Energy notes
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Energy stores
The 8 stores of energy and the 4 ways of transferring between them
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Kinetic energy
Learn about the energy store associated with movement.
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Gravitational potential energy
Learn about the energy store associated with gravity
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Elastic potential energy
Learn how stretching or compressing an elastic material stores energy
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Specific heat capacity
Learn how you can calculate the energy required to raise the temperature of a substance
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Energy transfer questions
Learn how to combine energy equations to calculate different variables
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Work done by a force
Calculate the energy transferred when an object does work.
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Calculating power
Power is the rate of energy transfer. Learn how to calculate the power of an object
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Energy transfers in a system
Learn about systems and about dissipated energy
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Efficiency
Calculate how efficient the energy transfer is from one energy store to another
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Energy resources
Renewable and non-renewable resources. The good the bad and the ugly.
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Required practical: Specific Heat Capacity
An experiment to measure the specific heat capacity of a material
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