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5-Acceleration/Velocity

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change in position
motion
how far object has moved
distance
distance and direction from a starting point
displacement
distance an object travels in a given time
speed
change over time
rate
distance/time
speed formula
doesn't change
constant speed
changes
changing speed
speed of motion when speed is changing
average speed
speed at a certain time
instantaneous speed
speed and direction of an object's motion
velocity
motion of Earth's crust
very very very slow
change in velocity
acceleration
speed is increasing
positive acceleration
speed is decreasing
negative acceleration
change in velocity/time
acceleration formula
final velocity - initial velocity
change in velocity
meters per second
unit for acceleration
push or pull on an object
force
combination of two or more forces
net force
equal in size, opposite in direction
balanced forces
resistance to any change in motion
inertia
greater inertia
greater mass
inertia
Newton's First Law