# Making Candy: Energy Transfer

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### General Information

Subject(s): Science
Intended Audience: Educators , Students , Parents
Keywords: energy, candy, sugar, heat, melt, hardness, hard crack, magnetic induction, induction, convection, equilibrium, conduction, radiation, heat capacity
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