Convection, Conduction, Radiation
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  • Question 1
    30 seconds
    Q. Which is an example of conduction?
    answer choices
    Steam is rising from a cup of hot coffee.
    A hot biscuit is warming the plate it is on.
    The sun is shining through a window and warming a table.
    Grilling a hot dog over a campfire.
  • Question 2
    30 seconds
    Q. You are stirring your hot chocolate with a metal spoon, and notices that the spoon is getting hot. This is most likely caused by which type of heat?
    answer choices
    conduction
    convection
    radiation
    insulation
  • Question 3
    30 seconds
    Q. Which is the best choice for the handle of a frying pan?
    answer choices
    Metal, because it conducts heat.
    Wood, because it conducts heat.
    Metal, because it does not conduct heat.
    Wood, because it does not conduct heat.
  • Question 4
    30 seconds
    Q. Which is an example of radiation?
    answer choices
    boiling a pot of noodles for dinner
    getting hot from lying in the sun
    feeling warm while taking a hot shower
    burning yourself after touching a hot plate
  • Question 5
    30 seconds
    Q. Which substance will conduct the least amount of heat?
    answer choices
    glass
    plastic
    aluminum
    copper
  • Question 6
    30 seconds
    Q. Which best describes heat transfer by radiation?
    answer choices
    a slice of bacon frying in a pan
    a pot on a stove boiling water
    a camp fire warming hands
    a hot air balloon
  • Question 7
    30 seconds
    Q. Why does an ice cube melt when dropped into hot liquid?
    answer choices
    The liquid absorbs heat from the ice.
    Heat from the liquid transfers to the ice.
    Heat from the ice transfers to the liquid.
    Cold from the ice transfers into the liquid.
  • Question 8
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    Q. You put a heat pack on your cold feet. What will most likely be the result?
    answer choices
    The cold from your feet will be radiated into the heat pack.
    The warmth of the heat pack will be radiated onto your feet.
    The cold from your feet will be conducted into the heat pack.
    The warmth of the heat pack will be conducted onto your feet.
  • Question 9
    30 seconds
    Q. You are wearing gloves while you get a hot pan out of the oven. Which best explains why you need to wear gloves while carrying the hot pan?
    answer choices
    The gloves protect your hands from convection heat in the hot pan.
    The gloves protect your hands from heat that is radiated through the hot pan.
    The gloves protect your hands from heat that is conducted through the hot pan.
    The gloves protect your hands from heat that enters the pan from the surrounding air.
  • Question 10
    30 seconds
    Q. Which is an example of convection?
    answer choices
    the heat coming from a campfire
    a spoon in a bowl of soup becoming warmer
    warmer water at the surface of a swimming pool
    a hamburger being warmed by a campfire
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