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How is mechanical energy created?
Mechanical energy is due to the motion or position of something.
Identify two or more types of mechnical energy
Sound -- caused by the vibration of particles.
Stored -- a box has stored mechanical energy after you lift it from the floor into the air.
Moving -- parts of your bicycle when you are riding it.
How is electrical energy created?
Electrical energy is the result of moving electrons.
How is thermal energy reated?
Thermal energy is often called Heat. It is due to the motion of tiny particles of matter called atoms and moleculres.
How do you create greater thermal energy?
The faster and greater the motion of particles, the greater the amount of heat energy in the matter.