Type
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Description

This is the energy that an object has because of its motion. Kinetic Energy
This is stored energy due to its shape or position. Potential Energy
This is the ability to do work due to the object's motion or position. Mechanical Energy
The energy an object has because of the movement of its molecules. Thermal Energy
The transformation of one form of energy into another form. Energy Conversion
This energy is a type of kinetic energy that is made from the vibration of matter. Sound Energy
This is energy that is stored in the bonds between atoms and molecules. Chemical Energy
This is a form of energy resulting from the flow of electric charge. Electrical Energy
This is energy that is expended, but not wanted. Unwanted Energy
Using less energy to provide the same level of energy expansion. Efficiency

Forms of Energy Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

An energy stored in the chemial bonds of molecules. Chemical Energy
The energy you see used in rubber bands and compressed springs. Elastic Energy
The energy involving the moment of objects. Motion
This energy is the movement of sound waves that travel through the air. Sound
This energy allows you to see and use electromagnetic waves. Radiant Energy
This form of energy is the energy stored in the stucture and position of particles. Potential Energy
This energy is from the things that move. Kinetic Energy
This is the energy that is stored in electric charges of particles such as electrons, protons, and ions. Electrical Energy
When leaves fall from the trees that is this energy. Gravitational Energy
This energy is the movement and vibration of atoms and molecules that make up a substace. Thermal Energy
The energy is the energy stored in the nucleus of an atom and holds the nucleus togather. Nuclear Energy

Heat Transfer: Conduction, Convection, and Radiation Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

stored energy potential energy
energy in motion kinetic energy
ability to cause change energy
movement of energy due to differences in temperature thermal energy
transfer of energy when a push or pull makes an object move work
force between two surfaces that resists friction
material that can be burned to produce energy fuel
measure of the kinetic energy in the particles of a material temperature
movement of thermal energy from warmer objects to cooler objects heat
increase in the volume of a substance when the temperature increases thermal expansion
transfer of thermal energy by particle collision in matter conduction
materials which transfer energy easily are called__________________. conductors
transfer of thermal energy by the movement of matter from one place to another convection
transfer of thermal energy by electromagnetic waves radiation
movement of fluid particles due to increased temperature and decreased density convection currents
material made of liquids or gases that can easily change their locations fluid

Energy vocab Crossword

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Description

a force that opposes motion between two surfaces that are in contact Friction
A device that converts mechanical energy into electrical energy Electric generators
the energy of an object that is due to the object's motion Kinetic energy
the energy that an object has because of the position, shape, or condition of the object Potential energy
the kinetic energy of a substance's atoms Thermal energy
the percentage of energy put into a system that does useful work Energy efficiency
a nonrenewable energy resource formed from the remains of organisms that lived long ago Fossil fuels
the law that states that energy cannot be created or destroyed but can be changed from one form to another Law of conservation of energy
a natural resource that can be replaced at the same rate at which the resource is consumed Renewable resource
a resource that forms at a rate that is much slower than the rate at which the resource is consumed Nonrenewable resource
the capacity to do work Energy
the amount of work an object can do because of the object's kinetic and potential energies Mechanical energy
the energy available for use when an elastic body returns to its original configuration Elastic potential energy
the energy released when a chemical compound reacts to produce new compounds Chemical energy
the potential energy stored in the gravitational fields of interacting bodies Gravitational potential energy
A change from one form of energy to another Energy conversion
the energy that is associated with charged particles because of their position Electrical energy
the energy released by a fission or fusion reaction; the binding energy of the atomic nucleus Nuclear energy
Something that can produce heat, power life, move objects, or produce electricity Energy resource
a form of energy associated with the vibration of matter Sound energy
Energy that travels by waves or particles, particularly by heat, or x-rays Radiant energy

Potential and Kinetic Energy Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Unit of Energy Joules
The energy an object has because of its motion. KINETIC
Visible energy that is given off by some objects in the form of radiation. LIGHT
Energy that moves in the form of rays, waves, and particles, such as nuclear energy. RADIATION
Energy of moving electric charges. ELECTRIC
Type of energy that is created through the breaking of chemical bonds in alkaline batteries. CHEMICAL
SI unit of energy. JOULES
Stored energy is called POTENTIAL
The SI unit of force. NEWTONS
What kind of potential energy is MGH used to calculate GRAVITATIONAL
Energy stored in an object when the shape of an object is changed like when a rubber band is stretched or compressed ELASTIC
Vibrating air that travels as waves to your ears SOUND
Energy commonly called heat. THERMAL
The force of attraction between two masses GRAVITY
The sum of kinetic energy, gravitational potential energy, and elastic potential energy in a system is called MECHANICAL
When nothing changes because there is no friction or air resistance. CONSERVATION
Rate at which speed changes ACCELERATION
To convert from one form to another TRANSFORMATION
Energy released during fission or fusion, used mostly to generate electricity. NUCLEAR
Scientific method of expressing magnitudes or qualities of important natural phenomena. SI

