Describes specific heat and its use in the calculation of heat transfer.
Learn about the relationship between heat energy and temperature, phase changes, and the microscopic physics of heat conduction, in the context of a pot of water coming to a boil on the stove
Learn about the relationship between heat energy and temperature in the context of a hot kitchen oven.
Reviews the definition of specific heat and calculations involving given specific heat values of common substances.
This is an activity for students to complete after reading the Specific Heat Concept
Learn about how the number of calories in the food you eat is determined.
Discover why cities close to land have near constant temperatures throughout the year.