit Scale
The temperature scale on which water freezes at 32 degrees an…
Thermal Energy
thermal energy
heat
conduction
convection
kinetic and potential energy of the particles in a substance.
thermal energy that moves from one substance to another.
heat transfer between two objects that touch.
the transfer of thermal energy by the movement of a liquid of…
thermal energy
kinetic and potential energy of the particles in a substance.
heat
thermal energy that moves from one substance to another.
7 terms
thermal energy
convection
conduction
radiation
electricity
heat energy is transferred by movement (plate tectonics)
energy is transferred by things touching
energy is transferred by waves (like the sun)
moving electrons give power to radios
convection
heat energy is transferred by movement (plate tectonics)
conduction
energy is transferred by things touching
6 terms
Thermal Energy
Temperature
Thermal Energy
Heat
Radiation
The measurement of energy in molecules.
Total energy of molecules.
The energy that moves from one object to another.
Heat or light traveling through space, air or water.
Temperature
The measurement of energy in molecules.
Thermal Energy
Total energy of molecules.
20 terms
Thermal Energy
temperature
heat
thermal energy
solid
The AVERAGE kinetic energy of the particles of a substance.
The FLOW (movement) of thermal energy from an area that has a…
The SUM of kinetic and potential energy of particles that mak…
state of matter in which the particles vibrate closely togeth…
temperature
The AVERAGE kinetic energy of the particles of a substance.
heat
The FLOW (movement) of thermal energy from an area that has a…
7 terms
Thermal Energy
Heat
Temperature
Kinetic Energy
Potential Energy
Energy that is transformed because of temperature differences
A measure of how hot (or cold) something is; specifically, a…
Energy of motion
Stored Energy
Heat
Energy that is transformed because of temperature differences
Temperature
A measure of how hot (or cold) something is; specifically, a…
thermal energy
radiation
conduction
convection
thermal energy
the process in which energy is emitted as particles of waves…
the transfer of heat between two parts
convection is;... if you'r put water in a pot first thing heated…
thermal energy is that which makes aga
radiation
the process in which energy is emitted as particles of waves…
conduction
the transfer of heat between two parts
Thermal Energy
radiation
Conduction
Convection
Thermal Energy
the process which energy is
Transmition of heat electricity
The transfer of heat from one place to another by the movemen…
A rising current of warm energy.
radiation
the process which energy is
Conduction
Transmition of heat electricity
19 terms
Thermal Energy
radiation
convection
conduction
energy transfer
Thermal energy is transferred through empty... space by electrom…
the transfer of heat that occurs by the movement of a current…
heat is transferred when molecules collide with each other wi…
the movement of a type of energy from one place or object to…
radiation
Thermal energy is transferred through empty... space by electrom…
convection
the transfer of heat that occurs by the movement of a current…
16 terms
Thermal Energy
Temperature
Fahrenheit scale
Celsius scale
Kelvin scale
a measure of the average kinetic energy of a substance
a temperature scale that defines the freezing point of water…
a temperature scale that defines the freezing point of water…
the temperature scale in which the freezing point of water is…
Temperature
a measure of the average kinetic energy of a substance
Fahrenheit scale
a temperature scale that defines the freezing point of water…
11 terms
Thermal Energy
Absorption
Color
Conduction
Convection
Light waves are taken into a material and transferred to a di…
The wavelength of light that is being reflected off of an obj…
Transfer of heat from a warmer substance to a cooler substanc…
transfer of thermal energy in a fluid (liquid or gas), in whi…
Absorption
Light waves are taken into a material and transferred to a di…
Color
The wavelength of light that is being reflected off of an obj…
8 terms
Thermal Energy
conduction
convection
radiation
insulator
Heat energy is transferred from the heat source to an object…
It is the transfer of heat energy that occurs when matter mov…
In radiation, no matter is needed to transfer the energy. Not…
Materials that block heat from moving, or slow it down. Rubbe…
conduction
Heat energy is transferred from the heat source to an object…
convection
It is the transfer of heat energy that occurs when matter mov…
18 terms
Thermal Energy
energy
kinetic energy
Thermal energy
molecule
the ability to do work or cause change
Energy of motion
the total kinetic and potential energy of all the particles i…
a particle of different kinds of atom
energy
the ability to do work or cause change
kinetic energy
Energy of motion
21 terms
thermal energy
heat
temperature
Thermal energy
What do you need to transfer thermal e…
Energy transfered due to a temperature difference between the…
A measure of how hot (or cold) something is; specifically, a…
= Kinetice Energy + Potential Energy
A difference in temperature
heat
Energy transfered due to a temperature difference between the…
temperature
A measure of how hot (or cold) something is; specifically, a…
Thermal energy
Thermal Energy
Conduction
Convection
Kinetic Energy
Thermal energy is the energy that comes from heat. This heat…
the process by which heat or electricity is directly transmit…
the movement caused within a fluid by the tendency of hotter…
energy that a body possesses by virtue of being in motion.
Thermal Energy
Thermal energy is the energy that comes from heat. This heat…
Conduction
the process by which heat or electricity is directly transmit…
8 terms
Thermal Energy
temperature
thermal energy
heat
conduction
measure of the average kinetic energy of the particles in the…
The sum of the kinetic and potential energy of all the partic…
Thermal energy that flows from something at a higher temperat…
Transfer of thermal energy by collisions between particles in…
temperature
measure of the average kinetic energy of the particles in the…
thermal energy
The sum of the kinetic and potential energy of all the partic…
14 terms
Thermal Energy
Thermal Energy
Heat
Temperature
Conduction
The total energy of motion in the particles of a substance
Thermal Energy that is being transferred.
A measure of the average kinetic energy of the particles in a…
Form of heat transfer where heat energy is directly transferr…
Thermal Energy
The total energy of motion in the particles of a substance
Heat
Thermal Energy that is being transferred.
16 terms
Thermal Energy
energy
thermal energy
conductor
insulator
the ability to cause change
the energy a substance or system has related to its temperatu…
material that transfers heat easily (metal)
A material that is a nonconductor of sound, heat, or electric…
energy
the ability to cause change
thermal energy
the energy a substance or system has related to its temperatu…
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