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the energy that na object has because of the position, shape, or condition of the object
the amount of work an object can do because of the object's kinetic and potential energies
law of conservation of energy
the law that states that energy cannot be created or destroyed but can be changed from one form to another
a measure of how hot (or cold) something is; specifically, a measure of the average kinetic energy of the particles in an object
an increase in the size of a substance in response to an increase in the temperature of the substance
the temperature at which molecular energy is at a minimum (0 K on the Kelvin scale or -273.16 degrees C on the Celsius scale)
the quantity of heat required to raise a unit mass of homogeneous material 1 K or 1 degree C in a specified way given constant pressure and volume
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