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AP Physics 1 - Kinematics
Position
Path Length
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.
Path Length
How far an object actually moves
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AP Physics 1
First kinematics equation ... (constant a…
Second kinematics equation ... (constant…
Third kinematics equation ... (constant a…
Fourth Kinematics Equation... (constant…
*speed up or slow down... *acceleration is how quickly velocity…
*speed up or slow down... *most often used for projectile motion
*speed up or slow down... m/s... m... m/s/s
*speed up or slow down... meters... m/s... seconds
First kinematics equation ... (constant a…
*speed up or slow down... *acceleration is how quickly velocity…
Second kinematics equation ... (constant…
*speed up or slow down... *most often used for projectile motion
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Physics AP Symbols
mass
velocity
acceleration
momentum
m
v
a
p
mass
m
velocity
v
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AP Physics 1 Equations
Definition of Average Velocity
Definition of Acceleration
Velocity of an Object as a Function of…
Displacement of an Object as a Functio…
∆x = Change in Distance... t = Elapsed Time
∆v = Change in Velocity... t = Time
v₀ = Initial Velocity... a = Acceleration... t = Time
v₀ = Initial Velocity... t = Time... a = Acceleration
Definition of Average Velocity
∆x = Change in Distance... t = Elapsed Time
Definition of Acceleration
∆v = Change in Velocity... t = Time
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AP Physics C Mechanics
First kinematics equation, no displacm…
Second kinematics equation, no final v…
Third kinematics equation, no time
Calculus: relations between position a…
First kinematics equation, no displacm…
Second kinematics equation, no final v…
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AP Physics C Mechanics
First kinematics equation, no displacm…
Second kinematics equation, no final v…
Third kinematics equation, no time
Calculus: relations between position a…
First kinematics equation, no displacm…
Second kinematics equation, no final v…
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AP Physics Equations
Definition of Average Velocity
Definition of Acceleration
Velocity of an Object as a Function of…
Displacement of an Object as a Functio…
∆x = Change in Distance... t = Elapsed Time
∆v = Change in Velocity... t = Time
v₀ = Initial Velocity... a = Acceleration... t = Time
v₀ = Initial Velocity... t = Time... a = Acceleration
Definition of Average Velocity
∆x = Change in Distance... t = Elapsed Time
Definition of Acceleration
∆v = Change in Velocity... t = Time
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AP Physics C Mechanics
Dot Product
Cross Product
average velocity
First kinematics equation (constant ac…
multiply parallel vectors then add for SCALAR answer=56 Joules
use matrix to multiple perpendicular vectors to get a vector…
average velocity is the slope of the secant line
This is also average acceleration (slope of the second line o…
Dot Product
multiply parallel vectors then add for SCALAR answer=56 Joules
Cross Product
use matrix to multiple perpendicular vectors to get a vector…
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AP PHYSICS
inertial mass
space
time
2.2
a measure of how well an object can resist a change to its mo…
represents the position or volume which an object physically…
represents what a clock would read
1 kg=__ lbs
inertial mass
a measure of how well an object can resist a change to its mo…
space
represents the position or volume which an object physically…
AP Physics Chapter 1
Displacement
Displacement Formula; SI Unit= Meters
Distance
Vector
A change in position; not always equal to the distance traveled
Final Position-Initial Position
The magnitude or size of displacement between two positions
Any quantity with magnitude and direction
Displacement
A change in position; not always equal to the distance traveled
Displacement Formula; SI Unit= Meters
Final Position-Initial Position
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AP Physics 1- All Formulas
Average Speed is
An object Accelerates if
Subtracting a vector is the same as
The direction of the average accelerat…
Total Distance / Total Time (Disp,Vel, Acc Q1)
it changes velocity and/or direction (Disp,Vel, Acc Q2)
adding its opposite (Vectors in 2 Dimensions Q4)
the direction of the change(difference vf - vi) of the veloci…
Average Speed is
Total Distance / Total Time (Disp,Vel, Acc Q1)
An object Accelerates if
it changes velocity and/or direction (Disp,Vel, Acc Q2)
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AP Physics
Under what condition is average veloci…
If the velocity of an object is zero a…
A vector has, by definition, both ____…
scalar quantity
The acceleration is constant.
false
magnitude
speed, distance
Under what condition is average veloci…
The acceleration is constant.
