Comparing Heat & Temperature


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The average kinetic energy of the molecules in a substance is called what?

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1. Moving molecules in a substance have what type of energy?

2. Which of the following is an accurate comparison between a small glass of water and a large one, both poured from the same pitcher?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

Using these assessments, you can quickly review what heat and temperature are, as well as the tools used to calculate them. Terms you will need to know for the quiz are kinetic energy and heat transfer.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

Use this quiz and worksheet to review:

  • Types of energy transfers
  • Comparisons of a large pitcher of water and a small glass of water
  • Average kinetic energy
  • Moving molecules

Skills Practiced

  • Distinguishing differences - compare and contrast main topics, such as temperature and heat
  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge to answer questions about average kinetic energy
  • Information recall - access the knowledge you have gained regarding moving molecules

Additional Learning

If you want to learn more about temperature and heat, review the lesson called Comparing Heat & Temperature. This lesson will help you:

  • Define heat
  • Compare and contrast temperature and heat
  • Review the types of heat transfer