# Study sets matching "ap physics"

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Translational Motion

Rotational Motion

Angular Displacement

Angular Velocity

Type of motion where an object starts at one point and moves t…

Type of motion where an object "spins in place".

A measure of the amount of radians that an object rotates thro…

A speed of rotation measured in radians/second.

Translational Motion

Type of motion where an object starts at one point and moves t…

Rotational Motion

Type of motion where an object "spins in place".

IV

II

4.0 m/s/s

downward graph with a slope of -10 and…

in the figure above, which diagram represents the vector subtr…

in the figure above, which diagram represents the vector addit…

an object is released from rest on a planet that has no atmosp…

a projectile is fired with the initial velocity vo at angle th…

IV

in the figure above, which diagram represents the vector subtr…

II

in the figure above, which diagram represents the vector addit…

Linear Momentum

Impulse

Perfectly elastic collision

Perfectly inelastic collision

The quantity of motion of a moving body. Vector quantity. For…

The amount of force acting on an object times the time in whic…

Two objects collide and conserve their Kinetic Energy & moment…

Two colliding objects stick together to become one; momentum i…

Linear Momentum

The quantity of motion of a moving body. Vector quantity. For…

Impulse

The amount of force acting on an object times the time in whic…

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 change…

Vectors that lie flat in a plane and can be written as the sum…

Vector

A quantity that involves both magnitude and direction.

Scalar

A quantity that does not involve direction.

IV

II

4.0 m/s*s

downward graph and straight across graph

in the figure above, which diagram represents the vector subtr…

in the figure above, which diagram represents the vector addit…

an object is released from rest on a planet that has no atmosp…

a projectile is fired with the initial velocity Vo at angle th…

IV

in the figure above, which diagram represents the vector subtr…

II

in the figure above, which diagram represents the vector addit…

Thermodynamics

Zeroth law of thermodynamics

Temperature

Heat

Flow of energy in the universe, as the flow relates to work, h…

Objects are in thermal equilibrium when they are at the same t…

A physical property of matter that relates the average kinetic…

The transfer of thermal energy from a hotter object(higher tem…

Thermodynamics

Flow of energy in the universe, as the flow relates to work, h…

Zeroth law of thermodynamics

Objects are in thermal equilibrium when they are at the same t…

4050 N

zero

the object with the greater mass will e…

6.00 m/s*s

in the free-body diagram shown above, which of the following i…

a car goes forward along a level road at constant velocity. th…

according to Newton's second law, when the same force is appli…

an airplane with a mass of 1.20x10^4 kg tows a glider with a m…

4050 N

in the free-body diagram shown above, which of the following i…

zero

a car goes forward along a level road at constant velocity. th…

work

what type of product is work

work is positive if force and displacem…

work is negative if force and displacem…

energy transferred by a force through a distance

scalar

in the same direction

opposite directions

work

energy transferred by a force through a distance

what type of product is work

scalar

Inertia

Newton

Reaction

Law of Inertia

The property of a body by which it remains at rest or continue…

A SI ( International System ) unit of force equivalent to the…

An equal but opposite force exerted by a body when a force act…

An object will keep doing whatever it is doing, whether it's s…

Inertia

The property of a body by which it remains at rest or continue…

Newton

A SI ( International System ) unit of force equivalent to the…

average speed

average velocity

coordinate system

delta, ∆

how fast an object is moving; is the absolute value of the slo…

the change in position, divided by the time during which the c…

a system used to describe motion that gives the zero point loc…

change in, final minus initial

average speed

how fast an object is moving; is the absolute value of the slo…

average velocity

the change in position, divided by the time during which the c…

Frame of Reference

Distance

Displacement

Speed

point from which ALL measurements are made.... EX: Grid System

symbol= x or y... units= m... Total length traveled. A "scalar" = a…

symbol= x or y... units= m... Straight line length measured from st…

symbol= v... units= m/s... speed= distance / time... a scalar always…

Frame of Reference

point from which ALL measurements are made.... EX: Grid System

Distance

symbol= x or y... units= m... Total length traveled. A "scalar" = a…

First kinematics equation ... (constant ac…

Second kinematics equation ... (constant a…

Third kinematics equation ... (constant ac…

Fourth Kinematics Equation... (constant a…

*speed up or slow down... *acceleration is how quickly velocity c…

*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 ac…

*speed up or slow down... *acceleration is how quickly velocity c…

Second kinematics equation ... (constant a…

*speed up or slow down... *most often used for projectile motion

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 change…

Vectors that lie flat in a plane and can be written as the sum…

Vector

A quantity that involves both magnitude and direction.