If the velocity of an object is zero a…
false
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AP Physics
solid
liquid
gas
fluids
maintains fixed shape and size; does not change in shape or v…
does not maintain fixed shape; takes shape of container; not…
has neither fixed shape or volume; expands to fill container;…
gases and liquids (do not maintain fixed shape and have the a…
solid
maintains fixed shape and size; does not change in shape or v…
liquid
does not maintain fixed shape; takes shape of container; not…
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Physics AP
Force
Applied
Normal Force
Static Friction
A push or pull on an object
scientific study that aims to solve practical problems
the force perpendicular to a surface that prevents an object…
Friction that acts on objects that are not moving
Force
A push or pull on an object
Applied
scientific study that aims to solve practical problems
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AP Physics 1 - Forces - Calculated
4050 N
zero
the object with the greater mass will…
6.00 m/s*s
in the free-body diagram shown above, which of the following…
a car goes forward along a level road at constant velocity. t…
according to Newton's second law, when the same force is appl…
an airplane with a mass of 1.20x10^4 kg tows a glider with a…
4050 N
in the free-body diagram shown above, which of the following…
zero
a car goes forward along a level road at constant velocity. t…
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AP Physics
Vector
Scalar
Displacement
Two-Dimensional Vectors
A quantity that involves both magnitude and direction.
A quantity that does not involve direction.
A net distance traveled including direction; An objects chang…
Vectors that lie flat in a plane and can be written as the su…
Vector
A quantity that involves both magnitude and direction.
Scalar
A quantity that does not involve direction.
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AP Physics
Gravitational force equation
Hawking radiation
Equation Of energy
Real matter makes up
How black holes destroy Them sleves
1.89%
Gravitational force equation
Hawking radiation
How black holes destroy Them sleves
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AP/IB Physics terms
pico-
nano-
micro-
milli-
10^-12 ; p
10^-9 ; n
10^-6 ; µ
10^-3 ; m
pico-
10^-12 ; p
nano-
10^-9 ; n
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AP Physics C Mechanics: Equations
First kinematics equation, no displacm…
Second kinematics equation, no final v…
Third kinematics equation, no time
Calculus: relations between position a…
First kinematics equation, no displacm…
Second kinematics equation, no final v…
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AP Physics C Electricity & Magnetism
Definition of Current
Coulomb's Law
Electric Field of a Point Charge
Definition of Electric Field
Definition of Current
Coulomb's Law
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AP Physics 2 Fundamentals
Av... V/t
weight of displaced fluid
P+ρgh+½ρv² = constant
height of liquid
Write two equations for flow rate of a liquid.
Buoyant force is dependent on:
Write Bernoulli's Equation.
The hydrostatic pressure at some point below the surface of a…
Av... V/t
Write two equations for flow rate of a liquid.
weight of displaced fluid
Buoyant force is dependent on:
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AP Physics Dynamics
Force
Net Force
Weight
Force of Friction
Anything that causes an object to move; push or pull
The total amount of force acting on an object.
How much an object weighs; describes how gravity pulls on a g…
A retarding (slowing) force that acts on an object opposite t…
Force
Anything that causes an object to move; push or pull
Net Force
The total amount of force acting on an object.
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AP Physics 1
First kinematics equation ... (constant a…
Second kinematics equation ... (constant…
Third kinematics equation ... (constant a…
Fourth Kinematics Equation... (constant…
*speed up or slow down... *acceleration is how quickly velocity…
*speed up or slow down... *most often used for projectile motion
*speed up or slow down... m/s... m... m/s/s
*speed up or slow down... meters... m/s... seconds
First kinematics equation ... (constant a…
*speed up or slow down... *acceleration is how quickly velocity…
Second kinematics equation ... (constant…
*speed up or slow down... *most often used for projectile motion
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AP Physics C Electricity & Magnetism
Definition of Current
Coulomb's Law
Electric Field of a Point Charge
Definition of Electric Field
Definition of Current
Coulomb's Law
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AP Physics Kinematics
Position
Speed
Acceleration
Displacement
Place where an object is
The rate of change of position of an object.
Rate of change of velocity over time.
The distance between two different positions; ex: Point A is…
Position
Place where an object is
Speed
The rate of change of position of an object.
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AP Physics Chapter 11
simple harmonic motion (SHM)
simple harmonic oscillator (SHO)
the displacement is not too great
sum of the kinetic and potential energ…
any vibrating system for which the restoring force is directl…
a vibrating system for which the restoring force is directly…
most solid materials stretch or compress according to F = kx…
The total mechanical energy E of a mass-spring system is the.…
simple harmonic motion (SHM)
any vibrating system for which the restoring force is directl…
simple harmonic oscillator (SHO)
a vibrating system for which the restoring force is directly…
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AP Physics Momentum/Impulse
Momentum
Impulse
Elastic collision
Inelastic collision
Mass times velocity
The amount of force acting on an object times the time interv…
When the kinetic energy of two colliding object's is conserved
Two colliding objects stick together to become one; kinetic e…
Momentum
Mass times velocity
Impulse
The amount of force acting on an object times the time interv…
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AP Physics 1 Fundamentals
45 kg
change in velocity
Fg sin (theta)
fg cos (theta)
What is the mass of a block with a weight of 450 N?
