#### Study sets matching "ap physics"

#### Study sets matching "ap physics"

kinematics

distance

displacement

vectors

branch of mechanics dealing with motion, how things move, how…

the length of a path between two points

distance and direction of an object's change in position from…

value that has magnitude and direction;... displacement, velocity…

kinematics

branch of mechanics dealing with motion, how things move, how…

distance

the length of a path between two points

momentum is conserved in the absence of…

energy is conserved in the absence of _…

in energy with projectile motion, the v…

____ is the only time you use -9.8 (as…

external forces

nonconservative forces

the vector sum of the velocities

projectile motion

momentum is conserved in the absence of…

external forces

energy is conserved in the absence of _…

nonconservative forces

Graph Shape 1

Graph Shape 2

Graph Shape 3

Graph Shape 4

Written Relationship: No Relationship, as x increases y remain…

Written Relationship: Linear Relation: As x increases, y incre…

Written Relationship: Direct Proportion, as x increases y incr…

Written Relationship: Parabolic Relation. As x^2 increases, y…

Graph Shape 1

Written Relationship: No Relationship, as x increases y remain…

Graph Shape 2

Written Relationship: Linear Relation: As x increases, y incre…

Transverse

Longitudinal

De-Broglie

Mechanical

Type of wave having matter displacement perpendicular to direc…

Type of wave having matter displacement in same, parallel, dir…

Waves Theory used to describe the particle and energy behavior…

Waves requiring a medium to travel through.

Transverse

Type of wave having matter displacement perpendicular to direc…

Longitudinal

Type of wave having matter displacement in same, parallel, dir…

Thales (624-546 BC)

Democritus (460-370 BC)

Aristotle (384-322 BC)

Archimedes (287-212 BC)

Attributed with the birth of scientific thought

Believed that matter is made up of atoma

Formulated a systematic approach to science

Discovered the relationship between buoyancy and the weight of…

Thales (624-546 BC)

Attributed with the birth of scientific thought

Democritus (460-370 BC)

Believed that matter is made up of atoma

1. Rock at highest point

2. Dropped ball and paper

Disp and time relationship

Kinematics straight line graphs

Any time an object is moving in one direction

On earth, all freely falling objects accelerate (in the absenc…

For a constantly-accelerating object, displacement is related…

So if a formula can be rewritten in this form, then there is a…

1. Rock at highest point

Any time an object is moving in one direction

2. Dropped ball and paper

On earth, all freely falling objects accelerate (in the absenc…

Equation for average speed

Equation for acceleration

Net force equation

Uniform circular motion

D/t or (2piR)/T

V^2/r or (4pi^2*r)/T^2

M

**a or (m**v^2)/r or (m*4pi^2r)/T^2Motion of an object in a circle with a constant or uniform spe…

Equation for average speed

D/t or (2piR)/T

Equation for acceleration

V^2/r or (4pi^2*r)/T^2

Projectiles

Elastic Collisions

Inelastic Collisions

Perfectly Inelastic Collision

Seperate x and y components

Objects bounce off of eachother in opposite directions... KINETIC…

Objects travel in same direction after collision... KINETIC ENERG…

Objects stick together and travel in the same direction... GREATE…

Projectiles

Seperate x and y components

Elastic Collisions

Objects bounce off of eachother in opposite directions... KINETIC…

Angle of Reflection

Yellow

Cyan

Law of Reflection

The angle made by a reflected ray perpendicular to the reflect…

Color between green and orange in the spectrum. Primary subtra…

Greenish blue color, which is one of the primary subtractive c…

The angle of incidence is the angle between this normal line a…

Angle of Reflection

The angle made by a reflected ray perpendicular to the reflect…

Yellow

Color between green and orange in the spectrum. Primary subtra…

Kinematics

Position

Displacement

Distance

The study of motion without considering its cause

Where an object is at any given time relative to a convenient…

An object's change in position... xf-x0

Defined to be the magnitude of the displacement bewteen two po…

Kinematics

The study of motion without considering its cause

Position

Where an object is at any given time relative to a convenient…

acceleration

when an object moves faster,

when an object slows down

an object can experience accelration

how much an object's velocity changes each second.

its acc. and velocity are in the same direction

the velocity and acceleration are in opposite directions

moving at a constant speed. This happens when n object turns,…

acceleration

how much an object's velocity changes each second.

when an object moves faster,

its acc. and velocity are in the same direction