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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

Momentum

Definition of Momentum Equation

Impulse

Definition of Impulse Equation

An object's inertia in motion.... The measure of how hard it is t…

p = m*v

A force applied over a time interval... Changes the momentum of a…

J = F*t

Momentum

An object's inertia in motion.... The measure of how hard it is t…

Definition of Momentum Equation

p = m*v

What two entities comprise a vector?

What do you do with any vector that is…

How are velocity and speed different?

What quantity is calculated from slope…

Magnitude and direction

Break it up into x and y components using trig, add up the com…

Velocity has a direction and speed does not have direction.

velocity

What two entities comprise a vector?

Magnitude and direction

What do you do with any vector that is…

Break it up into x and y components using trig, add up the com…

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 in some point in space

vector

quantity that involves both magnitude and direction

scalar

a quantity that does not involve a direction

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…

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.

Photon

Refraction

Index of Refraction

Snell's Law

Massless bundle of light energy.... A particle of light.... Has ener…

The bending of a light wave as it translates mediums.

Quantity that describes how much light slows down in a transpa…

Light refracts (bends) when it passes through a barrier at an…

Photon

Massless bundle of light energy.... A particle of light.... Has ener…

Refraction

The bending of a light wave as it translates mediums.

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…

lazy electron

current

battery

resistance

electricity is like a lazy electron who doesn't want to go any…

flow of positive charges in theory but flow of negative charge…

voltage (source) (Volts)

impedes current, uses energy (Ohms Ω)

lazy electron

electricity is like a lazy electron who doesn't want to go any…

current

flow of positive charges in theory but flow of negative charge…

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.

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…

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

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…

Work Energy Theorem

Potential Energy

Kinetic Energy

Electron Charge

The principle of work and kinetic energy (also known as the wo…

The energy possessed by a body by virtue of its position relat…

Energy that a body possesses by virtue of being in motion.

1.60 × 10^19 coulombs

Work Energy Theorem

The principle of work and kinetic energy (also known as the wo…

Potential Energy

The energy possessed by a body by virtue of its position relat…

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…

Mechanical Waves

Principle of Superposition

Transverse

Constructive Interference

Periodic disturbance in a medium

when two pulses collide, they produce a single pulse whose amp…

Amplitude is perpendicular to the direction (ups and downs)

When the amplitudes of two pulses add together and become grea…

Mechanical Waves

Periodic disturbance in a medium

Principle of Superposition

when two pulses collide, they produce a single pulse whose amp…

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

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