Education Technology

Absorption and Radiation

Published on 03/24/2005

Activity Overview

Different surfaces absorb and radiate radiation at different rates.
In this activity you will analyze the absorption and radiation rates of two surfaces by monitoring the temperature changes of each of them.

During the Activity

Review student results:

  • As a class, discuss questions that appeared to be more challenging
  • Re-teach concepts as necessary
  • After the Activity

    Review student results:

  • As a class, discuss questions that appeared to be more challenging
  • Re-teach concepts as necessary