# Thermal Energy Trivia: Ultimate Knowledge! Quiz

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• 1.
The thermal energy that flows from something at a higher temperature to something at a lower temperature. Name which definition this is matches to.
• A.

Conduction

• B.

• C.

Heat

• D.

Specific heat

• E.

None of the above

• 2.
The sum of kinetic and potential energy of all the particles in an object. Name which definition this matches to.
• A.

Temperature

• B.

Heat

• C.

Conduction

• D.

Insulator

• E.

None of the above

• 3.
What is the Equation for Thermal Energy ( also known as the Thermal Energy equation)?
• A.

There is no equation.

• B.

Volume+mass x length

• C.

Mass x change in temperature x specific heat

• D.

Length x width x height

• E.

3.14 x 2r

• 4.
____________ is the measure f the average kinetic energy of the particles in the object.
• 5.
____________ is the transfer of thermal energy by collisions between particles in the matter ( this occurs because particles in the matter are constantly moving).
• 6.
The amount of heat that is needed to raise the temperature of 1kg of some material by 1 degree Celsius. Match this definition with its word.
• A.

Specific heat

• B.

I don't know

• C.

Convection

• D.

Thermodynamics

• E.

Solar Collectors

• 7.
An active solar heating system that absorbs radiant energy from the sun. Which word does this definition belong to?
• A.

Thermodynamics

• B.

Solar collectors

• C.

Specific Heat

• D.