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.7. The quality of life of individuals and societies is affected by energy choices.4. Various sources of energy are used to power human activities.
Associated Grade Levels:9-1011-12Public
6.8 Amount of energy used can be calculated and monitored.
1.1 Energy is a quantity that is transferred from system to system.
5.1 Decisions concerning the use of energy resources are made at many levels.
5.4 Energy decisions are influenced by economic factors.
7.3 Environmental quality is impacted by energy choices.
5.7 Energy decisions are influenced by social factors.
1.5 Energy comes in different forms and can be divided into categories.
6.6 Behavior and design affect the amount of energy used by human society.
7.4 Increasing demand for and limited supplies of fossil fuels affects quality of life.
4.1 Humans transfer and transform energy from the environment into forms useful for human endeavors
7.1 Economic security is impacted by energy choices.
4.6 Humans intentionally store energy for later use in a number of different ways.
1.8 Power is a measure of energy transfer rate.
4.2 Humans use of energy is subject to limits and constraints.
5.5 Energy decisions are influenced by political factors.
1.3 Energy is neither created nor destroyed.
5.2 Energy infrastructure has inertia.
6.7 Products and services carry with them embedded energy.
7.2 National security is impacted by energy choices.
4.7 Different sources of energy and different ways energy is transformed, transported, and stored.
5.3 Energy decisions can be made using a systems-based approach.
4.4 Humans transport energy from place to place.
5.6 Energy decisions are influenced by environmental factors.
1.6 Chemical and nuclear reactions involve transfer and transformation of energy.