Ch 11: Energy Science

About This Chapter

Boost your comprehension of energy science with help from expert instructors, entertaining lessons and short quizzes. This chapter is filled with resources you can use to better understand energy, heat transfer and more.

Energy Science - Chapter Summary

Review the text and video lessons in this chapter to gain greater insight into energy science. Lessons examine a variety of concepts related to energy, its conversion and sources. Once you've explored this chapter, you will have the knowledge to:

  • Define energy, and share its significance in nature
  • Explain how the sun functions as an energy source for winds, currents and the water cycle
  • Discuss conduction, convection and radiation as mechanisms of heat transfer
  • Share ways humans convert sources of energy to useful forms

Before, during or after reviewing the lessons in this chapter, feel free to take short quizzes to assess how much you understand about energy science. If you don't answer all questions on the quizzes correctly, take them as many times as needed until you receive the scores you desire. A chapter exam is also available to test your knowledge of lesson concepts. If you need additional details about any chapter topic, don't hesitate to submit your questions to our experts.

Chapter Practice Exam
Test your knowledge of this chapter with a 30 question practice chapter exam.
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Practice Final Exam
Test your knowledge of the entire course with a 50 question practice final exam.
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