Thermophysics

  • Heat, work, and internal energy
  • laws of thermodynamics
  • Heat and Entropy
  • Efficiency of heat engines


Project ideas
  • Steam power boat
  • Steam power car
  • firewood and which type puts off heat the most
  • pulley and gear system at different temperatures
  • heat transfer between different metals and water.

Materials for the heat transfer experiment
  • copper
  • alunimun
  • iron
  • penny
  • Gold Dollar
  • calorimeter
  • beaker
  • blow torch