What is the definition of acceleration?
Which component of Fg is always parallel to the ramp?
Which component of Fg is always perpendicular to the ramp?
45 kg
What is the mass of a block with a weight of 450 N?
change in velocity
What is the definition of acceleration?
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AP Physics Force Vocab
Applied Force (F-app)
Tension Force (Ft)
Normal Force (F-norm)
Air Resistance Force (F-air)
A force that is applied to an object by a person or another o…
The force that is transmitted through a STRING, ROPE, CABLE o…
The support force exerted upon an object that is in contact w…
A special type of frictional force that acts upon objects as…
Applied Force (F-app)
A force that is applied to an object by a person or another o…
Tension Force (Ft)
The force that is transmitted through a STRING, ROPE, CABLE o…
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Physics AP Units
mass
velocity
acceleration
momentum
kg
m/s
m/s² (acceleration)
kgm/s
mass
kg
velocity
m/s
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Forces- Pre AP Physics
Net Force
Tension
Weight
Frictional Force
net force is the remaining force that produces any accelerati…
the pulling force transmitted axially by means of a string, c…
the force of gravity on the object and may be defined as the…
a force that is created whenever two surfaces move or try to…
Net Force
net force is the remaining force that produces any accelerati…
Tension
the pulling force transmitted axially by means of a string, c…
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AP Physics C Mechanics
First kinematics equation, no displacm…
Second kinematics equation, no final v…
Third kinematics equation, no time
Calculus: relations between position a…
First kinematics equation, no displacm…
Second kinematics equation, no final v…
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AP Physics 1 Kinematics Review - Calculated
0.2 m/s*s
2.0 m/s
-1 m/s*s between 6 and 8 seconds
increases from 1 m/s to 4 m/s
The graph in figure 4-3 shows an acceleration of
the initial speed (Vo) shown in figure 4-3 is
the acceleration of the object in figure 4-2 is
between two and three seconds, the speed of the object shown…
0.2 m/s*s
The graph in figure 4-3 shows an acceleration of
2.0 m/s
the initial speed (Vo) shown in figure 4-3 is
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AP Physics C Mechanics
First kinematics equation, no displacm…
Second kinematics equation, no final v…
Third kinematics equation, no time
Calculus: relations between position a…
First kinematics equation, no displacm…
Second kinematics equation, no final v…
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AP Physics Equations
Definition of Average Velocity
Definition of Acceleration
Velocity of an Object as a Function of…
Displacement of an Object as a Functio…
∆x = Change in Distance... t = Elapsed Time
∆v = Change in Velocity... t = Time
v₀ = Initial Velocity... a = Acceleration... t = Time
v₀ = Initial Velocity... t = Time... a = Acceleration
Definition of Average Velocity
∆x = Change in Distance... t = Elapsed Time
Definition of Acceleration
∆v = Change in Velocity... t = Time
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AP Physics--Cumulative Formulas
quadratic equation
kinematic equation #1
kinematic equation #2
kinematic equation #3
v = v0 + at (often just v = at)
x = x0 + v0t + 1/2 a t^2 (often just x = 1/2 a t^2)
v^2 = v0^2 + 2a(x - x0) (often just v^2 = 2a*d)
quadratic equation
kinematic equation #1
v = v0 + at (often just v = at)
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AP Physics Formulas
Force of Friction
First kinematic equation
Second kinematic equation
Third kinematic equation
Force of Friction
First kinematic equation
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AP Physics
Vector
Scalar
Equal vectors
Vector addition (Geometric)
Both magnitude and director
Does not involve direction
Same magnitude ... Same direction
Tail of the first to the head of the last
Vector
Both magnitude and director
Scalar
Does not involve direction
AP Physics
Significant Figures
Directly Proportional
Inversely Proportional
Base Units of SI
Significant figures allow us to communicate quantitative info…
A relationship in which quantities change by the same factor
A relationship in which one factor is affected inversely comp…
Meter (m) Length... Kilogram (kg) Mass... Second (s) Time... Ampere (A…
Significant Figures
Significant figures allow us to communicate quantitative info…
Directly Proportional
A relationship in which quantities change by the same factor
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AP Physics 1 - Rotation
Translational Motion
Rotational Motion
Angular Displacement
Angular Velocity
Type of motion where an object starts at one point and moves…
Type of motion where an object "spins in place".
