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Unit 6 Forms of Energy

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26 questions
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  • Q1
    The stored energy an object has due to its position.
    electrical energy
    mechanical energy
    potential energy
    kinetic energy
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  • Q2
    The energy an object has because of its motion.
    kinetic energy
    mechanical energy
    potential energy
    electrical energy
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  • Q3
    Energy due to its motion (KE) and its position (PE) .
    kinetic energy
    potential energy
    mechanical energy
    electrical energy
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  • Q4
    Energy that is stored in matter and can be released by a chemical reaction
    potential energy
    chemical energy
    sound energy
    thermal energy
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  • Q5
    The ability to cause a change in matter
    energy
    work
    force
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  • Q6
    A type of energy that comes from the motion of particles in a substance
    electrical energy
    thermal energy
    chemical energy
    sound energy
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  • Q7
    A build-up of electrical charges on an object
    thermal electricity
    electromagnet
    static electricity
    electrical current
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  • Q8
    When objects pull together, they ___
    attract
    magnetic
    repel
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  • Q9
    When objects push apart they ___
    attract
    repel
    thermal
    neutral
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  • Q10
    Electrical energy that flows along a path is ___
    static electricity
    electric motor
    electrical current
    electromagnetism
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  • Q11
    A device that makes magnetism from electricity
    electric motor
    electromagnet
    current electricity
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  • Q12
    A device that converts electrical energy into mechanical energy
    current electricity
    electromagnet
    electric motor
    static electricity
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  • Q13
    Solar energy creates heat energy and what other kind of energy?
    sound energy
    thermal energy
    light energy
    electric energy
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  • Q14
    These balloons are repelling each other. Why?
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    because one balloon is positively charged and the other is negatively charged
    because both balloons are negatively charged
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  • Q15
    These balloons are attracted to the cat. Why?
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    because the balloons are negatively charged and the cats fur is positively charged
    because the balloons and the cats fur are negatively charged
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  • Q16
    An atom has no charge when ___
    The atom has fewer protons (+) than electrons (-)
    The atom has more protons (+) than electrons (-)
    The atom has an equal amount of protons (+) and electrons (-)
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  • Q17
    An atom has a negative charge when ___
    The atom has more protons (+) than electrons (-)
    The atom has fewer protons (+) than electrons (-)
    The atom has an equal amount of protons (+) than electrons (-)
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  • Q18
    An atom has a positive charge when ___
    The atom has more protons (+) than electrons (-)
    The atom has an equal amount of protons (+) than electrons (-)
    The atom has fewer protons (+) than electrons (-)
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  • Q19
    Which energy transformation happens when you plug in a lamp and turn it on?
    light to electrical energy
    thermal to light energy
    electrical to light energy
    electrical to kinetic energy
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  • Q20
    Which would be an example of chemical energy transforming to kinetic energy?
    A fan plugged into an electrical outlet and turned on
    The sun melting chocolate chips
    A boy eating breakfast then running a mile
    A book on a shelf falling to the floor
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