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

Work, Energy, and Power Crossword

Type
Crossword
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

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

Energy Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

waves
vibration
fossil fuels
uranium
natural gas
coal
oil
nonrenewable resource
renewable resource
biomass
geothermal
solar
wind
hydroelectric
sound
sun
fusion
fission
nuclear
electromagnetic
electrical
chemical
thermal
mechanical
elastic
gravitational
potential
kinetic
joule
energy

Types of Energy Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

A measure of systems ability to,change or create change in other systems Energy
Relations g to the interrelation of electric currents and magnetic fields Electromagnetic
A ball rolling down a hill is an example of _________ energy Kinetic
A roller coaster at the top of a hill is an example of ________ energy Potential
the potential energy related to an objects height Gravitational
A change from one form of energy to another is energy __________ Transformation
What law states energy can't be destroyed? Conservation
Energy with an electric charge that lets work be accomplished Electric
Fireworks is an example of _______ energy Chemical
The sum of potential energy Mechanical
Energy that is generated and measured by heat Thermal
The type of energy released during nuclear fission Nuclear
The energy that moves energy extremely rapid Light
The potential energy associated its objects that can be stretched Elastic
The presence and/or flow of electric charges Electricity
When electrons are lost Positive
When electrons are gained Negative
When you rub your clothes together it creates what type of energy Static
An example of static electricity being released Lightning
Copper and aluminum are examples of ______ Conductors

Energy vocab Crossword

Type
Crossword
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

Kinetic and Potential Energy Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Potential energy that depends upon and object's height Gravitational
V stands for Velocity
The ability to do work Energy
The more mass, the _____ kinetic energy. More
The energy of motion Kinetic
The letter h stands for Height
The letter g represents Gravity
The letter m represents Mass
Stored energy Potential
The unit for energy Joules
The ______ the speed, the less the kinetic energy. Lower
Kinetic energy depends upon mass and ________. Velocity
Potential energy depends upon mass and _______. Height
The Law of ___________ of Energy Conservation

KENETIC AND POTENTIAL ENERGY Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Kenetic energy depends upon mass and _______________________ velocity
The unit for energy Joules
the force of attraction between any two masses gravity
Potential energy depends upon mass and _________________ height
the property of matter that measures its resistance to acceleration mass
the more mass the _________________ kenetic energy more
energy that is stored to be transormed at a later time potential
stored energy of an object based on its position above the ground (height) gravitational
the ability to do work energy
the energy of motion kinetic
the ____________ the speed, the less the kinetic energy. lower
type of stored energy released when an object's shape is changed elastic potential
a way to increase (or decrease) an object's energy by using a force to change the object's motion or position work
a push or pull that acts on an object force
squeezed or pressed together compressed
to find the meaning of something interpret
a pattern or a tendency you can see over a broad range of data trend
ability of a material to return to its orginal shape after it is deformed elasticity
changed in shaped because of an applied force deformed

Energy Crossword Puzzle

Type
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

Energy Vocab Crossword Puzzle

Type
Crossword
Description

the ability to do work ENERGY
The energy an object has because of its motion KINETIC ENERGY
The energy an object can store caused by its position POTENTIAL ENERGY
The sum of potential and kinetic energy MECHANICAL ENERGY
The internal energy of an object due to the kinetic energy of its atoms THERMAL ENERGY
The energy stored in the bonds of chemical compounds CHEMICAL ENERGY
The energy to move charged particles through wire ELECTRICAL ENERGY
The energy produced by vibrating sound waves SOUND ENERGY
Energy that travels by waves or particles, particularly electromagnetic radiation RADIANT ENERGY
The energy in the nucleus of an atom NUCLEAR ENERGY
The energy an object has because of its position in a gravitational field GRAVITATIONAL POTENTIAL ENERGY
The energy stored from stretching an elastic object ELASTIC POTENTIAL ENERGY
The resistance to motion of an object moving relative to another FRICTION
Energy cant be created or destroyed but transformed LAW OF CONSERVATION OF ENERGY
A measure of how well a device transforms energy into a form we want ENERGY EFFIENCY
Renewable or nonrenewable resources for obtaining an energy source ENERGY RESOURCE
Energy sources that have developed within the earth over millions of years FOSSIL FUELS
Machine that converts a form of energy into another ELECTRIC GENERATOR
Economic value that cant be readily replaced by natural means on an equal level of consumption NONRENEWABLE RESOURCES
A resource that can be replenished naturally over time RENEWABLE RESOURCE
the process of changing one form of energy to the other ENERGY CONVERSION

Chapter 14 and 15 vocab Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

The product of distance and the force in the direction an object moves Work
The SI unit of work,equal to 1 newton-meter Joule
The SI unit of power,equal to one joule per second Watt
The rate of doing work Power
The ability to work Energy
The energy an object has due to its motion Kinetic Energy
Energy that is stored as a result of position or shape Potential Energy
Potential energy that depends upon an object's height above a reference point Gravitational Potential Energy
The potential energy of an object that is stretched or compressed Elastic Potential Energy
The potential energy of an object that is stretched or compressed. Elastic Potential Energy
The energy associated with the motion and position of everyday things Mechanical Energy
The total potential and kinetic energy related to the motion of all the particles in an object. Thermal Energy
The energy stored in chemical bonds. Chemical Energy
The energy associated with electric charges. Electrical Energy
A form of energy consisting of changing electric and magnetic fields. Electromagnetic Energy
The energy stored in atomic nuclei. Nuclear Energy
a fixed object hung from a point so it can swing freely back and forth due to the force of gravity. Pendulum
A source of energy that exists in limited quantities and,once used,cannot be replaced except over the course of millions of years. Nonrenewable Energy
A source of energy that can be replaced in a relatively short period of time. Renewable Energy
States that the total energy of an isolated system remains constant. Law of Conservation of Energy