What is KINETIC ENERGY?

You may have been told by your physics teacher that kinetic energy is the energy associated with motion. Let’s just put this definition into business form:

KE-formula

It’s defined as strange as that because that formula is derived from the description of work and the description of instantaneous speed.


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See Related Topics: ENERGY, GRAVITATIONAL POTENTIAL ENERGY, WORK, ENERGY CONSERVATION, POWER, SAMPLE PROBLEMS – WORK, ENERGY & POWER

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