TITLE

Q: What exactly is energy?

AUTHOR(S)
Robertson, Bill
PUB. DATE
March 2007
SOURCE
Science & Children;Mar2007, Vol. 44 Issue 7, p62
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article offers information related to the basic concept of energy. Any object which is moving possesses kinetic energy. The faster the object is moving, the more energy it has. Things that are not moving also have energy because of their relative shape and/or position. This type of energy is called potential energy. There are several formulas which are used to keep track of energy. All kinds of energy like sound energy, light energy, chemical energy and nuclear energy, are included into only two categories--kinetic and potential energy.
ACCESSION #
24252446

 

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