Describe what energy is and if all types of energy are the same.
Book: Forms of Energy by Anna Claybourne pp. 4 – 11
What is energy? Are all forms of energy the same? Make sure to use the words kinetic energy and potential energy in your answer.
Based on details from pages 4-5, what is energy?
Describe the law of conservation of energy. Why is it important?
What is energy transfer? Why is energy transfer important?
What does it mean if something is energy-efficient?
Energy is everywhere. Use the diagram on pages 40-41 to explain why.
the ability of something to be active
kinetic energy (n.)
the energy something has due to motion
potential energy (n.)
the energy something has due to its position