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gravity
newtons laws
friction
periodic table
engineering
energy transfer
thermal energy
nuclear
hydro power
solar power
radiation
convection
circuit
electron
nucleus
base
acid
tectonic plates
hypothesis
Mattawoman
MrPaine
electricity
current
Atom
Electromagnet

Heat Transfer: Conduction, Convection, and Radiation Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

stored energy potential energy
energy in motion kinetic energy
ability to cause change energy
movement of energy due to differences in temperature thermal energy
transfer of energy when a push or pull makes an object move work
force between two surfaces that resists friction
material that can be burned to produce energy fuel
measure of the kinetic energy in the particles of a material temperature
movement of thermal energy from warmer objects to cooler objects heat
increase in the volume of a substance when the temperature increases thermal expansion
transfer of thermal energy by particle collision in matter conduction
materials which transfer energy easily are called__________________. conductors
transfer of thermal energy by the movement of matter from one place to another convection
transfer of thermal energy by electromagnetic waves radiation
movement of fluid particles due to increased temperature and decreased density convection currents
material made of liquids or gases that can easily change their locations fluid

Energy Vocabulary Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

ability to do work and cause change Energy
stored energy Potential Energy
energy in motion Kinetic Energy
energy that travels as vibrations Sound Energy
energy released when the nucleus of an atom is split or fused Nuclear Energy
energy that is classified as a type of light and heat energy Radiant Energy
current flows in a single path Series Circuits
current that follows more than one path Parallel circuits
exert a force that either attracts or repels Magnet
transfer of heat through the motion and gases Convention
transfer of heat through the collusion of atoms by direct contact Conduction
heat transfer through electromagnetic waves radiation
force that opposes motion and causes unwanted or unusable forms of energy Friction
measure of the number of particles in how fast they are moving, otherwise known as heat Thermal energy
force that is exerted by masses, gravity depends on mass and distance, all objects with mass exert a gravitational force gravity

Conduction, Convection, and Radiation Crossword

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Crossword
Description

It is the transfer of thermal energy by movement of matter from one place to another Convection
It is the transfer of thermal energy by collisions between particles Conduction
It is transferred by conduction, convection, and radiation Thermal energy
It is the transfer of thermal energy by electromagnetic waves. Radiation
It is the amount of matter in a unit of volume Density
Materials in which thermal energy moves quickly Conductors
The circular motion that results in a fluid heated from below Convection current
It is a material made of particles that can easily change their locations Fluid
It is the movement from one place to another Transfer
They are created by the vibration of an electical charge electromagnetic waves

Physical Science Crossword Puzzle Project

Type
Crossword
Description

is an idea or explanation that you then test through study and experimentation. hypothesis
is the variable that is changed or controlled in a scientific experiment. dependent variable
are the variables that the experimenter changes to test their dependent variable. independent variable
is the rate at which an object covers distance. speed
speed and direction of an object. velocity
a unit of mass equal to 1000 grams. kilograms
is the base unit for length or distance. meters
is the metric unit base for temperature. kelvin
something that causes a change in the motion of an object. (an object's mass multiplied by its acceleration) force
is the resistance of any physical object to any change in its state of motion. inertia
the process in which energy is emitted as particles or waves. radiation
the amount of energy exerted when a force of one newton is applied over a displacement of one meter. joule
transfer of energy that occurs when a force makes an object move. work
the amount of work (or energy transfererrd) in a certain amount of time. power
transfer occurs by three mechanisms: conduction, convection, and radiation. heat
a measure of the warmth or coldness of an object or substance with reference to some standard value. temperature
the amount of heat needed to raise the temperature of one gram of a substance by one degree Celsius, or to raise the temperature of one pound of a substance by one degree Fahrenheit. specific heat
energy that is transferred by the movement of electrons or ions. conduction
heat transferred in a gas or liquid by the circulation of currents from one region to another. convection
a material or an object that does not easily allow heat, electricity, light, or sound to pass through it. insulator
can be transferred from one object to another in the form of heat. thermal energy

atoms and molecules Word Search

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Description

oxygen atom
water molecule
sodium chloride
electrical charge
neon
quark
isotope
energy level
matter
chemical bond
ionic bond
covalent bond
nuclear force
electromagnetic force
hydrogen
bohr model
atomic theory
elements
periodic table
carbon
nobel gases
ion
electron cloud
orbitals
atomic mass
subatomic particle
nucleus
neutron
electron
proton

