What is a Form of potential energy in food and dynamite?
The energy present here is stored as chemical energy in the bonds between the atoms of these substances.
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Actually its the other way around, potential energy is a form of mechanical energy. Mechanical energy includes both kinetic and potential energy.
Chemical energy is a form of potential energy because they both areforms of stored energy. Because of this,atoms and molecules can have chemical potential energy .Anytime two atoms form a strong covalent or ionic bond ortwo molecules form a weak van der Waals bond, chemicalenergy is convert…ed into other forms of energy ,usually in the form of heat and light.. ( Full Answer )
It is both types of energy actually (potential and kinetic). The act of chewing involves kinetic energy (moving your jaw, the energy burned processing the food, etc.). When you consume the nutrients in the food, they are converted to potential energy which when used is then converted to kinetic ener…gy when you use the muscles for more chewing, walking, breathing, etc. So, you turn potential energy, stored in glucose in your muscles, into kinetic energy when you chew the food by moving those muscles and digest the nutrients, which stores up more potential energy to be converted into other examples of kinetic energy when you burn that fuel for walking, running, living. Bit of a big circle. ( Full Answer )
Greetings Questioner, The answer is no...but why? ATP contains potential energy. It has the ability to release energy, when one of its bonds to the phosphates is broken, through hydrolysis synthesis. I once read: "ATP transfers energy from exergonic to endergonic processes in the cell" (85).… Hope that helped! Sincerely, Nerd 3000 ( Full Answer )
when you eat food, your body transforms it to chemical energy. for example, when a grape goes into your stomach, your body turns it to a type of energy. that energy is chemical energy.
Sunlight, because sun heats the grass which the grasshopper eats and get the energy from its food.
It is potential energy because if it was kinetic energy the food would burst out of the plate.
The forms of potential energy is: Gravitiational Chemical Elastic Magnetic Nuclear Forms of potential energy are stored energy as for kinetic it is motion energy.
Food provides for motion and / or temperature increase, but is not itself "hot" nor is it necessarily moving. The energy it represents is stored in chemical bonds, which can be reduced / oxidized to lower energy bonds.
Elastic potential energy (when the elastic band is stretched.) Gravitational potential energy (when an object is raised against gravity and before it is dropped it contains stored gravitational energy.) Technically, the list goes on because every type of energy is potential because it can be conver…ted to a different form of energy. This is because energy cannot be created or destroyed just put into a different form. I.E.: gravitational to kinetic ( Full Answer )
Potential energy can become kinetic energy. Then the kinetic energy can be turned into electric energy for uses of electronics.
If it were kinetic energy, your food would go shooting off the plate. It's potential.
A concentration gradient is a form of potential energy. It is anelectrochemical potential energy that is usually for an ion thatcan move across a membrane.
Energy can take two forms, scalar/potential and vector/motion. Kinetic energy is defined as a scalar energy associated with motion. Energy is W = -vh/r + cP, vh/r = mv 2 is scalar energy and cP is vector momentum (P) energy.
Potential energy is energy due to position - work done against a conservative force. Gravitational potential energy is when an object is at a higher position than it might be. In other words, energy related to the gravitational force. Chemical energy is a form of potential energy, based on the att…raction between atoms. Nuclear energy is a form of potential energy, based on the nuclear forces. ( Full Answer )
Oh my. We certainly don't want to say this: "potential: it is stored in the bonds of atoms and molecules waiting to be released." That is something you might hear in a biology class. That's where you hear that nonsense about energy being released as bonds are broken. Sorry. It takes the INPUT of ene…rgy to break bonds. No. "Chemical energy" is too broad a term. All molecules have "kinetic energy". And the "stored energy" of a system of reactants and products can increase or decrease depending upon whether the reaction is endothermic or exothermic. Check out the diagrams here: http://www.kentchemistry.com/links/Kinetâ¦ copy pasted from another yahoooer whom is a true chemist pisgahchemist. here's a link to his profile http://answers.yahoo.com/my/profile;_ylt=As9bB8lUgvfo0eH2p31QA0sExgt.;_ylv=3?show=X0e6p9Ilaa. ( Full Answer )
That is called chemical energy, which is a type of potential energy. That is called chemical energy, which is a type of potential energy. That is called chemical energy, which is a type of potential energy. That is called chemical energy, which is a type of potential energy.
No, never heard of such a comparison. Entropy is a measure of how much of the energy of a system is available *) to do work and how much of it is manifest *) as heat . *) Maybe one could say: potentially available and potentially manifest , but that is not the same as pote…ntial energy . Clausius defined the change in entropy d S of a thermodynamic system, during a reversible process, as. dS = Î´Q / T . where. Î´ Q is a small amount of heat introduced reversibly to the system, T is a constant absolute temperature . ( Full Answer )
Radiant energy is not a form of potential energy. Radiant energy is ONLY a form of kinetic energy.
Sound energy is sound energy. BUT since the sound does move, you could say it is a form of kinetic energy
The food energy that can be utilized by the eater of the food is chemical potential energy. In a food fight, when the food is propelled through the air, it temporarily acquires some kinetic energy as well, which has nothing to do with its identity as food, and can't be utilized by eating the f…ood, since it must come to rest before the eating commences. ________ All matter is made up of a combination of kinetic and potential energy. The kinetic energy that comprises your food is all the energy of motion of its molecules. The hotter your food, the faster its molecules are moving and the more kinetic energy they posess. Also, as mentioned above, if you throw your food, it will posess bulk kinetic energy. However, the majority of the energy contained within food is potential energy stored within what you could think of as unhappy chemical bonds. When you eat food, your body invests a little energy to break apart these unhappy bonds and makes new, happier bonds between the food molecules and the oxygen you breathe. When these happy bonds form, a large ammount of energy is released. Your body uses this energy for running around and having food fights. ( Full Answer )
Potential energy of a body with certain mass is proportional to the vertical position of the body with respect to the ground. Potential energy of the string is proportional to second degree of displacement from the point of equilibrium.
