A 4-page worksheet
that covers the nature of temperature
as well as the 3 main temperature scales
through a 2-page reading and 7 review questions
features a reading exercise on temperature, heat, and temperature scales, including the following topics
- What is temperature?
- Kinetic theory of matter
- Temperature vs. heat
- The 5 types of thermometers (Galileo, bulb, bimetallic strip, infrared, and pyrometer)
- The 3 temperature scales (Fahrenheit, Celsius, Kelvin)
- Absolute zero
- Comparing the 3 temperature scales (absolute zero, freezing pt. of water, boiling pt. of water)
- Converting between the 3 temperature scales
contains 7 review questions
that test student understanding in the form of fill-in-the-blanks, tables, and short answer that cover all concepts found in the reading.
is a full answer key
for the review questions.
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- This worksheet comes in 2 formats: a static PDF document
and fully-editable WORD document
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Relevant CC Standard(s) and/or NGSS Core Idea(s) Addressed by This Product:
NGSS - MS-PS3.A
Physical Science – Energy – Definitions of Energy
NGSS - MS-PS3.B
Physical Science – Energy – Conservation of Energy and Energy Transfer
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