Forms of energy
By Indi Kuhaupt
Gravitational Potential Energy
Definition - Gravitational potential energy is energy an object has because of its position in the gravitational field.
Example (2) - dropping a pencil, going down a slide
Definition - The energy of moving objects.
Example (2) - running, pigeons flying
Example (2) - when you talk, music
Example (2) - fire, the sun.
Example (2) - nuclear power plant, nuclear bomb.
Example - batteries
Examples - solar panels
Examples - household electrical appliances, lightning