Explain the significance of the law of conservation of energy.

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asked May 21, 2012 in General Chemistry by Gummmys ~Expert~ (1,105 points)

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The law of conservation of energy states that energy is neither created nor destroyed.  However, energy can change from one form to another, and flow from one object to another, but the total quantity of energy must always remain constant.
answered May 23, 2012 by kirby ~Expert~ (3,020 points)