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Problem: Which of the following is an example of potential rather than kinetic energy?(a) light flashes emitted by a firefly(b) a molecule of glucose(c) a crawling beetle foraging for food(d) water rushing over Niagara Falls

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We are required to differentiate between potential and kinetic energy. 

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Which of the following is an example of potential rather than kinetic energy?

(a) light flashes emitted by a firefly
(b) a molecule of glucose
(c) a crawling beetle foraging for food
(d) water rushing over Niagara Falls

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