The Energy Transfer Section Of Unit 1

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The Energy Transfer Section Of Unit 1 - Quiz

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  • 1. 
    Thermal energy that is transferred from matter at a higher temperature to matter at a lower temperature is called
    • A. 

      Kinetic energy

    • B. 

      Heat

    • C. 

      Temperature

  • 2. 
    Heat that is transerred from one particle of matter to another without the movement of matter is
    • A. 

      Conduction

    • B. 

      Convection

    • C. 

      Radiation

  • 3. 
    Heat that is trasnferred by the movement of currents within a fluid is
    • A. 

      Conduction

    • B. 

      Convection

    • C. 

      Radiation

  • 4. 
    Heat that is transferred by electromagnetic radiation is called
    • A. 

      Conduction

    • B. 

      Convection

    • C. 

      Radiation

  • 5. 
    A turtle basking in the sun is an example of
    • A. 

      Conduction

    • B. 

      Convection

    • C. 

      Radiation

  • 6. 
    Opening the windows in a hot room is an example of
    • A. 

      Conduction

    • B. 

      Convection

    • C. 

      Radiation

  • 7. 
    Putting a ice on a sprained ankle is an example of
    • A. 

      Conduction

    • B. 

      Convection

    • C. 

      Radiation

  • 8. 
    A lava lamp does an excellent job demonstrating convection currents.  What happens to the lava when it heats up?
    • A. 

      Lava becomes less dense and rises

    • B. 

      Lava becomes more dense and rises

    • C. 

      Lava becomes less dense and sinks

    • D. 

      Lava become more dense and sinks.

  • 9. 
    How is heat transferred?
    • A. 

      Heat is transferred from a warmer object to a cooler object.

    • B. 

      Heat is transfferred from a cooler object to a warmer object.

    • C. 

      Heat moves simultaneously through both objects.

  • 10. 
    How does a glass of lemonade become cold when you put ice in it?
    • A. 

      Heat energy from the lemonade is transferred to the ice cube.

    • B. 

      Heat energy from the ice cube is transferred to the lemonade.

    • C. 

      Heat energy from the ice cube makes the lemonade cold.

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