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# Third Grade (Grade 3) Heat Transfer Questions

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Grade 3 Heat Transfer
Heating is when
1. a temperature measures how hot something is
2. a temperature changes
3. energy changes the temperature of something
Grade 3 Heat Transfer
In degrees Fahrenheit, at what temperature does water boil?
1. 112
2. 121
3. 212
4. 100
Grade 3 Heat Transfer
The energy from the sun is taken in by the body and changed to                 energy.
1. heat
2. light
3. sound
4. internal
Grade 3 Heat Transfer
Any material that does not allow heat to pass through it easily.
1. conductor
2. expand
3. contract
4. insulator
Grade 3 Heat Transfer
The movement of heat within a solid or from another solid.
1. convection
2. conduction
3. radiation
Grade 3 Heat Transfer
Scientists usually use the metric temperature scale that is called what?
1. Fahrenheit scale
2. Music scale
3. Weight scale
4. Celsius scale
Grade 3 Heat Transfer
The way heat moves through liquids and gases.
1. thermal energy
2. heat
3. convection
4. conduction
Grade 3 Heat Transfer
The movement of energy by waves
1. convection
2. conduction
3. radiation
4. thermal energy
Grade 3 Heat Transfer
Andy is cooking a piece of ham in a pan.
What is this an example of?
1. friction
2. conduction
3. insulation
4. temperature
Grade 3 Heat Transfer
Scientists use this unit to measure temperature:
1. Fahrenheit
2. Celsius
3. Thermometer
Grade 3 Heat Transfer
In which direction is heat transferred?
1. cold to hot
2. hot to cold
3. both directions
4. it never changes
Grade 3 Heat Transfer
What temperature is shown on the thermometer?
Grade 3 Heat Transfer
A material that slows the transfer of heat is called an insulator.
1. True
2. False
Grade 3 Heat Transfer
Thermal energy makes things colder.
1. True
2. False
Grade 3 Heat Transfer
When you rub your hands together very quickly, it produces heat and is called
1. force
2. temperature
3. friction
4. gravity
Grade 3 Heat Transfer
What happens to the particles in a solid when you heat the solid?
1. They melt.
2. They speed up.
3. They slow down.
4. They no longer exist.
Grade 3 Heat Transfer
Fahrenheit.......... a. the form of energy that moves particles of matter

heat................ b. temperature scale where water boils at 212 & freezes at 32

Celsius............. c. the measure of how hot or cold something is

thermal energy...... d. temperature scale where water boils at 100 & freezes at 0

temperature......... e. the movement of thermal energy from hotter to cooler objects
Grade 3 Heat Transfer
Which of the following is a source of thermal energy?
1. a thermostat
2. the sun
3. a thermometer
4. a cooler
Grade 3 Heat Transfer
When particles of heat move faster, what happens to the temperature?
1. The temperature goes up
2. The temperature goes down
3. The temperature stays the same
4. The temperature can't be taken
Grade 3 Heat Transfer
Which of the following is true about thermal energy?
1. The particles of matter do not move
2. It flows from cooler objects to hotter objects
3. The movement of thermal energy is called air
4. It flows from hotter objects to cooler objects
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