Reactants store Energy labeled E chem or, simply, chemical energy. The energy is stored in the bonds between the reactants, which are released when a more easily maintained bonds are formed to replace the bonds in the reactant.
Potential Energy can be measured in a variety of scenarios. For instance, the potential energy of an object increases with altitude, due to the gravitational force acting on the object and the height the object attains. As another example, a spring stores potential energy when it is stretched or com…pressed beyond its equilibrium position. ( Full Answer )
Well, gasoline and wood is both potential energy because if potental energy is something waiting to be used and gasoline and wood are objects waiting to be used. That's what they have in common
Well, apparently, it is, according to Study Island. Yeah. I just missed the question because of the previous answer on here, so I decided to change it. BUT, it is also kinetic energy since acoustic energy comes off of vibrations and moves through the air.
When potential energy turns into electrical energy which form of energy does potential first become?
Potential energy becomes static energy in the form of a difference of potential energy between two bodies, or clouds of charged particles. For instance the motion of any object against another object causes particles to become statically charged. That is potential and electrical. Once an electrical …path is found between those fields the electrical force becomes similar to kinetic force and this is current. ( Full Answer )
Food stores energy in chemical forms, and as such, holds potential energy. The body metabolizes sugar from the food we eat and converts this potential energy into kinetic energy (muscle movement), thermal energy (heat), and electrochemical energy (nerve impulses).
Yes, chemical energy is a form of potential energy. Chemical energy could be considered as potential energy stored in the bonds of a molecule. To use a single example, if we burn methane (CH 4 ) in air (with oxygen, O 2 , it it), the result will be the formation of carbon dioxide (CO 2 ) and wate…r vapor (H 2 O). The reaction will release a lot of heat (thermal energy), and that energy came from the chemical potential energy in the bonds of the methane. ( Full Answer )
both, i just had this in phisics class so i can explain: at its top point a swing has potential energy -> it has the potential to let go that energy and move when its down it has kinetic energy when between those points is has energy in the way of movement
The swing in motion has kinetic energy, while if it's at rest it has potential energy.
Because food we eat combined with the oxygen we breathe stores chemical potential energy in our bodies allowing us to keep warm and energetic hope it helped a little
"Combustion" must occur before the potential energy can be released from fossil fuels... examples of fossil fuel... gasoline and coal, both are "burned" to create their energy
Food is chemical energy. Some people have a broad definition of "potential energy" so consider this a form of potential energy.
The form of potential energy inside of a battery is electrical energy travel inside the circuit. It takes cells inside the battery don't recharge, the cells are dead.
If the bar happens to be falling off of the shelf, then it has some kinetic energy at the moment. But the only energy every realized by the customer who buys it and consumes it is the chemical potential or 'food' energy in its nutrient ingredients.
Neither. It's Chemical Energy. You respire nutrients (food) to release the chemical energy they store in them.
Yes! Because your body converts the chemical (food) into energy to be stored for when it needs is!
I assumed this question is on symbol interpretation. There are symbol on energy, for instance atom is for nuclear energy, lightning is for electricity, fire is for thermal energy, wood/plant is fuel derived from wood/plant, oil barrel for oil. From above example, wood/plant fuel is chemical poten…tial and nuclear fuel is nuclear potential energy. ( Full Answer )
Mechanical energy is the sum of potential and kinetic energy present in the components of a mechanical system.
yes because you yourself can make or create thermal and light energy. potential energy is pretty much like mechanical energy which is energy man made.
Well potential energy is energy that can be turned into kinetic energy which is energy with motion. From then on kinetic energy can turn into chemical energy like us, or mechanical that can help machines work and move.
Chemical and thermal are two types of potential energy, but light isn't because light is just basically the same as thermal energy! ==== Answer #2: If I read the first answer correctly, thermal is potential energy in the first half of the sentence, but by the second half, thermal is so …NOT potential energy that something else just like it isn't either. In MHO, heat and light are both very closely related forms of the same thing ... electromagnetic radiation ... and they're not potential energy. If they soak into something ... whether it's a solid, a liquid, or a gas ... and its temperature rises, then there's more thermal energy in there, and I guess you could say that it's potential energy, because if you play your Carnot and your Stirling right, you can use it to do work for you. ( Full Answer )
Glucose is the starting point for cellular respiration. The electrons from glucose flow through the electron transport train which runs proton pumps that phosphorylates ADP to form ATP. ATP is consumed to do work. Work is equal to negative potential energy.
That's because nuclear energy is related to the forces between the particles in the nucleus - which is exactly what potential energy is about.
We humans (as well as animals) get the energy we need from our food. This energy is stored in the food, in the form of chemical energy.
Yes. Basically, the energy in food is chemical energy, which is a type of potential energy.
Food energy is a type of chemical energy (specifically, any chemical energy that is usable for living beings). And chemical energy is the potential energy related to forces between atoms.
Potential energy is the energy that an object has due to its position in a force field or that a system has due to the configuration of its parts hence cannot be a potential energy.
Both. In forming circuit theory in the 1860s James Clerk Maxwelltreated electrostatic energy as potential and magentic energy askinetic.