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When Things Start Heating Up

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Introduction

Have you every wondered why some things, like light bulbs and machines, give off heat when they are on? The activities on this sheet will help you understand why this happens.


Directions: Fill in the chart with the best answer or observation based on the activity or situation. 

Activity/Situation

Where was the heat produced?

Circle the level of heat produced

Which heat category?

 

 

 

1   2   3   4   5   6

cold                   hot

 

 

 

 1   2   3   4   5   6

cold                   hot

 

 

 

 

1   2   3   4   5   6

cold                  hot

 

 

 

 

1   2   3   4   5   6

cold                   hot

 

 

 

 

1   2   3   4   5   6

cold                   hot

 

 

 

 

1   2   3   4   5   6

cold                   hot

 

 

 

 

1   2   3   4   5   6

cold                   hot

 

 

 

 

1   2   3   4   5   6

cold                  hot

 

 

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