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Measuring the Quantity of Heat - The Physics Classroom

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Simply type in the name of a substance (aluminum, iron, copper, water, methanol, ... It takes more heat to change the temperature of water from 20°C to 100°C (a ...

Specific Heat - HyperPhysics

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The specific heat is the amount of heat per unit mass required to raise the ... The specific heat of water is 1 calorie/gram °C = 4.186 joule/gram °C which is higher ...

Heat transfer

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Dec 6, 1999 ... In fluids, heat is often transferred by convection, in which the motion of .... If you boil water in a pot on the stove, heat is conducted from the hot ...

Specific heat capacity - schoolphysics ::Welcome::

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Water is a very good coolant for use in engines. Saucepans are made of materials with a low mass if possible. It takes a long time to heat up enough water to ...

Burning Desire for Efficiency - UC San Diego - Department of Physics

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May 29, 2012 ... Ever wonder how efficient it is to heat water? Of course you have! Ever measured it? Whoa, mister, now you've gone too far! I recently devised a ...

Heat (Thermal) Energy and Heat Transfer - Pass My Exams: Easy ...

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Comprehensive revision notes for GCSE exams for Physics, Chemistry, Biology. ... Convection is the movement of heat in liquids and gases. ... The water molecules at the bottom of the kettle gain heat energy from the flame and vibrate faster ...

thermodynamics - What makes water boil? - Physics Stack Exchange

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Sep 20, 2012 ... Convection - It's the transfer of heat through water (proper term is fluid) caused by molecular motion. You see, Convection can be brought to ...

Sensible Heat – The Physics Hypertextbook

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1819 Objects have a heat capacity, while materials have a specific heat capacity (often just called ... The specific heat of liquid water varies with temperature.

Heat and Temperature- Concepts - Hands-On-Physics - Concord ...

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Physics Concepts ... Heat and cold are considerations in much of what we do. The air ... For instance, when water is boiling, adding heat does not increase its ...

BBC - GCSE Bitesize: Specific heat capacity

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A secondary school revision resource for AQA GCSE Physics about heating and ... be transferred to raise the temperature of 2 kg of water from 20°C to 30°C?

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Heat Transfer - HyperPhysics

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The transfer of heat is normally from a high temperature object to a lower ... Convection is heat transfer by mass motion of a fluid such as air or water when the ...

Household Energy Use - HyperPhysics

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Hot water heating is also a sizable use of energy, as is the cooking process with surface unit and oven. The use of energy by a refrigerator is significant, and the ...

Q & A: heating water by flow | Department of Physics | University of ...

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Is there a way to heat water by pushing it through a tube which has projections to increase the resistance to flow? If enough resistance tubing is coiled into a tank ...