An example of potential energy is the switch of a home voltage. Other examples are water stored in seas or rivers, the heavy ball of a demolition machine when held in an elevated position or a compressed spring. Potential energy refers to energy stored at some point to be reused later.
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Last edited at 7:21AM on 11/9/2012
like lets say that you have a car and you stop moving it and then you just went and left it there it something like the energy.. or if you like have a can of food and you just sit some where and then some one just leave it alone and them it gone the next day your are looking for it