Problem: Most cells cannot harness heat to perform work becausea. heat does not involve a transfer of energy b. cells do not have much thermal energy; they are relatively coolc. temperature is usually uniform throughout a cell.d. heat can never be used to do work 

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Heat: form of energy as a result of temperature difference

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Most cells cannot harness heat to perform work because

a. heat does not involve a transfer of energy 

b. cells do not have much thermal energy; they are relatively cool

c. temperature is usually uniform throughout a cell.

d. heat can never be used to do work 

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