# 24.1: Materials


Wire & Flame

• 4-inch Length of Steel Wire
• 4-inch Length of Copper Wire
• Stop Watch
• Matches
• Candle
• Aluminum Foil

Conduction & Containers

• Heat Source
• Large (400-500 mL) Beaker
• 250 mL Beaker
• Empty Metal Can
• Styrofoam Cup
• 3 Thermometers
• Heat gloves
• Beaker Tongs
• Aluminum Foil (for candle stand and lids)

*Both wires should be the same gauge

*The Glass Beaker, Metal Can, and Styrofoam Cup should be about the same diameter

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