Electricity Word Search

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Word Search
Description

negative
positive
electrical power
Electromagnet
Ohms law
parallel circuit
series circuit
resistance
insulator
circuit
neutrons
Electrons
protons
Electric current
induction
electricity
conductor
friction
Static Electricity

Thermal Energy Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

A measure of hot (or cold) something is; specifically, energy of the particles in an object Temperature
An increase in the size of a substance in response to an increase in the response to an increase in the temperature of the substance Thermal Expansion
The temperature of which molecular molecular enegry is at a minimum, 0K on the Kelvin Scale Absolute Zero
The enegry transferred between objects that are at different temperatures Heat
The kinetic energy of a substance's atoms Thermal Energy
A material through which energy can be transferred as heat Thermal Conductor
A material through which energy can be transffered as heat Thermal Conductor
A material that reduces or prevents the transfer of heat Thermal Insulator
The transfer of energy as heat through a material Thermal Conductor
The transfer of thermal energy by the circulation or movement of a liquid or gas Convection
The transfer of energy as electromagnetic waves Radiation
The quatitiy of heat r in a equired to raise a unit mass of homogeneous material 1K or 1C in a specified way given constant pressure and volume Specifc Heat
A temperature increase in a body of water that is caused by human activity and that has a harmful activity and that has a harmful effect on water quality and on the ability of that body of water to support life Thermal Pollution

Tectonic Plates Crossword

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Crossword
Description

A layer of molten metal that surrounds the inner core. outer core
The name if young German scientist who was curious about the relationship of the continents. Wegener
The name of the single continent that broke apart 200 million years ago. Pangaea
The hypothesis that the continents slowly move across earths surface continental drift
A layer of hot solid material between the crust and the core. Mantle
The layer of rock that forms earth's outer surface. crust
The soft layer of the mantle on which the Lithosphere floats. Athenosphere
The measure of how much mass there is in a volume substance. density
Heat transfer by direct contact of particles of matter. Conduction
The movement of a fluid, caused by differences in temperature, that transfers heat from one part of the fluid to each other. Convection currents
A major belt of volcanoes that rims the Pacific Ocean Ring Of Fire
A plate boundary where two plates move past each other in opposite directions. Transform Boundary
A plate boundary where two plates move away from each other. Divergent Boundary
A plate boundary where two plates move towards each other. Convergent Boundary
The transfer of energy through an empty space. Radiation
The movement of energy from a warmer object to a cooler object. Heat Transfer
A vibration that travels through earth carrying the energy released during an earthquake. Seismic Wave
A dense ball of solid metal. Inner Core
A break in Earth's crust Fault
A deep valley that forms where two plates move apart. Rift valley
The theory that pieces of Earth's lithosphere are constantly in motion, driven by convection currents in the mantle. Tectonic plates

Temperature, Thermal Energy, and Heat Word Scramble

Type
Word Scramble
Description

Temperature
Thermal energy
Heat
Specific heat
Conduction
Convection
Radiation
Thermal insulator
Transfer
Solar collector
Thermodynamics
First law of thermodynamics
Second law of thermodynamics
Heat engine
Internal combustion engine
Passive solar
Active solar
Refrigerator
Air conditioners
Compressor

Energy Crossword Puzzle

Type
Crossword
Description

The ability to do work Energy
the mechanical energy that a body has by virtue of its position; stored energy potential energy
required to bond atoms together chemical energy
the capacity of a physical system to do work mechanical energy
the total of all potential and kinetic energy of all the particles in a substance thermal energy
the nucleus of an atom in the source nuclear enegy
The energy associated with electric feilds electromagnetic
transfer of heat conduction
and transmission of energy through electronmagnetic waves radiation
moment of heat transfered through air or fluid convection
created or destroyed conservation of energy
The energy possessed by a body because of its motion, kinetic energy