5.4: Forms of Energy Difficulty Level: At Grade Created by: CK-12 Estimated3 minsto complete % Progress Practice Forms of Energy MEMORY METER This indicates how strong in your memory this concept is Practice Progress Estimated3 minsto complete % Estimated3 minsto complete % Practice Now MEMORY METER This indicates how strong in your memory this concept is Share Add to Library Turn In Read Practice Resources Details Loading... Notes/Highlights Having trouble? Report an issue. Color Highlighted Text Notes Show More Vocabulary Language: English ▼ English TermDefinition chemical energy Energy that is stored in the bonds between atoms that make up compounds. electrical energy Energy of moving electrons. electromagnetic energy Energy, such as sunlight, that travels across space or through matter as electric and magnetic waves. energy Ability to cause changes in matter, or ability to do work. mechanical energy Energy of an object that is moving or has the potential to move; calculated as the sum of an object’s kinetic and potential energy. nuclear energy Energy released in a nuclear reaction (nuclear fission or nuclear fusion). sound energy Energy that travels in waves through matter from a vibrating object. thermal energy Total kinetic energy of all the atoms that make up an object. Image Attributions Show Hide Details Description Introduction to forms of energy: the seven different forms. Learning Objectives None Difficulty Level: At Grade Authors: Jean Brainard, Ph.D. Tags: chemical energy electrical energy electromagnetic energy (8 more) energy forms of energy mechanical energy Nuclear Energy SCI.PHY.230.3.L.1 SCI.PSC.223.03.L.1 sound energy thermal energy Subjects: science Physical Science Concept Nodes: SCI.PHY.230.3 (Forms of Energy) SCI.PSC.223.03 (Forms of Energy) Grades: 7 , 8 Date Created: Oct 31, 2012 Last Modified: Sep 13, 2016 Vocabulary None Save or share your relevant files like activites, homework and worksheet.To add resources, you must be the owner of the Modality. Click Customize to make your own copy.