Scalar

A quantity that does not involve direction.

Final Velocity

position

Final Velocity Squared

Newton's Second Law

This equation shows how to calculate the final velocity "v"of…

This equation shows how to calculate the final position "x" ba…

This equation shows how to calculate the square of the final v…

This equation shows how to calculate the net force acting ON a…

Final Velocity

This equation shows how to calculate the final velocity "v"of…

position

This equation shows how to calculate the final position "x" ba…

First kinematics equation ... (constant ac…

Second kinematics equation ... (constant a…

Third kinematics equation ... (constant ac…

Fourth Kinematics Equation... (constant a…

*speed up or slow down... *acceleration is how quickly velocity c…

*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 ac…

*speed up or slow down... *acceleration is how quickly velocity c…

Second kinematics equation ... (constant a…

*speed up or slow down... *most often used for projectile motion

force

contact forces

noncontact forces

action-at-a-distance forces

push or a pull

physical contact between two objects

interaction between to objects without contact or action-at-a-…

noncontact forces or interaction between two objects without c…

force

push or a pull

contact forces

physical contact between two objects

Describe electric charge values.

Fundmental Unit of Charge

How many amperes of current are flowing…

Law of Conservation of Charge

Its quantized - it comes only in whole number multiples of the…

The absolute value of the charge of one electron

1 ampere

Charge cannot be created or destroyed in a system; the sum of…

Describe electric charge values.

Its quantized - it comes only in whole number multiples of the…

Fundmental Unit of Charge

The absolute value of the charge of one electron

Dynamics

Newton's First Law

Force

Net Force

Describes the causes of motion using Newton's Laws

An object will maintain constant velocity unless acted upon by…

(F). A push or a pull.... Gravity always pulls. ... Forces are vecto…

F(net) or ∑F. ... The resultant of all forces acting on an object.

Dynamics

Describes the causes of motion using Newton's Laws

Newton's First Law

An object will maintain constant velocity unless acted upon by…

projectiles

projectile motion

independent

velocity

objects that are thrown or launched into the air and are subje…

the path of a projectile is the combination of horizontal and…

horizontal and vertical components are ______ of each other

acceleration is independent of the direction of _______

projectiles

objects that are thrown or launched into the air and are subje…

projectile motion

the path of a projectile is the combination of horizontal and…

acceleration

amplitude

angular momentum

antinodes

how much an object's velocity changes each second.

the distance from the midpoint of a wave to either the crest o…

the object's rotational inertia times its rotational velocity.…

positions on a standing wave with the maximum amplitude.

acceleration

how much an object's velocity changes each second.

amplitude

the distance from the midpoint of a wave to either the crest o…

vector

scalar

kinematics

position

quantity that involves both magnitude and direction

a quantity that does not involve a direction

mathematical tools for describing motion in terms of displacem…

location at some point in space

vector

quantity that involves both magnitude and direction

scalar

a quantity that does not involve a direction

Potential Difference

Current

Battery

Resistor

Voltage! negative charges flow from higher concentration to lo…

amount of charge passing a given point per second (C/s)... goes f…

Acts as an elevator, raising electrons from the positive side…

A device that uses up voltage

Potential Difference

Voltage! negative charges flow from higher concentration to lo…

Current

amount of charge passing a given point per second (C/s)... goes f…

Displacement

Distance

Speed

Velocity

Vector quantity; where you end up versus where you started reg…

Scalar quantity; How far you travel. It can be the same as dis…

Scalar quantity; How fast an object travels. Distance over tim…

Vector quantity; How fast and in what direction an object trav…

Displacement

Vector quantity; where you end up versus where you started reg…

Distance

Scalar quantity; How far you travel. It can be the same as dis…