BrainPOP

Temperature

Is it hot in here? In this BrainPOP movie, Tim and Moby introduce you to the concept of temperature! You’ll learn about molecules and the relationship between molecular movement and heat energy. Find out what causes temperatures to rise, as well as what makes something cold. Discover different scales used to measure temperature, what temperatures are needed to freeze or boil water, plus which scale scientists prefer to use and why. In addition, Tim will discuss what absolute zero is and why you will never actually see it, as well as where wind comes from! Feeling hot yet?

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How do you convert degrees in Fahrenheit to degrees in Celsius and back again? What about Kelvin?

What is absolute zero?

What temperature is freezing?