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Lesson Plans
Infrared-Hot
Student Organizer for Seeing Our World in a Different Light

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Student Name: _________________________________

Directions: As you complete the lesson, write responses to the following questions:

1) In an infrared picture, how are differences in temperature shown?

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2) In the picture of the man holding the lit match, what colors are used to show the coolest and hottest temperatures?

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3) List the two other pictures and describe the coolest and hottest features shown.

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4) Answer a and b:

    a) Ice cubes give off infrared energy. (True or False)

    b) Under what condition would an object give off no infrared energy?

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5) There are creatures that can see in infrared light. Think of a creature that would benefit from infrared vision: _______________________________