Related Topics:1. Energy is a physical quantity that follows precise natural laws.5. Energy decisions are influenced by economic, political, environmental, and social factors.6. The amount of energy used by human society depends on many factors.4. Various sources of energy are used to power human activities.
Associated Grade Levels:9-1011-12Public
1.1 Energy is a quantity that is transferred from system to system.
1.4 Energy available to do useful work decreases as it is transferred from system to system.
1.6 Chemical and nuclear reactions involve transfer and transformation of energy.
4.2 Humans use of energy is subject to limits and constraints.
4.4 Humans transport energy from place to place.
4.5 Humans generate electricity in multiple ways.
4.6 Humans intentionally store energy for later use in a number of different ways.
4.7 Different sources of energy and different ways energy is transformed, transported, and stored.
5.2 Energy infrastructure has inertia.
6.5 Social and technological innovation affects the amount of energy used by human society.
6.8 Amount of energy used can be calculated and monitored.