The Energy ebook uses a variety of everyday events to explore how all forms of energy can be represented as potential or kinetic energy, how there are many forms of energy, how these forms can transfer from one form to other forms, and how the total amount of energy remains the same and is measurable when studying a closed system.
Different Kinds of Energy – Forms of energy and calculating energy
Energy Transformation – Following the energy; representing energy with numbers;
conservation of energy
Thermal Energy, Heat, and Temperature – Understanding the differences between
heat and temperature; heat transfer
Useful and Not So Useful Energy – Efficiency and entropy