Yup, that's the way it is with thermodynamics ... Yet, we must forge ahead. The word thermodynamics means "the movement of heat." Our task will be to define what heat is, then describe its transfer from one object to another. Along the way we'll develop the concept of temperature and of some thermodynamic "state functions."

Move through these sections in order to learn about thermodynamics. There is a lot of overlap with the section on water, thus the link here.

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