Kinetic And Potential Energy--

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Kinetic And Potential Energy--

Test your knowledge on this basic quiz about potential and kinetic energy!


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    All forms of energy can be classified as...
    • A. 

      Hefty and Potential

    • B. 

      Potential and Kinetic

    • C. 

      Kinetic and Hefty

    • D. 

      Kinetic and Euphoric

  • 2. 
    Kinetic energy is energy of motion. What is an example of kinetic energy?
    • A. 

      A rollercoaster soaring down a track.

    • B. 

      A cup of orange juice

    • C. 

      Bowling pins.

  • 3. 
    When a bowling ball reaches the pins, the amount of energy to move the ball is ________ to the pins. (Fill in the blank)
  • 4. 
    Potential energy is an object that has the potential to create energy. What is an example of potential energy?
    • A. 

      A rollercoaster soaring down a track

    • B. 

      A person swimming laps

    • C. 

      Coal sitting in a bucket

    • D. 

      A car driving at 30 mph

  • 5. 
    When a parachutist is in a plane, ______ his energy is potential energy.
    • A. 

      Half

    • B. 

      All

    • C. 

      None

  • 6. 
    Sally is about to load coal into a train. The coal is an example of _______ energy.
  • 7. 
    Sarah is eating cookies. As the cookies pass through her body, they are examples of ________ energy.
  • 8. 
    Megan is a softball player. When she swings, her bat is an example of...
    • A. 

      Kinetic energy

    • B. 

      Potential energy

    • C. 

      No energy at all

    • D. 

      Hefty energy