A measure of the amount of radians that an object rotates thr…
A speed of rotation measured in radians/second.
Translational Motion
Type of motion where an object starts at one point and moves…
Rotational Motion
Type of motion where an object "spins in place".
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AP physics
a
b
g
d
Alpha... A (upper case) a (lower case)
Beta ... B capital or ---) lower case
Gamma ... low case ---)... upper case (2nd image)
delta... capital and then lower case
a
Alpha... A (upper case) a (lower case)
b
Beta ... B capital or ---) lower case
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AP Physics B Formulas
Force of Friction
First kinematic equation
Second kinematic equation
Third kinematic equation
Force of Friction
First kinematic equation
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AP Physics 1 Kinematics Review - Calculated
0.2 m/s*s
2.0 m/s
-1 m/s*s between 6 and 8 seconds
increases from 1 m/s to 4 m/s
The graph in figure 4-3 shows an acceleration of
the initial speed (Vo) shown in figure 4-3 is
the acceleration of the object in figure 4-2 is
between two and three seconds, the speed of the object shown…
0.2 m/s*s
The graph in figure 4-3 shows an acceleration of
2.0 m/s
the initial speed (Vo) shown in figure 4-3 is
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AP physics 1 exam review
Freely falling objects (w/o friction)…
An object thrown upward reaches its ma…
the slope of the _____ vs.______ curve…
the slope of the velocity vs. time cur…
fall at the same rate, F=mg (g=10)
its velocity reaches zero
position, time
acceleration
Freely falling objects (w/o friction)…
fall at the same rate, F=mg (g=10)
An object thrown upward reaches its ma…
its velocity reaches zero
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AP Physics
distance
velocity
average velocity
average speed
length object traveled
the slope of a position-time graph
displacement/time
distance/time
distance
length object traveled
velocity
the slope of a position-time graph
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AP Physics
Newton's 1st Law of Motion
Newton's 2nd Law of Motion
Newton's 3rd Law of Motion
Vf=V0+at
An object doesn't change velocity unless acted upon by a force
F=ma or a=F/m... acceleration is proportional to force and inver…
Every action has an equal and opposite reaction
Vf is final velocity... V0 is initial velocity... a is acceleration…
Newton's 1st Law of Motion
An object doesn't change velocity unless acted upon by a force
Newton's 2nd Law of Motion
F=ma or a=F/m... acceleration is proportional to force and inver…
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AP Physics
Force Pushing on Box (lawnmower) vs Fo…
Linear vs Angular symbols... x... v... a... m... F... P…
Kinds of Centripetal Forces
Gravitational Force
Pushing is heavier (N=W+FpSin0)... Pulling is lighter (N=W-FpSin0)
0... w (radians per second)... α... I (moment of inertia)... T... L (Iw)
Friction, gravity, tension, normal, electromagnetic
F= Gm₁m₂/r²
Force Pushing on Box (lawnmower) vs Fo…
Pushing is heavier (N=W+FpSin0)... Pulling is lighter (N=W-FpSin0)
Linear vs Angular symbols... x... v... a... m... F... P…
0... w (radians per second)... α... I (moment of inertia)... T... L (Iw)
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AP Physics: 10: Thermal Physics
Heat
Thermal (Energy)
Temperature
Fahrenheit (°F)
___ is thermal energy that's transmitted from one body to ano…
___ is the energy an object possesses due to the random motio…
___ is the measure of an object's thermal energy, which is th…
in the United States, temperature is commonly expressed in de…
Heat
___ is thermal energy that's transmitted from one body to ano…
Thermal (Energy)
___ is the energy an object possesses due to the random motio…
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AP Physics 1 Chapter 2
0.2 m/s*s
2.0 m/s
-1 m/s*s between 6 and 8 seconds
increases from 1 m/s to 4 m/s
The graph in figure 4-3 shows an acceleration of
the initial speed (Vo) shown in figure 4-3 is
the acceleration of the object in figure 4-2 is
between two and three seconds, the speed of the object shown…
0.2 m/s*s
The graph in figure 4-3 shows an acceleration of
2.0 m/s
the initial speed (Vo) shown in figure 4-3 is
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AP physics
Meter
Speed
1Horsepower
Philosophy
3.281ft
Distance traveled/time
746watts
Search for knowledge or wisdom
Meter
3.281ft
Speed
Distance traveled/time
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