When you heat water in a pan on the stove, the water at the bottom of the pan heats up first. How does the water at the top get hot? Convection Conduction Radiation Evaporation

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Convection. This is the the movement caused within a fluid by the tendency of hotter and therefore less dense material to rise, and colder, denser material to sink under the influence of gravity, which consequently results in transfer of heat.

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