Copy of Roller Coaster Vocab - Roller Coaster Vocabulary Term Definition 1 Energy a strong power the helps things work like cars and more 2 Potential

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Roller Coaster Vocabulary Term Definition 1. Energy a strong power the helps things work like cars and more. 2. Potential energy how much energy you have when you are still 3. Gravitational Potential Energy where mass and potential energy is equal 4. Elastic Potential Energy stored as a result of deformation of an elastic object, such as the stretching of a spring 5. Chemical Potential Energy Chemical potential energy is the energy stored in the chemical bonds of a substance 6. Kinetic Energy energy which a body possesses by virtue of being in motion. 7. Mechanical Energy is the sum of potential energy and kinetic energy.
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Unformatted text preview: 8. Thermal Energy thermal energy is the internal energy of an object due to the kinetic energy of its atoms and/or molecules 9. Sound Energy Sound energy is produced when an object vibrates. 10. Light Energy Light energy is the only form of energy that we can actually see directly 11. Law of Conservation of Energy an isolated system remains constant irrespective of whatever internal 12. Friction 13. Work somewhere where people can make money 14. Power the ability to do something or something that helps things work 15. 16. 17. 18. 19. 20. 21. 22. 23. 24....
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