Conduction

This lesson explains the process of conduction and consolidates key ideas of methods and variables by investigating the speed at which different materials conduct energy.

Quiz:

Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

Before we start this lesson, letâ€™s see what you can remember from this topic. Hereâ€™s a quick quiz!

Q1.If the total supplied energy to the fan is 250 J and 200 J is usefully transferred to the kinetic store, how much is wasted by heating?

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Q2.If the total supplied energy to the fan is 250 J and 200 J is usefully transferred to the kinetic store, how efficient is the fan?

2/10

Q3.Which energy pathway is used to transfer energy from a battery to the motor in the fan (which makes the blades spin round)?

3/10

Q4.Which is the main useful energy store that fills, when an oven is turned on?

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Q5.This Sankey diagram is for an oven. Assuming each little box is 1 J, how much energy is transferred usefully?

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Q6.This Sankey diagram is for an oven. Assuming each little box is 1 J, what is the efficiency of the microwave?

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Q7.When an oven is turned on, most of the total energy supplied is usefully transferred to the food to cook it, but where does the wasted energy go?

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Q8.Which of these is the name we give to the cooler flame on a Bunsen burner?

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Q9.What is 20 kJ in J?

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Q10.Calculate the average (mean) of these numbers: 12, 15, 9, 21, 18

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Quiz:

Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

Before we start this lesson, letâ€™s see what you can remember from this topic. Hereâ€™s a quick quiz!

Q1.If the total supplied energy to the fan is 250 J and 200 J is usefully transferred to the kinetic store, how much is wasted by heating?

1/10

Q2.If the total supplied energy to the fan is 250 J and 200 J is usefully transferred to the kinetic store, how efficient is the fan?

2/10

Q3.Which energy pathway is used to transfer energy from a battery to the motor in the fan (which makes the blades spin round)?

3/10

Q4.Which is the main useful energy store that fills, when an oven is turned on?

4/10

Q5.This Sankey diagram is for an oven. Assuming each little box is 1 J, how much energy is transferred usefully?

5/10

Q6.This Sankey diagram is for an oven. Assuming each little box is 1 J, what is the efficiency of the microwave?

6/10

Q7.When an oven is turned on, most of the total energy supplied is usefully transferred to the food to cook it, but where does the wasted energy go?

7/10

Q8.Which of these is the name we give to the cooler flame on a Bunsen burner?

8/10

Q9.What is 20 kJ in J?

9/10

Q10.Calculate the average (mean) of these numbers: 12, 15, 9, 21, 18

10/10

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Quiz:

Conduction

This quiz will have questions from the lesson called 'Conduction' and previous lessons in the Energy topic. Please complete this quiz to consolidate your learning.

Q1.In which state of matter does conduction mainly occur?

1/10

Q2.When planning an investigation, which of these is NOT a variable?

2/10

Q3.In the conduction investigation, what is the independent variable?

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Q4.If particles vibrate faster, they have more energy in which store?

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Q5.This Sankey diagram represents the energy transfer in the conduction investigation. 100 J is supplied by the Bunsen burner. How much energy is transferred usefully to the rod?

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Q6.This Sankey diagram represents the energy transfer in the conduction investigation. 100 J is supplied by the Bunsen burner. How much of the energy supplied is transferred into wasted stores?

6/10

Q7.This Sankey diagram represents the energy transfer in the conduction investigation. 100 J is supplied by the Bunsen burner. How efficient is the transfer?

7/10

Q8.In the conduction investigation, what happens to the wasted energy?

8/10

Q9.When a pendulum is swinging, and it is at its highest point, which energy store has filled?

9/10

Q10.What is put under a Bunsen burner to protect the table?

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Quiz:

Conduction

This quiz will have questions from the lesson called 'Conduction' and previous lessons in the Energy topic. Please complete this quiz to consolidate your learning.

Q1.In which state of matter does conduction mainly occur?

1/10

Q2.When planning an investigation, which of these is NOT a variable?

2/10

Q3.In the conduction investigation, what is the independent variable?

3/10

Q4.If particles vibrate faster, they have more energy in which store?

4/10

Q5.This Sankey diagram represents the energy transfer in the conduction investigation. 100 J is supplied by the Bunsen burner. How much energy is transferred usefully to the rod?

5/10

Q6.This Sankey diagram represents the energy transfer in the conduction investigation. 100 J is supplied by the Bunsen burner. How much of the energy supplied is transferred into wasted stores?

6/10

Q7.This Sankey diagram represents the energy transfer in the conduction investigation. 100 J is supplied by the Bunsen burner. How efficient is the transfer?

7/10

Q8.In the conduction investigation, what happens to the wasted energy?

8/10

Q9.When a pendulum is swinging, and it is at its highest point, which energy store has filled?

9/10

Q10.What is put under a Bunsen burner to protect the table?

10/10

Lesson summary: Conduction

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