Convection: Transfer of Heat From Earth’s Interior

by: Paul D. Fullagar and Nancy W. West

In this activity, students conduct experimental trials involving a drop of food coloring moved by convection in a pan of water to observe convection cells. Students record their observations on this model and relate what is observed in the pan to what might be happening in Earth’s asthenosphere.


Type Book ChapterPub Date 3/15/2011Stock # PB298X1_11a

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