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  • Chemical Changes - Unit E Ch. 2 Lesson 2 (7 words)
    Example: A sign that will let you know if a chemical change has occurred.: [m] color, The ability to burn is called...: [m] combustibility, List 3 objects that are high combustible.: [m] wood, charcoal and paper, Chemical changes in burning produces....: [m] energy
    Created 2020-01-29
  • Science Electromagnetic Spectrum (7 words)
    Example: Which of theses is NOT on the Electromagnetic Spectrum: [m] Sound Waves, What is the highest and lowest frequency of light that we can see?: 750 trillion hertz and 430 trillion hertz, How do microwaves heat food?: The waves penetrate the food and make the water molecules vibrate which makes them heat up. The faster they vibrate the hotter it gets., Apart from damaging your eyes, what is the other main danger of Infrared Radiation?: Skin burns
    Created 2019-10-21
  • Science Electromagnetic Spectrum (7 words)
    Example: Which of theses is NOT on the Electromagnetic Spectrum: [m] Sound Waves, What is the highest and lowest frequency of light that we can see?: 750 trillion hertz and 430 trillion hertz, How do microwaves heat food?: The waves penetrate the food and make the water molecules vibrate which makes them heat up. The faster they vibrate the hotter it gets., Apart from damaging your eyes, what is the other main danger of Infrared Radiation?: Skin burns
    Created 2019-10-21
  • electricity and magnetism (7 words)
    Example: The rate at which electric charges pass a given point.: Electric current, Property of matter, that leads to the electromagnetic interactions.: Electric charge, The space around a charged object.: Electric field, The force of attraction or repulsion on a charged particle.: Electric force
    Created 2018-02-03
  • Thermodynamics Terms (7 words)
    Example: Which one of the laws of thermodynamics is this?: The entropy of a system at absolute zero is a constant. : [m] 3rd, A system with no heat transfer into or out of the system.: [m] Adiabatic Process, What is the definition of a Calorie?: The amount of energy required to raise the temperature of one gram of water by 1 degree Celsius., What are the different types of heat transfer?: Conduction, Convection, and Radiation
    Created 2018-01-18
  • Test 1 - 6th Grade (4 words)
    Example: what is science: it is, what is empiricicl evidence: no it, qyerst: si, sfs: no
    Created 2016-09-15
  • Tsunamis (7 words)
    Example: What are Seismic Waves ?: the waves of energy caused by the sudden breaking of the earth or an explosion, What kind of waves are Seismic Waves ?: Mechanical, The three types of seismic waves are ...: Surface waves , P waves , S waves, What are tsunamis ?: are a series of waves, made in a body of water by an earthquake, landslide, volcanic eruption, or meteorite impact
    Created 2016-05-02
  • Energy transfer (11 words)
    Example: Insulating , Temperature , Transfer, Conduction
    Created 2013-01-31

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