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AP Physics
Newton's 3rd Law
Newton's 2nd Law
Steps for Newton's 2nd Law problems (d…
Kg to g?
All forces come in pairs
Net force=Mass*Acceleration
1. Draw an accurate FBD... 2. Break vectors at angles into compo…
multiply by 1000
Newton's 3rd Law
All forces come in pairs
Newton's 2nd Law
Net force=Mass*Acceleration
AP Physics 1 - Most Topics Review
Displacement
Distance
Speed
Velocity
Vector quantity; where you end up versus where you started re…
Scalar quantity; How far you travel. It can be the same as di…
Scalar quantity; How fast an object travels. Distance over ti…
Vector quantity; How fast and in what direction an object tra…
Displacement
Vector quantity; where you end up versus where you started re…
Distance
Scalar quantity; How far you travel. It can be the same as di…
66 terms
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
AP PHYSICS ~ BASIC VOCAB
Vector
Scalar
Projectile Motion
Uniform Accelerated Motion
Problem in which you are given magnitude, size, and direction.
Problem in which you are given only the magnitude and size.
A special case of Uniformly accelerated motion
Equations that can be employed to solve certain variables whe…
Vector
Problem in which you are given magnitude, size, and direction.
Scalar
Problem in which you are given only the magnitude and size.
21 terms
AP Physics Angular Kinematics
displacement
velocity
acceleration
inertia
Δθ measured in r
ω measured in r/s
α measured in r/s^2
I measured in kgm^2
displacement
Δθ measured in r
velocity
ω measured in r/s
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AP Physics Mechanics 3
x(com)=(x₁m₁+...+x(n)*m(n))/m(total)
x(com)=1/m(total)*∫xdm
ω=∆θ/∆t
α=∆ω/∆t
Center of mass for series of point masses. Also applies to y-…
Center of mass for a continuous mass distribution. Also appli…
Definition of average rotational velocity. Also works when ro…
Definition of average rotational acceleration. Also works whe…
x(com)=(x₁m₁+...+x(n)*m(n))/m(total)
Center of mass for series of point masses. Also applies to y-…
x(com)=1/m(total)*∫xdm
Center of mass for a continuous mass distribution. Also appli…
65 terms
AP Physics 1-semester 1 review
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
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…
22 terms
AP Physics: 02: Kinematics
Kinematics
Dynamics
Position
Distance
___ is the study of an object's motion in terms of its displa…
___ is the study of the causes of an object's motion
___ is an object's relation to a coordinate axis system
___ is a scalar that represents the total amount traveled by…
Kinematics
___ is the study of an object's motion in terms of its displa…
Dynamics
___ is the study of the causes of an object's motion
17 terms
AP Physics: 01: Vectors
Vector
Scalar
Commutative
Can
any quantity that involves both magnitude and direction and o…
any quantity that does not involve direction
a binary operation (calculation involving two elements) is __…
a vector (can / cannot) be multiplied by a scalar
Vector
any quantity that involves both magnitude and direction and o…
Scalar
any quantity that does not involve direction
47 terms
Physics C AP Review
Metric Conversion
Density
Average Velocity
Instantaneous Velocity
1,000,000 base = 1 mega(M) base... 1,000 base = 1 kilo(k) base... 1…
d = m/V
Distance/Time
Derivative of Distance at Given Time
Metric Conversion
1,000,000 base = 1 mega(M) base... 1,000 base = 1 kilo(k) base... 1…
Density
d = m/V
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AP Physics: 00: Equations
A • B = ABcosθ
| A × B | = ABsinθ
v = ∆s / ∆t
