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Energy by Mind Map: Energy

1. Electromagnetic Energy

1.1. Book Definition: Energy that travels through space in the form of waves

1.2. My Definition: Energy that travels like waves

1.3. Examples: Visible light & X-Rays

2. Electrical Energy

2.1. Book Definition: Energy associated with electric charge

2.2. My Definition: Energy that is involved with electric charges

2.3. Examples: CD Players & Flash Lights

3. Chemical Energy

3.1. Book Definition: Energy stored in chemical bonds

3.2. My Definition: Energy stored altogether

3.3. Examples: Wood & Gasoline

4. Thermal Energy

4.1. Book Definition: Total potential and kinetic energy related to motion of microscopic particles in an object

4.2. My Definition: When atoms move faster, thermal energy increases

4.3. Examples: Molten metal & Fire

5. Mechanical Energy

5.1. Book Definition: Energy associated with the position/motion of every day objects

5.2. My Definition: Energy that is included in motion or position of objects around us

5.3. Examples: Speeding trains & Bouncing balls

6. Potential Energy

6.1. Book Definition: Stored energy as a result of position or shape

6.2. My Definition: Energy stored in objects

6.3. Examples: String Instrument & Books dropped on the floor

7. Kinetic Energy

7.1. Book Definition: Any moving object that depends on its mass and speed

7.2. My Definition: Energy that goes by the equation KE= 1/2 mv2

7.3. Examples: Wind & Cars

8. Nuclear Energy

8.1. Book Definition: Energy stored in atomic nuclei

8.2. My Definition: Energy stored in the middle of an atom

8.3. Example: Heat & Light