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Topic: Temperature Conversion and Specific Heat Converting Temperature Temperature can be converted using 2 different methods: ● Math ● ESRT Math Temperature Conversion To go from F to C ●C= To go from C to F ●F= To go from C to K ●K= K to C ●C= ESRT Temperature Conversion Fill in the chart below using your Page 13 in your Best Friends. Fahrenheit (°F) Celsius (°C) Kelvin (K) 30 30 330 What happens to molecular motion at absolute zero? What temperature is this in all temperature scales? ___ _____ _____ _____ •__ Please go to Page 1 of your Best Friends Why does water heat up and cool down slower than land? ___ If you heated equal masses of basalt and lead, which one would record a faster increase in temperature? Explain how you know. ___ ___ Which Earth material has the greatest specific heat? ___ Heating Curve for Water Heat lost Vaporization (+2260 J) Temperature (oC) gas 100 Melting (+334 J) Condensation (-2260 J) liquid 0 Solidification solid (-334 J) Heat added Check the box which describes whether energy is gained or lost for each process. Process Energy Gained Energy Lost Condensation Evaporation Melting Solidification How many joules are gained or lost by water for each of the following processes? Process Condensation Evaporation Melting Solidification Joules Gained Joules Lost