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Potential Energy

Energy due to position or arrangement.

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Kinetic Energy

Energy in motion.

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Solid

Maintain shape and volume regardless of location.

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Liquid

Definite volume, but assumes the shape of the occupied portion of its container.

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Gas

Maintains neither its shape nor volume.

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Melting

Solid to a liquid

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Freezing

Liquid to a solid

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Evaporation

Liquid to a gas

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Condensation

Gas to a liquid

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Nuclear fission

The splitting of the atomic nucleus.

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Nuclear fusion

Matter converted to energy with no wast product. (Sun)

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Atomic mass

Number of Protons + Number of Neutrons

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Isotopes

Atoms that have the same number of Protons but different numbers on Neutrons.

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Ionic Bonds

Metal + Non-metal

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Covalent Bonds

Non-Metal + Non-Metal

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Non-Polar Covalent Bonds

Two atoms of the same kind. (H2)

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Polar Covalent Bonds

Unequal sharing of electrons. (N, O, F, Cl, Br)