Graphing Energy Conversions. All Energy is the ability to do work – we just have different clues to keep track of!. Gravitational PE Height above ground Elastic PE Stretching or Compression Chemical PE Food (not yet eaten) Gasoline (not yet burned) Battery (not yet used).
Graphing Energy Conversions
Any time an object has height above a reference point.
Can have Kinetic Energy at the same time.
PE & KE