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401K

Associate's Degree

Account Number

Annual Percentage Rate

A retirement account offered through an employer, where an emp…

A degree granted after two years of study, often by a communit…

Each bank account has a unique account number. The account num…

Another name for the interest rate charged on the balance of a…

401K

A retirement account offered through an employer, where an emp…

Associate's Degree

A degree granted after two years of study, often by a communit…

Why is finding an answer to nature's my…

Systems capable of probing the cosmos f…

Why is the exploration of space a consi…

What is one possible engineering soluti…

Because answers would not only advance the understanding of li…

one of engineering's grandest challenges

Long-distance human space flight faces numerous obstacles, fro…

One line of research, for example, envisions a set of connecte…

Why is finding an answer to nature's my…

Because answers would not only advance the understanding of li…

Systems capable of probing the cosmos f…

one of engineering's grandest challenges

The force of gravity on you is greatest…

A supplier wants to make a profit by bu…

The gravitational field strength at the…

If the radius of the Earth decreased wi…

On earth's surface

Disregard altitude because it has a negligible effect

Zero

Increase

The force of gravity on you is greatest…

On earth's surface

A supplier wants to make a profit by bu…

Disregard altitude because it has a negligible effect

Position

Distance

Displacement

Speed

Where an object is, in terms of a well-chosen origin.

How far an object actually moves

An object's change in position

How fast... Always positive

Position

Where an object is, in terms of a well-chosen origin.

Distance

How far an object actually moves

Position

Distance

Displacement

Speed

Where an object is, in terms of a well-chosen origin.

How far an object actually moves

An object's change in position

How fast... Always positive

Position

Where an object is, in terms of a well-chosen origin.

Distance

How far an object actually moves

Parsec

Observable Universe

Inflation

Cosmic Microwave Background

unit of length used to measure large distances to objects outs…

All space we can see before the Big Bang

Theory according to which the universe underwent extremely rap…

Thermal radiation left over from time of recombination in Big…

Parsec

unit of length used to measure large distances to objects outs…

Observable Universe

All space we can see before the Big Bang

Force

Net Force

Newtons

Inertia

Any push or pull on an object

A combination of all forces acting on an object

The measurement for force

A tendency of an objects to resist changes in velocity. Its th…

Force

Any push or pull on an object

Net Force

A combination of all forces acting on an object

What best explains the gravitational fo…

The gravitational force of attraction b…

If Spacecraft X has 2x the mass of Spac…

Each of four satellites makes a circula…

The satellite's gravitational force will pull in the gravitati…

doubling the mass of both objects.

I and II only.

B. m, 1/2 R

What best explains the gravitational fo…

The satellite's gravitational force will pull in the gravitati…

The gravitational force of attraction b…

doubling the mass of both objects.

THE SPHERICAL EARTH

MOTIONS OF THE EARTH

MODELS OF THE UNIVERSE

GALILEO'S ASTRONOMICAL OBSERVATIONS

Babylonians, Pythagoras, Plato, Aristotle, Eratosthenes

Axial Precession, Annual Motion, Diurnal Motion

Eudoxus, Aristotle, Aristarchus, Ptolemy, Copernicus, Tycho, K…

Lunar Craters, Phases of Venus, Moons of Jupiter, Sunspots/Sol…

THE SPHERICAL EARTH

Babylonians, Pythagoras, Plato, Aristotle, Eratosthenes

MOTIONS OF THE EARTH

Axial Precession, Annual Motion, Diurnal Motion

Botany

Andreas Vesalius

Physiology

William Harvey

The study of plants.

A Flemish surgeon who is considered the father of modern anato…

Study of the functions an organism performs.

Discovered the circulation of blood and the role of the heart…

Botany

The study of plants.

