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Choose the BEST answer to the following:

Thermal conduction mainly involves

(a) electrons.

(b) protons.

(c) neutrons.

(d) ions.

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Metals such as steel, copper and aluminum are excellent thermal conductors.

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Thermal conduction is the transfer of heat in internal energy by microsco...

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