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energy due to motion

kinetic energy

energy stored in and released from the nucleus of an atom

nuclear energy

energy stored in and released from the bonds between atoms

chemical energy

the sum of the potential energy and kinetic energy in a system

mechanical energy

the sum ofthe kinetic energy and potential energy of the particles that make up an object

thermal energy

the energy carried by electromagnetic waves

radiant energy

sound is a form of energy carried by


what factors determine how much gravitational potential energy an object has?

mass and height

Law of conservation of energy states that energy can be __________________, but it cannot be created or destroyed


A system that exchanges matter or energy with the environment is _____________ system

an open

wind energy is an example of a ___________ energy resource


A movement of energy from one object to another without a change in the form of energy is called

energy transfer

an example of energy transformation

chemical energy in a log changes to thermal energy when the log burns

an example of work

a bat hits a baseball to an outfielder

example of a nonrenewable resource

fossil fuel

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