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Flashcards - Work, Energy, & Power in Physics

Flashcards - Work, Energy, & Power in Physics
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potential energy
In physics, potential energy is energy possessed by a body by virtue of its position relative to others, stresses within itself, electric charge, and other factors
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kinetic energy
In physics, the kinetic energy of an object is the energy that it possesses due to its motion
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system
A system is a set of interacting or interdependent component parts forming a complex/intricate whole
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mechanical energy
In the physical sciences, mechanical energy is the sum of potential energy and kinetic energy
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mechanical energy
In the physical sciences, mechanical energy is the sum of potential energy and kinetic energy
system
A system is a set of interacting or interdependent component parts forming a complex/intricate whole
kinetic energy
In physics, the kinetic energy of an object is the energy that it possesses due to its motion
potential energy
In physics, potential energy is energy possessed by a body by virtue of its position relative to others, stresses within itself, electric charge, and other factors
Energy
In physics, energy is a property of objects which can be transferred to other objects or converted into different forms
Power
Power is an American crime drama television series airing on Starz
fixed pulley
A pulley is a wheel on an axle or shaft that is designed to support movement and change of direction of a taught cable, rope or belt along its circumference
work
In physics, a force is said to do work if, when acting there is a displacement of the point of application in the direction of the force

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