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Use for the energy test on Friday the 14.

Potential Energy Stored energy
Kinetic Energy Any type of energy that is moving.
Motion Energy This is the energy present in moving things,such as the wind, a racing car, or a soaring ball.
Chemical Energy The energy stored in materials such as food, batteries, dynamite, and gasoline. The chemicals these materials contain determine how much energy they store.
Gravitational Energy The energy stored in objects that are in position to fall (once the object falls the type of energy changes).
Elastic Energy The energy stored in stretchy objects such as rubber bands and springs contain this.
Thermal (heat) Energy The energy a substance has as a result of a higher temperature.
Light Energy This is the energy carried by light rays.
Electrical Energy This is the energy that electricity provides.
Sound Energy This is the energy carried by sound waves.
Thermal This is another word for heat.
Temperature Measurement of the amount of thermal heat an object contains.
Friction The force resisting relative motion of surfaces that touch. When two surfaces are rubbing against each other in opposite directions, this & heat is made.
Molecule The smallest particle into which an element or compound can be divided without changing its properties.
Radiation Where heat is traveling through invisible waves from the source
Convection Where fluids such as air or water are heated, and expand and rise
Conduction Where the heat energy travels through solids
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