May 29 , 2014

The Chemistry of Heat and Energy

Energy, heat, and temperature all play an important part in the study of the sciences. Some students may have an idea of what these terms mean, but have a hard time explaining them. In order to fully understand chemistry, physics, and other sciences, a student must learn about the details of each one of these terms. With the help of examples, a student can understand more about the meaning behind each of these terms. The following looks at the definitions of energy, heat, and temperature. Also, there is information about some common units of measurement related to these terms.