Thermal Expansion and Contraction
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  • Question 1
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    Q. 3. If the atoms of an object are moving or vibrating fast, the temperature would be...
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    Hot
    Cold
    Unknown
  • Question 2
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    Q. 4. If the atoms of an object are moving or vibrating slow, the object would feel...
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    Cold
    Hot
    Unknown
  • Question 3
    20 seconds
    Q. What is Thermal Contraction 
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    A Potato
    A decrease in a materials  volume when its temperature decreases 
    The movement of fluids in a cycle because of convection 
    A material through which  thermal energy does not flow easily.
  • Question 4
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    Q. What is Thermal expansion?
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    The transfer of thermal energy between materials by the collisions of particles 
    Is a decrease in a materials volume when temperature decreases 
    An increase in a materials volume when temperature increases
    Chicken fried rice
  • Question 5
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    Q. Many objects, such as train tracks and road joints, are specifically designed to allow extra space for ...
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    thermal energy
    specific heat
    thermal expansion
    conductors
  • Question 6
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    Q. A bimetallic strip is made up of _____________________ welded together.
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    two metals of the same kind 
    two different metals that expand and contract unequally
    two different metals that expand and contract equally
  • Question 7
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    Q. The picture shows a bimetallic strip in a fire alarm. When there is a fire outbreak, the bimetallic strip will get hot, ....
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    bend downwards, complete the circuit and the alarm rings.
    bend upwards, open the circuit and the alarm will not ring.
    becomes longer, open the circuit and the alarm will not ring.
  • Question 8
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    Q. Objects gain heat and _________. 
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    expand
    contract
  • Question 9
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    Q. The liquid in the thermometer rises when it is placed in the hot water because ___________. 
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    it gains heat from the hot water and expands.
    loses heat from the hot water and contracts. 
    the surrounding air is too warm. 
    the liquid is boiling. 
  • Question 10
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    Q. When objects contract upon cooling...
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    volume increases and density increases.
    volume increases and density decreases.
    volume decreases and density decreases.
    volume decreases and density increases.
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