Did you know....
Kicking a ball
Is mechanical energy because you are adding motion to the ball.
Is mechanical energy because the tack is adding motion to the part they ride on.
A woman running
Is mechanical energy because she is adding motion to her body.
What is mechanical energy?
Mechanical energy is power that an object gets from its position and motion.
How does mechanical energy work?
Mechanical energy enables an object to apply force to another object causing motion.
Mechanical energy is not easily stored for later.
Mechanical energy can be changed from one form to another.