The story in this chapter tries to set the stage for discussions and inquiry into the nature of temperature and heat and to the fact that heat exchange is the cause of what scientists call a phase change—when something goes from liquid to solid or vice versa. In essence this may be the students’ first encounter with the laws of thermodynamics. The sample chapter also includes the Table of Contents, Preface, Introduction, and Index.

Grade Levels

High School Middle School


Inquiry Instructional Materials Physical Science


Type Book ChapterPub Date 2/20/2013Stock # PB333X1_12

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