Daily Archive: October 26, 2017

Specific heat capacity

When heat is supplied to a material, the particles that make up the material increases the speed of their motion. In a solid, the vibration of the particles becomes faster. In liquid, the particles...

Specific latent heat

Latent heat is the energy involved when matter changes states. There are two types of latent heat: Specific latent heat of fusion This energy is supplied to break the forces between atoms and molecules...

First law of thermodynamics

The first law of thermodynamics can be stated in many different forms. One of the most common form is that energy cannot be created or destroyed, but can change from one form to another....