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Forms of Energy, section 4

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chemical energy
the energy stored in the bonds of atoms and molecules
nuclear energy
energy stored in the nucleus of an atom
Gravitational energy
energy of position or place
motion energy
is the movement of objects and substances from one place to another
radiant energy
electromagnetic energy that travels in transverse waves
electric energy
the movement of electrons
stored mechanical energy
energy stored in objects by the application of force
sound energy
the movement of energy through substances in longitudinal waves
potential
Stored energy and the energy of position (gravitational)
kinetic
Motion: the motion of waves, electrons, atoms, molecules and substances
Chemical Energy
This type of energy is stored in the bonds of atoms and molecules.
Chemical Energy
When chemical compounds are broken up they release this type of energy as heat, light motion and sound.
Chemical Energy
the energy stored in the bonds of atoms and molecules
Thermal energy
Is the internal energy in objects
electric energy
lightening is an example of this type of energy
electrical energy
the movement of electrons
Radiant energy
includes visible light, x-rays, gamma rays, and radio waves
nuclear energy
this energy can be released when nuclei are combined or split apart
Chemical Energy
Biomass, petroleum, natural gas, and propane are stored examples of this type of energy
thermal energy
the vibration and movement of atoms and molecules within substances, Geothermal energy is an example
thermal energy
internal energy in substances- the vibration and movement of atoms and molecules within substances
stored mechanical energy
compressed springs and stretched rubber bands are examples of
radiant energy
includes visible light, x-rays, gamma rays and radio waves
sounds energy
created when a force causes an object or substance to vibrate.
Sound energy
when a force causes a substance to vibrate
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