Results for: Temperature-and-heat

In Science

How is heat and temperature different?

We have all noticed that when you heat something up, its temperature rises. Often we think that heat and temperature are the same thing. However, this is not the case. Heat an (MORE)
In Energy

What is heat and temperature?

Heat is the energy transferred from one body to another as the result of a difference in temperature. Heat flows from a hotter body to a colder body when the two bodies are br (MORE)

Why does the temperature of an object rise when it is heated?

Temperature is the measure of heat in a body, as measured by the motion of its molecules. As you are providing heat energy to the body, the molecules of the body gain kinetic (MORE)
In Science

Why are heat and temperature not always the same?

  Heat is a form of energy, temperature is a point on an arbitary scale. A hot day is not the same temperature as a hot drink and that is not the same temperature as a hot (MORE)
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Heat and temperature are not the same?

Heat and temperature are not the same because heat measures the total energy of all the molecular motion inside that object and temperature refers to a measure of the average (MORE)