v = ds / dt
write the equation for dot product... A = first vector... B = compo…
write the equation for cross product... A = first vector... B = com…
write the equation for average velocity (or speed)... v = veloci…
write the derivative for instantaneous velocity... v = instantan…
A • B = ABcosθ
write the equation for dot product... A = first vector... B = compo…
| A × B | = ABsinθ
write the equation for cross product... A = first vector... B = com…
AP Physics
static friction on a flat surface
kinetic friction on a flat surface
Newton's 2nd Law
Weight
fs= µs • Fn
fk= µk • Fn
ΣF= Fapp- fs
w= mg
static friction on a flat surface
fs= µs • Fn
kinetic friction on a flat surface
fk= µk • Fn
AP Physics
Physics
Sig figs
Inverse relationship
Scientific theory
The study of matter and energy
Valid digits in a measurement
Relationship between two variables in which an increase in on…
Explanation supported by experimental results
Physics
The study of matter and energy
Sig figs
Valid digits in a measurement
AP Physics C Review
Force of Friction
Drag Force
Kinematics Equation (velocity, initial…
Kinematics Equation (velocity, initial…
F↓ƒ=µF↓N
F=kv
v-v₀=at
v²-v₀²=2a∆x
Force of Friction
F↓ƒ=µF↓N
Drag Force
F=kv
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AP Physics 1 Exam
Solving for displacement, missing acce…
Solving for position, constant velocity
G
Angular Displacement
∆x=½(v₀+v)t
x=v₀t+x₀
6.67E⁻¹¹
d=θr
Solving for displacement, missing acce…
∆x=½(v₀+v)t
Solving for position, constant velocity
x=v₀t+x₀
21 terms
AP Physics 1/2 Rev 1
velocity with a, no x
position with a, no v
velocity with a, no t
Newton's 2nd Law
v = v₀-at
x = x₀+v₀t+½at²
v²=v₀²+2a(x-x₀)
ΣF=ma
velocity with a, no x
v = v₀-at
position with a, no v
x = x₀+v₀t+½at²
70 terms
AP Physics: 17: Optics
3.00×10⁸
v = fλ
Radio
Micro
all electromagnetic radiation travels at ___m/s regardless of…
write the equation for wave speed... v = wave speed... f = frequenc…
___ waves have the longest wavelengths of all of the electrom…
___ waves have the wavelengths between that of radio waves an…
3.00×10⁸
all electromagnetic radiation travels at ___m/s regardless of…
v = fλ
write the equation for wave speed... v = wave speed... f = frequenc…
AP Physics
a
A
d
E
acceleration
amplitude
distance
energy
a
acceleration
A
amplitude
AP Physics
Eqn V r T
Conversion V ω
Open tube
Closed tube
V=2pi/T
V=ωr
1/2 wave... Node in middle... X2 x3
1/4 wave... Node on closed end... X3 x5
Eqn V r T
V=2pi/T
Conversion V ω
V=ωr
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AP Physics
average speed
one dimensional motion is
motion takes
frame of reference
distance traveled over time elapsed... s=d/t
the simplest form of motion
place over time and depends upon the frame of reference
a coordinate system for specifying the precise location of ob…
average speed
distance traveled over time elapsed... s=d/t
one dimensional motion is
the simplest form of motion
Laws of motion AP physics
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 t…
Force
Any push or pull on an object
Net Force
A combination of all forces acting on an object
69 terms
AP Physics B Formulas
Force of Friction
First kinematic equation
Second kinematic equation
Third kinematic equation
Force of Friction
First kinematic equation
AP Physics Midterm
What is an object's acceleration durin…
What is free fall?
What is a projectile?
What is a projectile's acceleration?
10 m/s
No forces except gravity are affecting an object
An object in free fall but does not necessarily mean that the…
-10 m/s
What is an object's acceleration durin…
10 m/s
What is free fall?
