Exploring Creation with Chemistry & Physics Lesson 11 Vocab

Term Definition
entropy A measure of disorder
Celsius The most common scale used outside the U.S. to measure temperature
Kelvin A scale used to measure the hottest and coldest temperature an object can reach.
heat sink The item receiving the heat in a heat transfer.
conduction Warming that ocurs when the heat source and the heat sink are connected through matter.
fire triangle The three wings needed for a fire: heat, fuel, and oxygen
convection Heat that transfers in liquids and gases.
Farenheit The most common scale used in the U.S. to measure temperature.
radiant heat Heat travels through empty space.
thermodynamics The study of thermal energy.
thermal energy Heat energy we receive from the sun.
thermal expansion When things heat up and begin to expand.

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