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Flashcards in Energy Types Deck (16):
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Light

Light bulb

2

Sound

Speakers

3

Thermal/heat

Radiator

4

Electrical

Computer

5

Nucular

Power plant

6

Kinetic

Throwing ball

7

Elastic potential

Stretching rubber band

8

Gravitational potential

Jumping out of plane

9

Chemical

Eating

10

Work

Is done when a force moves an object through a distance

11

Distance to measure

Height

12

Work done examples...

Climbing stairs
Swimming
Running 100m
Turning pages of book
Lifting gym weights
Throwing ball

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Work not done...

Reading book
Watching tv
Space craft at constant speed or car

14

Work done(joules)=

Force(Newton’s) times distance (m)

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Energy can not...

Be created or destroyed

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Energy can...

Be transferred to and from different stores