Turn and talk about how these objects cause change.
With a partner, read the sections Energy of Motion and Energy of Position on pages 43 and 44 in textbook.
ANSWER THESE TEXT DEPENDENT QUESTIONS IN YOUR NOTEBOOK. BE PREPARED TO DISCUSS:
Identify all the forms of energy that are represented in the photograph.
As you watch the video, think about the changes in kinetic and potential energy.
MISCONCEPTION: Energy CAN be created or destroyed.
TRUTH: Energy CANNOT be created or destroyed. It can only change forms.
Watch the change in kinetic and potential energy!
Where is potential energy at its highest? Where is it at its lowest?
Where is kinetic energy at its highest? Where is it at its lowest?
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