Class practical: Measuring the specific thermal capacity (also called the specific heat capacity ) of aluminium, including the...
Class practical: Using an aluminium block and immersion heater to estimate the specific thermal capacity (also called the...
These questions can be used to explore students' ideas about energy at age 16 and address the new criteria for GCSEs in...
When teaching this topic, it is important to avoid your students conflating the energy analysis with an explanation of what’s...
It seems intuitive that, when energy is added to a system, its temperature will rise. Hence, the notion of negative heat...
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