P1 Unit 2-3 Using Energy and Electrical Energy

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Different forms of energy:

  • Chemical energy - energy stored in fuels (including food)
  • Kinetic energy - energy stored in moving objects
  • Gravitational Potential Energy (GPE) - energy stored in places with the potential to fall or move downwards due to gravity.
  • Elastic potential energy - the energy stored in a springy object when we stretch or squash it.
  • Electrical energy - energy transferred by an electrical current.

When an object falls…


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