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Energy by Mind Map: Energy

1. Kinetic Energy

1.1. The Energy of motion

1.2. Energy that occurs when something moves

1.3. A Person walking is an example

2. Electromagnetic

2.1. A form of energy that ravels through space in the form of waves

2.2. Energy that travels in waves

2.3. An example is a star

3. Potential Energy

3.1. Energy that is stored as a result of position or shape

3.2. Energy that occurs right before you start moving

3.3. An example is a skier at the top of a hill

4. Nuclear Energy

4.1. Energy stored in atomic nuclei is known as nuclear energy

4.2. Energy within the nucleus of an atomic atom

4.3. An example is an atomic bomb

5. Mechanical Energy

5.1. The energy associated with the motion and position of everyday objects

5.2. It is potential and kinetic energy combined

5.3. An example is a bouncing basketball

6. Thermal Energy

6.1. The total potential and kinetic energy related to the motion of all the microscopic particles in an object

6.2. When atoms move fast enough to make the object warmer

6.3. An example is a fire

7. Chemical Energy

7.1. Energy stored in chemical bonds

7.2. THe type of energy chemicals have

7.3. and example includes cars using gas

8. Electrical Enrgy

8.1. Energy associated with electric charges

8.2. Energy that occurs with electricity

8.3. An example includes lightning