Newton's Laws of Motion Crossword

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Crossword
Description

An object at rest stays at rest and an object in motion stays in motino unless acted upon by an outside force Inertia
Mass times Acceleration Force
For every action there is an equal and opposite reaction. Third Law
Distance per Time Speed
Change in Speed per Time Acceleration
Distance per Time with Direction Velocity
A push or pull Force
Mass times Speed Momentum
The pull of one object on another object Gravity
The overall force exerted on an object Net Force
The overall force has zero force on an object Balanced Force
Stored energy that results from the position or shape of an object Potential Energy
The unit measuring the affects gravity has on mass Weight
The force that one surface exerts on another when the two surfaces rub against each other Friction
Energy that an object has due to its motion Kinetic Energy
The name often given to the force exerted by the first object on a second object Action Force
The name often given to the force exerted by the second object back on the first object Reaction Force
The force of air pushing against a moving object. Air Resistance
The ability to produce change Energy
A number that tells how much of something there is. Magnitude

Thermodynamics Crossword

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Crossword
Description

the ability to do work or produce heat energy
energy due to position or composition potential energy
energy due to the motion of the object kinetic energy
energy can be converted from one form to another but can be neither created nor destroyed law of conservation of energy
kinetic energy transferred to a surface as heat frictional heating
a measure of the random motions of the components of a substance temperature
a flow of energy due to a temperature difference heat
energy flows out of a system exothermic
energy flows into a system endothermic
the study of heat energy thermodynamics
sum of the kinetic and potential energies of all "particles" in the system internal energy
amount of energy (heat) required to raise the temperature of one gram of water by one degree Celsius calorie
4.184 __________ = 1 calorie joules
to measure how much energy is produced or absorbed by a given reaction enthalpy
1 atm pressure, liquid water always changes to gaseous water at 100 degrees Celsius boiling point
1 atm pressure, water freezes at 0 degrees Celsius freezing point
used to determine the heat associated with a chemical reaction calorimeter
a transfer of heat energy through space by means of electromagnetic waves radiation
heat that is transferred by movement of a fluid convection
heat transferred method between objects in contact as a result of temperature difference conduction
the lowest possible temperature on the Kelvin scale where all molecules would stop absolute zero
a unit of measurement that was once called Centigrade because there are 100 degrees between the freezing and boiling points of water in this scale celsius
the quantity of energy needed to raise the temperature of 1 kg of a substance by 1℃ at constant pressure specific heat

Energy Crossword Puzzle

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Crossword
Description

ability to do work or cause change energy
type of energy that particles put together to create a reaction causing a chemical reaction chemical
visible energy light
energy stores/saved up potential
energy in motion kinetic
reusable energy renewable
electricity- charged particles repelling or actracting each other electrical
type of energy when you hear it sound
heat energy thermal
used to power houses, provide light, and break down food energy
example of renewable energy sun
can never be created or destroyed, just transfered energy
potential and kinteic energy combined mechanical
type of energy when a ball sitting on a table potential
type of energy when rain falls kinetic
type of energy when a plane is landing mechanical
example of energy when a kid is at the top of the slide potential
what type of energy can change like kinetic potential
what energy depends on the mass and speed of an object kinetic
energy example when you shoot a basketball potential

Newton's Laws Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

An object at rest stays at rest and an object in motion stays in motion unless another force is acted upon it. Inertia
Force is equivalent to mass multiplied by acceleration. Second Law
For every action, there is an equal and opposite reaction Third Law
distance over time Speed
Something that acts upon an object pushing it or pulling it Force
Laws that were created by Sir Isaac Newton explaining motion Newton's Laws
Final velocity - Initial velocity over time Acceleration
Mass multiplied by Velocity Momentum
The force that brings two objects together Gravity
Amount of matter with no definite shape Mass
The overall force that is acted upon an object Net Force
When force is not balanced on either side of an object Unbalanced Force
Stored energy that results from the position or shape on an object Potential Energy
The force of gravity on an object Weight
The force another object exerts on another Friction
Force exerted by the first object onto the second object Action Force
Energy that an object has due to its motion Kinetic Energy
The force of air pushing against a moving object Air Resistence
Force that is balanced in amount on both sides of an object Balanced Force
The act of movement Motion

Work, Energy, and Power Crossword

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Description

stored energy potential energy
energy of a moving object kinetic energy
the ability to do work energy
work done in a certain amount of time power
friction converts kinetic energy to nonmechanical
the sum of kinetic energy and all forms of potential energy total energy
a push or pull force
SI unit of work joule
the force that opposes motion between two surfaces that are in contact friction
the product of the force exerted on an object and the distance the object moves in the direction of the force work
the sum of an object's potential and kinetic energy mechanical
energy that is stored in chemical bonds chemical
the net work done on an object is equal to its change in kinetic and potential energy work energy theorem
he unit of power equal to one joule of energy transferred in one second watt
form of energy involved in weighing fruit on a spring energy gravitational
a stretched rubber band or a stretched or compressed spring are examples of which potential energy elastic
states that energy cannot be created nor destroyed, but only transformed from one form into another conservation of energy
a roller coaster track is an example of a closed path
the gravitation force is called a conservative force
friction and air resistance is an example of what type of force nonconservative

Energy Transformation Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Energy that comes from heat Thermal
Energy created by electrons moving through an electrical conductor electrical
Energy associated by its position relative to others potential
Energy associated with being in motion kinetic
Energy released during nuclear fusion nuclear
Energy associated with vibrations of matter sound
Only form of energy that we can actually see directly light
Energy associated with motion and position of an object mechanical
Energy stored in the bonds of chemical compounds chemical
The change of energy from one form to another Energy transformation