# Geneva

## Area City Schools

# Chapter 15

### Chapter 15 Learning targets

**15.1 Energy and its forms**

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**I can describe the relationship between work and energy** ·

**I can relate kinetic energy to mass and speed and calculate these quantities** ·

**I can analyze how potential energy is related to an object’s position and give examples of gravitational and elastic potential energy** ·

**I can solve equations that relate an object’s gravitational potential energy to its mass and height** ·

**I can give examples of the major forms of energy and explain how each is produced**

__Energy conversion and conservation15.2__

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**I can describe conversions of energy from one form to another** ·

**I can state and apply the law of conservation of energy** ·

**I can analyze how energy is conserved in conversions between kinetic and potential energy and solve equations that equate initial energy to final energy** ·

**I can describe the relationship between energy and mass and calculate how much energy is equivalent to a given mass**