Conceptual Physics (12th Edition)

Published by Addison-Wesley
ISBN 10: 0321909100
ISBN 13: 978-0-32190-910-7

Chapter 16 - Reading Check Questions (Comprehension) - Page 316: 23


The object's poor conductivity means that not much heat is conducted from the warm ground. The object is a net emitter, and can become even colder than the surrounding air.

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