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Thermal Energy 6th grade science Carol Rollins Cuba Elementary Fall 2002
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Measure of kinetic energy of molecules Thermometer Fahrenheit Celsius Kelvin
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Measurment related to the quantity of molecules.
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Thermal energy always moves from warmer to cooler objects. Heat is the result of molecules vibrating quickly. Heat is moving energy.
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The transfer of heat by direct contact between objects or particles.
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Heat transferred through space. EXAMPLE: The sun’s rays causing a sunburn.
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Heat transferred by the
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Unformatted text preview: movement of molecules within a substance. Movement occurs from warmer areas to cooler areas. The movement of a substance that is caused by differences in temperature and density. EXAMPLES: wind boiling water NATURE WANTS EVERYTHING TO BALANCE ! ! Conductors are materials that transfer heat easily. Examples: metals like copper and gold An insulator is a material that does not transfer heat easily. Examples: liquids and gases A jacket...
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