Applying the First Law of Thermodynamics to Reactions & Processes


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The Law of Conservation of Energy is also known as _____.

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1. Potential energy is the energy of _____.

2. Heat is another way of saying what kind of energy?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

This quiz can be used as an easy way to assess your level of understanding when it comes to the first law of thermodynamics. You will be quizzed on different forms of energy, such as potential and thermal.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

These assessments will gauge your understanding of:

  • Another name for the law of conservation of energy
  • Meaning of potential energy
  • An alternative term for heat energy
  • The energy conversion that helps a skier stop at the bottom of a mountain
  • A process that involves the theory of special relativity

Skills Practiced

  • Reading comprehension - ensure that you draw the most important information from the related science lesson
  • Information recall - access the knowledge you've gained regarding energy conservation
  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge to identify applications of energy conversion

Additional Learning

Get more information on this topic by reviewing the lesson named Applying the First Law of Thermodynamics to Reactions & Processes. The instructor for this lesson will cover the following information:

  • What the law of conservation of energy states
  • The definition of energy
  • Conversion of potential energy to kinetic energy
  • Examples of various energy conversions
  • That definition of friction