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Heat: Transfer of Thermal Energy

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Heat: Transfer of Thermal Energy

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  • Heat is the transfer of thermal energy from one object to another.
  • Heating can occur by conduction, convection and radiation.
  • Some materials can store more thermal energy than others.

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Level 1

When an object is "hot," what can you say about the motion of its atoms?

Level 2

What are the 3 main ways thermal energy can be transferred? Define each one.

Level 3

Explain convection and how it causes fluids to circulate. Where can you see convection in everyday life?