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Chapter 5: Energy

Important word game for Ch.5

EnergyThe ability to cause change, electrical and thermal for example
Kinetic EnergyEnergy in the form of motion
Potential EnergyStored energy
WorkTransfer of energy through motion
Mechanical EnergyThe total amount of kinetic and potential energy in a system
Law of Conservation of EnergyEnergy cannot be created or destroyed
TemperatureMeasure of the average kinetic energy
Thermal energyThe total energy - both potential and kinetic
HeatEnergy flow from something with a higher temp. to something with a lower temp.
MagmaMolten rock
Specific HeatThe amount of energy it takes to raise 1 kg of material 1 degree Celsius


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