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temperature
measure of how hot or cold something is.
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heat
form of energy, or a flow of energy from hotter objects to colder ones.
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thermogram
image taken by an infrared camera that shows how much infrared radiation is being emitted by a body.
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specific heat capacity
amouont of energy needed to increase the temperature of 1kg of a material by 1 degrees celcius.
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change of state
changing from one physical state to another; e.g. from a solid to a liquid or a liquid to a gas.
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specific latent heat
amount of energy needed to change the state of 1kg of a substance.
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form of energy, or a flow of energy from hotter objects to colder ones.

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heat

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image taken by an infrared camera that shows how much infrared radiation is being emitted by a body.

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Card 4

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amouont of energy needed to increase the temperature of 1kg of a material by 1 degrees celcius.

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changing from one physical state to another; e.g. from a solid to a liquid or a liquid to a gas.

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