Types of Energy

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  • Created on: 01-03-19 18:32
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  • Types of energy
    • Chemical energy
      • Fuels, foods, battery chemicals
      • energy is transferred during chemical reactions
    • Kinetic energy
      • the energy an object has because it is moving
    • Gravitational potential energy
      • energy stores in an object because of its position
        • eg. an object falling towards the ground
    • Elastic potential energy
      • energy stored in spring objects when squashed or stretched
    • Thermal energy
      • energy a substance has because of its temperature

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