Reading Questions 10.1††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Name ____________________________________

Temperature pp. 324-330

  1. What decisions does temperature help you make?
  2. What did we learn about particles in chapter 2?
  3. How are temperature and kinetic energy related?
  4. What property do we use to make thermometers?
  5. Why does the liquid inside a thermometer rise?
  6. Why canít we always use a liquid thermometer?
  7. Why does the coil of metal in a thermometer change when it is heated?
  8. At what temperature does water boil and freeze on the Fahrenheit scale?
  9. At what temperature does water boil and freeze on the Celsius scale?
  10. What is the equation for turning Fahrenheit to Celsius?
  11. What is absolute zero?
  12. Why are there no negative numbers on the Kelvin scale?
  13. What is the equation for turning Kelvin to Celsius?
  14. What happens to the molecules in ice when you hold it in your hand?
  15. What happens to the molecules in your hand when you hold a hot water bottle?
  16. What is heat?
  17. Which way is heat transferred?
  18. What determines how much heat will be transferred?