*Question*:What effect does doubling an objects speed have on its Kinetic Energy?

If you double an objects speed, or velocity, you quadruple (multiply by four) its kinetic energy.

Because Kinetic Energy = 0.5 x mass x velocity squared.

*Question*:What effect does doubling an objects speed have on its Kinetic Energy?

If you double an objects speed, or velocity, you quadruple (multiply by four) its kinetic energy.

Because Kinetic Energy = 0.5 x mass x velocity squared.