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explain 3 ways heat is transferred

Look up the words conduction, convection, radiation.

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    Radiation: radiation is the transfer of energy along electromagnetic waves like light waves and radio waves
    Conduction: conduction is the transfer of heat between objects or substances that are in direct contact with each other
    Convection: convection is the transfer of heat by movement through a medium like air over a liquid. It is the primary method of heat transfer through gases

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