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Thermal Energy Review Chapter 9 And 10.[print questions]

The kinetic energy of an object increases as its __________ increases.
a) Potential energy
b) Temperature
c) Pressure
d) Density

The amount of energy it takes to raise the temperature of 1g of a material 1 Celsius degree is…
a) Heat energy
b) Mechanical energy
c) Specific heat capacity
d) Temperature

Thermal Energy is measured in…
a) Calorie
b) Celsius
c) Kelvin
d) Kilogram

As the temperature of a material decreases, the average _____________ of its particles also decreases
a) Heat capacity
b) Kineticl energy
c) Mass
d) Potential energy

A material that reduces the flow of heat by conduction, convection, and radiation is
a) Conductor
b) Condensation
c) Insulator
d) Radiator

All of the following are good conductors of heat except…
a) Air
b) Aluminum
c) Copper
d) Silver

The transfer of energy that does NOT require matter is…
a) Combustion
b) Condensation
c) Conduction
d) radiation

Energy from the sun travels to Earth as…
a) Chemical energy
b) Combustion
c) Radiant energy
d) Condensation

Which of the following would be the best insulator?
a) Air
b) Aluminum
c) Copper
d) Silver

When you touch a cold piece of ice with your finger, energy flows
a) From your finger to the ice
b) From the ice to your finger
c) Both ways

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