Kinetic energy is the energy that a body possesses when in motion.

Kinetic energy:

$\overline{){\mathbf{K}}{\mathbf{=}}\frac{\mathbf{1}}{\mathbf{2}}{{\mathbf{mv}}}^{{\mathbf{2}}}}$

On the other hand, potential energy is the energy that a body posses due to its position.

Which property of potential energy distinguishes it from kinetic energy?

a. mass

b. shape and position

c. force

d. work and power

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