Which of the following is a conversion from chemical energy to thermal energy?
a) Coal is burned to boil water.
b) Food is digested and used to regulate body temperature.
c) Charcoal is burned in a barbeque pit.
d) All of the above.
Which of the following is the best example of increasing an object's potential energy?
e) Rolling a bowling ball
f) Turning on a light bulb
g) Stretching a rubber band
h) Dropping a pencil
Checkpoint 9 Assessment
PHET SIMULATION: ENERGY FORMS AND CHANGES ACTIVITY:
Introduction to Nuclear Energy Project
Students will construct a Pictographic representation of an example of a form of energy including examples of energy conversions with a summarizing paragraph to explain their illustration.
PROJECT: NUCLEAR ENERGY PROJECT (DUE TWO WEEKS FROM TODAY 2/13)