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Energy flow chart

  1. Feb 8, 2014 #1
    1. The problem statement, all variables and given/known data
    Create an energy flow chart that has ends up transfering to a human, computer, lights (ceiling lights), and a ball. State what kind of transfer is going on and how it is transferred (verb).




    3. The attempt at a solution

    So far I have

    Sun---light energy, plant absorbs--> Plant---Chemical energy, Fossilized---> Coal

    The next one would be factory, but I do not know what kind of energy transfer or what kind of verb (processed?). I need at least 10 links that end up with human, computer, light, ball
     
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  3. Feb 8, 2014 #2
  4. Feb 8, 2014 #3
    badfs
     
  5. Feb 9, 2014 #4
    A factory combusts (burns) coal, which creates what?
     
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