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NPRE 101, Introduction to Energy Sources hermodynamics Thermodynamics
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troduction to Energy Sources Introduction to Energy Sources 1. 2. Chemistry of Energy 3. Physics of Energy 4. Internal Combustion Engine 5. Electricity 6. Coal – Origins and Location 7. Coal Power Plants
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earning Objectives Learning Objectives • What does temperature mean? • Explanation of temperature scales and the concept of absolute zero hat does heat transfer mean on an atomic level? What does heat transfer mean on an atomic level? • Where does the energy go in a chemical reaction? • Definition and use of kinetic energy in understanding nature • Definition and use of potential energy in understanding nature
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emperature Temperature • What is temperature? – Atoms and molecules rotate and vibrate, and hence have kinetic energy. Faster their motion—higher the kinetic energy.
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