Energy: Definition & Types


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What is energy in physics?

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1. What is kinetic energy?

2. Which of the following is NOT a type of energy?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

Use this quiz and worksheet combo to test your understanding of the physical properties of energy and the different types of energy currently classified in physics. At the end of the lesson, the attached quiz will test you on important points to remember, such as different types of energy and the uses of those kinds of energy.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

In this quiz and worksheet you'll be tested on:

  • Energy in physics
  • Kinetic energy
  • Energy not discussed in this lesson
  • Energy in gas stoves
  • Energy in electric fans

Skills Practiced

  • Information recall - access the knowledge you've gained about the definition of energy in physics and the different types of energy currently identified
  • Making connections - make sure you can understand the connections between different types of energy and things we encounter in our day-to-day life
  • Knowledge application - apply your knowledge of energy to answer questions about the different types and their applications

Additional Learning

To learn more about energy in physics, review the corresponding lesson on Energy: Definition and Types. This lesson covers the following objectives:

  • Defining energy
  • Differentiating between types of energy
  • Understanding examples of energy usage