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What do you know about geothermal energy? Geothermal energy produces one-sixth of the carbon dioxide produced by a natural gas plant and is not an intermittent source of energy like wind or solar. Do you think this type of...
Questions: 8 | Attempts: 1624 | Last updated: Sep 2, 2020
Sample QuestionThe thermal energy that flows from something at a higher temperature to something at a lower temperature. Name which definition this is matches to.
What do you understand about energy transfer, and will you try the quiz to discover what you know? There are three ways of energy transfer. Do you know what these are? It could be simple, like throwing a ball, or intricate like...
Questions: 16 | Attempts: 1280 | Last updated: Sep 23, 2020
Sample QuestionDensity changes are responsible for which method of thermal energy transfer?
Online Quiz - Convection
Questions: 10 | Attempts: 1292 | Last updated: Jan 2, 2013
Sample QuestionAn electrical heater is immersed in water. What is the main means in which heat is transferred from the heater to the water?
Online Quiz - Transfer of Thermal Energy & Conduction
Questions: 10 | Attempts: 1598 | Last updated: Jan 2, 2013
Sample QuestionWhen you put your hand in a cup of ice water, your hand feels cold. This is because ___________.
Thermal energy is simply defined as the energy that comes from heat. In this quiz, we’ll be looking at conduction, convection and radiation – the different means of transferring heat. Think you’re hot stuff?...
Questions: 8 | Attempts: 248 | Last updated: Sep 26, 2017
Sample QuestionA thermos flask consists of a double‑walled glass container with a vacuum between the walls. The vacuum prevents heat energy from being transferred by
Online Quiz - Radiation
Questions: 10 | Attempts: 152 | Last updated: Jan 2, 2013
Sample QuestionWhich types of surface are the best absorbers and the best emitters of infra‑red radiation?