Ch 28: Work, Energy & Power Overview

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In this chapter are entertaining lessons, self-assessment quizzes, a practice exam and other resources you can use to strengthen your knowledge of work, energy and power. Use this fun overview to ensure you're prepared for an upcoming test, assignment or discussion covering this subject.

Work, Energy & Power Overview - Chapter Summary

Feel confident that you fully understand the principles of power, work and energy in physics by taking advantage of the informative lessons in this self-paced chapter. Developed by top instructors, these lessons review concepts that include mass-energy conversion, energy conservation, Newton's Law of Restitution and the work-energy theorem. Review them at your leisure to enhance your ability to:

• Define and describe the application of the work-energy theorem
• Describe and calculate variable forces
• Share details about the conversion or transfer of mechanical energy between forms and objects
• Explain the meaning and identify types of energy
• Discuss mass defect, nuclear binding energy and mass-energy conversion
• Detail the process of energy conversion
• Exhibit an understanding of power and how it is calculated
• Provide details about the definition and use of Newton's Law of Restitution

This chapter offers the unique opportunity to get a comprehensive overview of work, power and energy from lessons you can access anytime your schedule permits. Study at your own pace from home or on-the-go! Use the multiple-choice quiz with each lesson to ensure you fully understand the concepts you review. If you need additional information about this chapter's topics, don't hesitate to send questions to our experts.

8 Lessons in Chapter 28: Work, Energy & Power Overview
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Chapter Practice Exam
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Practice Final Exam
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