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Two metal blocks that have slightly different temperatures are placed next to one another. After five minutes, they both have lower but equal temperatures. According to the law of conservation of energy, what most likely happened?

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  1. skullpatrol
    • one year ago
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    Any ideas?

  2. jjwalton04
    • one year ago
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    Even though this isnt math... Theres another post of this question http://openstudy.com/study#/updates/53514d97e4b0285dde953d9d

  3. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    ik its science but i didnt notice till i posted oopsie

  4. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    its one of these Energy was created inside the blocks. Energy was destroyed inside the blocks. Energy was absorbed into the blocks from outside the system. Energy was transferred from the warmer block to the cooler block

  5. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    thx both of you

  6. skullpatrol
    • one year ago
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    what's your answer?

  7. jjwalton04
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    No problem

  8. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    its d?

  9. anonymous
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    i hope

  10. skullpatrol
    • one year ago
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    they BOTH have lower but equal temperatures

  11. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    its not a or b bc energey cant be created or destroyed

  12. anonymous
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    so i think its d

  13. jjwalton04
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    Wasn't a or b,(like you said) and energy can be transferred so i think your right

  14. jjwalton04
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    Newtons law: Energy cannot be created or destroyed

  15. skullpatrol
    • one year ago
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    How can they BOTH have lower but equal temperatures?

  16. jjwalton04
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    Well, the temp lowered but there now the same temp

  17. skullpatrol
    • one year ago
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    the cooler block has to warm UP

  18. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    so is it c bc if it is i just failed tht questions

  19. skullpatrol
    • one year ago
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    absorbing would raise both temperatures

  20. jjwalton04
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    Yep because heat is absorbed

  21. skullpatrol
    • one year ago
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    the question says "they both have lower but equal temperatures"

  22. anonymous
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    DANGET ..... so it IS c?

  23. jjwalton04
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    yeah that is strange, because warmth trys to overcome the cold,

  24. jjwalton04
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    not the opposite way around...

  25. skullpatrol
    • one year ago
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    just go with d

  26. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    ok

  27. skullpatrol
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    something is wrong with the question :-\

  28. jjwalton04
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    ikr

  29. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    i copey and pasted so nope

  30. skullpatrol
    • one year ago
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    whoever wrote it made a mistake

  31. jjwalton04
    • one year ago
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    lol not with u, with whoever wrote it

  32. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    ohhh welll then lol :) haha i guess thy want me to fail bc its on the online schooling

  33. jjwalton04
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    lol

  34. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    i gtg i am in school see ya !!! <3 :)

  35. skullpatrol
    • one year ago
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    later

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