KS4 / GCSE Physics – Thermal Energy Transfer
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Understanding energy transfer is a vital part of understanding physics. This revision pack focusses on Thermal Energy Transfer, a key part of GCSE physics. This revision pack helps students understand the concepts behind this module in a clear, simple format.
Broken down into bite sized chunks, this Thermal Energy Transfer revision guide will help students understand (and remember!) the key facts about the transfer of thermal energy and how this relates to the real world.
Each numbered section is clearly laid out and illustrated to aid understanding, making it more accessible to all students, irrespective of their reading ability, with beautiful images to highlight each key point.
Written by Stuart Lawes BSc PGCE, former Head of Science and tutor of sciences at CE, GCSE and ‘A’ Level for over 20 years, this revision pack brings GCSE physics revision to life in a visual and highly memorable way.
Topics Covered Include:
- Glossary of keywords
- Types of energy
- How energy moves through solids, liquids and gases
- Why energy moves through solids, liquids and gases in different ways
- Heat transfer from hot to cold
- States of matter
- Convection. conduction and radiation
- How radiators work
- Forces of attraction and breaking bonds
- Particles and vibrations
- Density, mass and volume calculations
- Convection currents
- The EM Spectrum
- The Law of the Conservation of Energy
This is a complicated topic that is made clear and easy to understand in this fully illustrated topic pack.