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Potential vs. Kinetic Energy

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Potential vs. Kinetic Energy

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  • Kinetic energy is the energy of motion.
  • Potential energy is stored in an object based on its position.
  • Energy can change between potential and kinetic based on an object's motion.

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Level 1

How can you know if something has energy?

Level 2

Give two examples from everyday life where potential and kinetic energy is used.

Level 3

When you bounce a ball eventually it will stop bouncing. Where does the energy go?