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Home Physics : How Do Air Conditioners Work ? (Heat Pumps)
Learn how a heat pump moves heat to make cold in an air conditioner, refrigerator, freezer, automobile, etc.
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In this class we explore all the working parts of a heat pump, what they do, how they work, and what principles are at play. The very nature of "heat" is explored to explain the operation of a "heat pump". Concepts explored include: Parts of a heat pump What is heat Absorbing heat Moving heat to a new location Temperatures and pressures around the system Where heat pumps are used Maintenance Simple diagnosis All of this is presented in an age appropriate manner so the younger students can...
50 minutes per week in class, and maybe some time outside of class.
Build the foundation - understanding the practical side of life
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3167 total reviews
2131 completed classes
Learning facts and skills is definitely important, but an often missed but critical piece of education is understanding the foundation. Without a proper understanding of the underlying principles of "how something works," the collection of facts...