Misconception CLM031:

Only very warm air carries thermal energy (AAAS Project 2061, n.d.).

Items that test for misconception CLM031 in this project () and key idea ()
Item ID
Number

Item Description

How Often the Misconception was Chosen

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RG019004

The air at the other end of a room gets warmer when a fan blows warmer air across a room.

45%

CL015002

Warm air that is blown across a cool room causes the thermal energy on the other side of the room to increase.

17%