Energy Transfer and Heating

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Conduction
Caused by the transferral of heat energy through the collisions of atoms.
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The Doppler Effect
The observed change in the frequency of a wave relative to the position of a stationary observer.
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Infrared Radiation
A form of electromagnetic wave (therefore can pass through a vacuum!).
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Convection
Occurs in fluids (liquids and gases)
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U-value
How good an insulator a material is.
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The observed change in the frequency of a wave relative to the position of a stationary observer.

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The Doppler Effect

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A form of electromagnetic wave (therefore can pass through a vacuum!).

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Card 4

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Occurs in fluids (liquids and gases)

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Card 5

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How good an insulator a material is.

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