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Elevate Science: Physical: Topic 3
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the ability to do work or cause change
the state in which one object's distance from another is changing
a push or pull exerted on an object
force exerted on an object that causes it to move
the rate at which one form of energy is transformed into another
the greatest amount possible; highest amount or value
energy that an object has due to its motion
the energy an object has because of its position; also the internal stored energy of an object, such as energy stored in chemical bonds
gravitational potential energy
potential energy that depends on the height of an object
elastic potential energy
the energy of stretched or compressed objects
"because of" or by reason of
kinetic or potential energy associated with the motion or position of an object
the potential energy stored in the nucleus of an atom
the total kinetic & potential energy of all the particles of an object
a form of potential energy that is stored in chemical bonds between atoms
the energy of electric changes
The energy transferred through space by electromagnetic waves
a substance through which a force acts
Law of Conservation of Energy
energy cannot be created nor destroyed
one part of an object that stays in place while the other part can turn, rotate or swing
Chemical energy is a form of _____.
elastic and gravitational
Which two types of potential energy do springs have?
its position changes relative to its surroundings
An object is in motion if ______.
chemical, electromagnetic, kinetic
Which three types of energy are involved in photosynthesis?
Which type of energy is not involved in photosynthesis?
Kinetic energy is the energy of ______.
the highest point
On a roller coaster, at what point on the track does the car have the greatest potential energy?
the lowest point
On a roller coaster, at what point on the track does the car have the greatest kinetic energy?
chemical - thermal - electromagnetic
Which energy transformations take place in a bonfire?
What type of energy is not involved in the everyday processes of the human body?
the movement of energy from one place or object to another
a change of energy from one form to another
What is the formula for work?
What is the formula for power?
1/2 x mass x speed squared
What is the formula for kinetic energy?
What is the formula for mechanical energy?
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