Is E=mc2 the potential energy of a mass m? Is it the maximum energy such a mass can have? What is the correct term used to denote E in this context?(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({});

For example, if an object is travelling at 10% of the speed of light, could one say it has a kinetic energy of 0.5 x m x 0.1² = 1/200th of its "maximum energy"?

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# What is the correct term for the energy represented by E=mc2

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