What type of heat transfer is a campfire?

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asked Dec 23, 2018 in Home Work Help by Pine4apple (240 points)
What type of heat transfer is a campfire?

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answered Dec 23, 2018 by Carter3 (9,910 points)
There are 3 types of heat transfer which are convection, radiation and conduction and since wood that is in a campfire isn't conductive it would mean that the campfire heats the air through radiation.

The campfire radiates heat through the air through energy waves.

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