Can a stationery object have energy?

Asked by  | 5th Dec, 2008, 05:30: PM

Expert Answer:

Yes,stationary objects have energy.They may have potential Energy, chemical energy , electrostatic energy (if  charged)  and many more. Kinetic Energy is the energy which is due to motion.Hence, a stationary object does not possess kinetic energy but can have other types of energies.

Answered by  | 6th Dec, 2008, 05:37: PM

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