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Energy by Mind Map: Energy

1. Kinetic Energy

1.1. The energy of motion

1.2. (KE)

1.3. KE= 1/2 mu2

1.4. Doubling the speed would double the KE

2. Potential Energy

2.1. Energy that is stored as a result of position or shape.

2.2. (PE)

2.3. PE mgh

2.4. Playing a stringed instument

3. Mechanical Energy

3.1. Energy associated with the motion and position of every day objects

3.2. Is not limited to machines

3.3. Bouncing a ball

4. Thermal Energy

4.1. The total potential and(KE) related to the motion of ah the microscopic particles in an object makeup it thermal energy.

4.2. Molten metal contains great deal of thermal energy.

5. Chemical Energy

5.1. Energy stored in chemical bounds

5.2. Burning wood to produce thermal energy for heating marshmallows.

6. Electrical Energy

6.1. Energy associated with electric charges.

6.2. Also occurs in nature.

6.3. Used to power flashlights, calculators ect.

7. Electromagnetic

7.1. A form of energy space in form of waves

7.2. Visible light and X-rays

8. Nuclear Energy

8.1. Energy stored in atomic nuclei

8.2. Atomic boms