No forces except gravity are affecting an object
AP physics
The shape of trajectory for most proje…
Projectiles maintain a constant horizo…
with no air resistance, an upwardly la…
a projectile is launched from ground l…
True
True
False
True
The shape of trajectory for most proje…
True
Projectiles maintain a constant horizo…
True
Ap Physics
P( linear)
P∆
F= (from momentum)
α=
mv
F∆t∆
(p∆)/t
(ωᶠ-ωᶦ)/t
P( linear)
mv
P∆
F∆t∆
24 terms
AP Physics
m
kg
s
A
meter
kilogram
second
anpere
m
meter
kg
kilogram
26 terms
AP Physics Dynamics and Kinematics
distance
displacement
velocity
acceleration
a scalar quantity that refers to "how much ground an object h…
a vector quantity that refers to "how far out of place an obj…
a vector quantity defined as the displacement divided by the…
a vector quantity that is defined as the rate at which an obj…
distance
a scalar quantity that refers to "how much ground an object h…
displacement
a vector quantity that refers to "how far out of place an obj…
29 terms
AP Physics C Equations
Kinematics Equations
Newton's 1st Law
Newton's 2nd Law
Centripetal Force
v = v₀ + at... ∆x = v₀t + (1/2)at²... v² = v₀² + 2a∆x
Inertia
F = ma
F = mv²/r
Kinematics Equations
v = v₀ + at... ∆x = v₀t + (1/2)at²... v² = v₀² + 2a∆x
Newton's 1st Law
Inertia
Ap physics units quiz
m
s
m/s
m/s^2
distance or radius... d,r,x,y,l
time... t
speed or velocity ... s,v,v,
acceleration... a
m
distance or radius... d,r,x,y,l
s
time... t
31 terms
Ap Physics - Oscillations MC
A mass on a spring undergoes SHM. When…
The graph below is a plot of displacem…
A mass m hanging on a spring has a nat…
Which of the following features of a g…
B) is maximum.
B) C
B) 0.5f
C) the restoring force
A mass on a spring undergoes SHM. When…
B) is maximum.
The graph below is a plot of displacem…
B) C
AP Physics Dynamics Test
What is another name for Newton's Firs…
What is Newton's first law?
What is Newton's second law?
What is the formula for Newton's secon…
Law of Inertia
Objects at rest stay at rest and objects in motion remain in…
an object's acceleration is the net force it experiences divi…
Fnet= ma
What is another name for Newton's Firs…
Law of Inertia
What is Newton's first law?
Objects at rest stay at rest and objects in motion remain in…
10 terms
AP Physics
F
Fg
N when force acts at an angle
N
m•a
m•g
mg-F(sin)θ
Fg
F
m•a
Fg
m•g
AP Physics 1 - Rotational Motion and Angular Momentum
What is angular acceleration?
How do we define angular velocity (ome…
What occurs with angular acceleration…
What happens if omega increases or dec…
Uniform circular motion: motion in a circular path at constan…
We defined angular velocity 𝜔 as the time rate of change of a…
There is an angular acceleration, in which 𝜔 changes. The fas…
What is angular acceleration?
Uniform circular motion: motion in a circular path at constan…
How do we define angular velocity (ome…
We defined angular velocity 𝜔 as the time rate of change of a…
29 terms
AP Physics
a
A
d
E
Acceleration
Amplitude
Distance
Energy
a
Acceleration
A
Amplitude
26 terms
AP Physics 1: Waves and Sound
amplitude
propagate
longitudinal wave
transverse wave
the maximum displacement on either side of the equilibrium (m…
transmit or be transmitted in a particular direction or throu…
wave that has its propagation and oscillation parallel to one…
wave that has its propagation and oscillation perpendicular t…
amplitude
the maximum displacement on either side of the equilibrium (m…
propagate
transmit or be transmitted in a particular direction or throu…
AP Physics Chapter 4 Vocabulary
newton (what is it equal to)
contact forces
field forces
types of field forces
kg * m/s^2
acts on an object only by touching it
no physical contact
gravitational, electromagnetic, strong nuclear force, weak nu…
newton (what is it equal to)
kg * m/s^2
contact forces
acts on an object only by touching it
Ap Physics
Suppose that an object travels from on…
When is the average velocity of an obj…
If the velocity of an object is zero a…
If the velocity of an object is zero,…
The displacement is either less than or equal to the distance…
When Velocity is constant
False, gravity exists at all times
False, gravity exists
Suppose that an object travels from on…
The displacement is either less than or equal to the distance…
When is the average velocity of an obj…
When Velocity is constant
AP Physics
2pi(m/k^1/2)
(1/2pi)(k/m^1/2)
2pi(L/g^1/2)
F=-kx
Period of a mass oscillating on a spring
Frequency of a mass oscillating on a spring
Period of a pendulum
Linear restoring force
2pi(m/k^1/2)
Period of a mass oscillating on a spring
(1/2pi)(k/m^1/2)
Frequency of a mass oscillating on a spring
9 terms
AP physics
Inertia
Newton first law (law of inertia)
Second law
T or F: a ball is moving upwards and r…
An objects ability to resist a change in motion
An object at rest will remain at rest and an object in motion…
The acceleration of an object is proportional to the net forc…
F
Inertia
An objects ability to resist a change in motion
Newton first law (law of inertia)
An object at rest will remain at rest and an object in motion…
AP Physics Midterm
What is an object's acceleration durin…
What is free fall?
