P2C GLOSSARY

ALL THE WORDS YOU NEED TO KNOW FOR P2C SINGLE SCIENCE, OCR BOARD - HIGHER TIER, PHYSICS

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Biomass ­ plant material which can be burnt or fermented.
Kilowatt ­ one thousand watts.
Kilowatt-hour ­ the energy transferred by an electrical device
with a power of one kilowatt over an hour.
Nuclear power ­ energy source which uses radioactive fuel.
Plutonium ­ waste product of nuclear power, which can be used to
make atomic bombs.
Power ­ the energy transferred by a device in one second.
Uranium ­ can be used to transfer nuclear energy into heat
energy.
Watt ­ unit of power.

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