Andreas Vesalius

A Flemish surgeon who is considered the father of modern anato…

Current

Resistance

Resistivity

Voltage

flow of positive charge per second. units are amperes (coulomb…

how difficult it is for charge to flow through a circuit eleme…

implies what resistance would be of a particular amount of a p…

electrical potential energy per unit charge

Current

flow of positive charge per second. units are amperes (coulomb…

Resistance

how difficult it is for charge to flow through a circuit eleme…

Relationship between force and accelera…

Relationship between mass and accelerat…

Newton's second law

SOH CAH TOA

-Acceleration is directly proportional to force ... -Acceleration…

-Acceleration is inversely proportional to an object's mass... -…

Fx= F1+F2+F3=ma/0... Fy= F1+F2+F3=ma/0... When to use zero or ma:... U…

-How to determine whether the use sine or cosine:... Use cosine f…

Relationship between force and accelera…

-Acceleration is directly proportional to force ... -Acceleration…

Relationship between mass and accelerat…

-Acceleration is inversely proportional to an object's mass... -…

Pythagoras

Eratosthenes

precession

Precession of Equinoxes

Started the idea of a spherical earth

calculated the circumference of the earth with a stick

Change in the rotational axis of any rotating body

Change in orientation of the earth's axis (clockwise to cc and…

Pythagoras

Started the idea of a spherical earth

Eratosthenes

calculated the circumference of the earth with a stick

Newtons 1st Law

Newtons 2nd Law

Newtons 3rd Law

Conservation of Mechanical Energy

An object will contiue in its state of motion unless conpelled…

When one force acts on another. F=ma

To every actions there is an equal but opposite reaction. ... F(1…

The sum if an objects kinetic and potential engeries is called…

Newtons 1st Law

An object will contiue in its state of motion unless conpelled…

Newtons 2nd Law

When one force acts on another. F=ma

1st Law

2nd Law

3rd Law

Inertia

An object in motion will stay in motion, an object at rest wil…

A net force will cause a mass to accelerate. This (acceleratio…

For every force there is another force, equal in magnitude and…

The tendency of an object to keep doing what its doing

1st Law

An object in motion will stay in motion, an object at rest wil…

2nd Law

A net force will cause a mass to accelerate. This (acceleratio…

Newton's First Law

Newton's Second Law

Newton's Third Law

Kepler's First Law

Each object continues in its state of rest, or of uniform velo…

The acceleration of an object is directly proportional to the…

Whenever one object exerts a force on a second object, the sec…

The path of each planet around the sun is an ellipse with the…

Newton's First Law

Each object continues in its state of rest, or of uniform velo…

Newton's Second Law

The acceleration of an object is directly proportional to the…

Position

Distance

Displacement

Speed

Where an object is, in terms of a well-chosen origin.

How far an object actually moves

An object's change in position

How fast... Always positive

Position

Where an object is, in terms of a well-chosen origin.

Distance

How far an object actually moves

Newton's First Law of Motion (Law of In…

Newton's Second Law of Motion

Newton's Third Law of Motion

1st simple

Everybody continues in its state of rest or of uniform speed i…

The acceleration of an object is directly proportional to the…

Whenever one object exerts a force on a second object, the sec…

You keep the same constant velocity (rest or moving) until an…

Newton's First Law of Motion (Law of In…

Everybody continues in its state of rest or of uniform speed i…

Newton's Second Law of Motion

The acceleration of an object is directly proportional to the…

Triboelectric effect/Law of charges

Conductors vs. insulators

Electric Charge:

Electric Current:

-opposite charges attract, same charges repel... -balloon with n…

-conductor- electrons move about freely ... -net positive/negati…

(Q) exists due to excess or deficient electrons on an object;…

(l) flow of positive charge per seconds; unit ampere

Triboelectric effect/Law of charges

-opposite charges attract, same charges repel... -balloon with n…

Conductors vs. insulators

-conductor- electrons move about freely ... -net positive/negati…

Natural state of an object

Forces

Newton's First Law of Motion

Properties of Forces

When it is free of external influences, therefore, uniform mot…

Influences that lead to deviations in uniform motion

Consider an object with no force acting on it. If it is at res…

•a push or a pull... •a force acts on an object... •every force has…

Natural state of an object

When it is free of external influences, therefore, uniform mot…

Forces

Influences that lead to deviations in uniform motion

Position

Distance

Displacement

Speed

Where an object is, in terms of a well-chosen origin.

How far an object actually moves

An object's change in position

How fast... Always positive

Position

Where an object is, in terms of a well-chosen origin.

Distance

How far an object actually moves

First Law

Second Law

Third Law

Aristotle

An object at rest stays at rest and an object in motion remain…

When a net external force acts on an object, that object accel…

When two objects interact with each other they exert equal in…

Forces are necessary to have motion; take those forces away an…

First Law

An object at rest stays at rest and an object in motion remain…

Second Law

When a net external force acts on an object, that object accel…

Heat

Work

Temperature

Internal energy

Transfer of energy due to a difference in temperature

Transfer of energy that is not due to a temperature difference

Measurement of the kinetic energy of the system

Sum total of all the energy of the molecules of the system

Heat

Transfer of energy due to a difference in temperature

Work

Transfer of energy that is not due to a temperature difference