What is a projectile?
What is a projectile's acceleration?
10 m/s
No forces except gravity are affecting an object
An object in free fall but does not necessarily mean that the…
-10 m/s
What is an object's acceleration durin…
10 m/s
What is free fall?
No forces except gravity are affecting an object
45 terms
AP Physics - Particle Physics
What is the force carrying particle fo…
What property does gravity affect?
What particles are affected by gravity?
What is the symbol for a graviton?
graviton
mass/energy
everything
G
What is the force carrying particle fo…
graviton
What property does gravity affect?
mass/energy
14 terms
AP Physics 1/2 Rev 5
Average velocity (a=0)
Tangential velocity in constant circul…
Velocity of a satellite in circular or…
Arc length in constant circular motion
v=Δd/Δt
v=(2πr)/T
v=√((Gm)/(r))
s=rθ (θ in rad)
Average velocity (a=0)
v=Δd/Δt
Tangential velocity in constant circul…
v=(2πr)/T
58 terms
AP Physics 1
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)
9 terms
kinematic equations AP physics
position vs time graph
velocity vs time graph
acceleration vs time graph
in a graph always look at...
pros:... - slope = velocity... - instantaneous position... - initial p…
*most useful*... pros:... - slope = acceleration... - instantaneous v…
*relatively useless*... pros:... - slope = Jerk... - area = ∆v... cons:…
- slope... - y-intercept... - area = ∆x
position vs time graph
pros:... - slope = velocity... - instantaneous position... - initial p…
velocity vs time graph
*most useful*... pros:... - slope = acceleration... - instantaneous v…
29 terms
Ap Physics
Whats the slope of a linear graph
What the slope of a root graph
Whats the slope of a Quadratic
Whats the slope of an inverse
y=3.14
y=k(square root) x
y=kx(squared)
y=k/x(squared)
Whats the slope of a linear graph
y=3.14
What the slope of a root graph
y=k(square root) x
AP Physics Symbols
mass
acceleration
momentum
angular acceleration
m
a
p
α
mass
m
acceleration
a
AP Physics
Consider a deer that runs from point A…
Suppose that an object travels from on…
Consider a car that travels between po…
A ball is thrown straight up, reaches…
True
The displacement is either less than or equal to the distance…
True
Its velocity points upward and its acceleration points downward
Consider a deer that runs from point A…
True
Suppose that an object travels from on…
The displacement is either less than or equal to the distance…
28 terms
AP Physics B Units
length, distance, height, displacement…
time, period
mass
velocity, speed
meters
seconds
kg
m/s
length, distance, height, displacement…
meters
time, period
seconds
16 terms
AP Physics: Static Fluids IASD
3 states of matter/description
What is Density?
***If two objects are made of the same…
Define Fluid
- Solid: definite shape, definite volume... - Liquid: takes shap…
The density of a substance is the relationship between the ma…
Their densities will remain the same because they are made of…
Any material that is unable to withstand a static shear stres…
3 states of matter/description
- Solid: definite shape, definite volume... - Liquid: takes shap…
What is Density?
The density of a substance is the relationship between the ma…
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