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  1. 1. Energy<br />
  2. 2. Thermal Energy<br />Chapter 14<br />
  3. 3. Temperature<br /><ul><li>Measure of the average Kinetic Energy of a particle
  4. 4. Measured with a thermometer
  5. 5. Three Scales: Fahrenheit, Celsius, and Kelvin</li></li></ul><li>Thermal Energy and Heat<br /><ul><li>Thermal energy: The total energy of all particles
  6. 6. Heat: Transferred thermal energy</li></li></ul><li>Specific Heat<br /><ul><li>The energy required to increase a one gram object by one kelvin
  7. 7. If everything had the same specific energy, everything would always be the same temperature</li></li></ul><li>How is Heat Transferred?<br /><ul><li>Conduction: The transference without movement
  8. 8. Convection: The transfer by fluid movement
  9. 9. Radiation: The transfer of energy by waves</li></li></ul><li>Heat Moves one way<br /><ul><li>Heat moves warm to cold</li></li></ul><li>Conductors and Insluators<br /><ul><li>Conductor: a material that conducts heat
  10. 10. Insulator: Material that doesn’t conduct well</li>