Name three forms of energy?
Energy is the ability to do work. It exists in many forms, like light, heat, sound, and electricity. Energy can be stored in batteries, fuels, and plants, and can be released in the form of movement. Energy is a part of everything – from the sun to our bodies!
Energy: What is it?
Kinetic Energy - energy that an object has because of its motion Potential Energy - stored energy an object has because of its position or composition Thermal Energy - the energy of the particles in an object due to their motion
What do you think is the best form of energy?
- Wind Energy
- Solar Energy
- Hydroelectric Energy
- Geothermal Energy
The energy stored in a lightning bolt is enough to power a 60-watt light bulb for five months. Kinetic energy is the energy of movement and can be found in anything that is moving, from cars to thrown balls. Solar energy is the direct conversion of sunlight into electricity.
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What are some common uses of energy that you can think of?
What are some ways to save energy in your home?
What do you think is the most important form of energy?
How can we use energy more efficiently?