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The correct answer is C. The ability of an object to absorb heat is conductivity. When an object can retain high temperatures in a specific time it indicates that it is a good conductor. And while an object has low or does not have an ability to absorb heat, it is called an insulator. Air is a...Read More

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Air is a bad conductor of thermal energy

Thermal energy cannot be conducted easily to the unlit match to light it up.

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Water is a poor conductor of thermal energy.

Thermal energy is difficult to be conducted to the ice to melt it since water is a bad conductor of thermal energy.

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The metal ruler conducts thermal energy away from your hand faster

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Energy flows from the object with the highest temperature to the object with the lowest temperature.

Only energy can be transferred from one body to another. The amount of the thermal energy depends on the mass of the object too.

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