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Chapter 6: Projectile Motion (Conceptual Physics)
Distinguish between vector vs scalar q…
Describe the components of projectile…
Describe the downward motion of a hori…
At the instant a horizontally pointed…
A vector has a magnitude and direction, while a scalar only h…
The horizontal component of projectile motion is like the mot…
The downward motion of a horizontally launched projectile is…
They hit at the same time
Distinguish between vector vs scalar q…
A vector has a magnitude and direction, while a scalar only h…
Describe the components of projectile…
The horizontal component of projectile motion is like the mot…
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Conceptual Physics--Chapter 6: Momentum
Momentum is...
Momentum in shorthand:
Impulse
Relationship of impulse and momentum
a property of moving things.
Momentum =mv
The product of the force acting on an object and the time dur…
Impulse is equal to the change in momentum of the object that…
Momentum is...
a property of moving things.
Momentum in shorthand:
Momentum =mv
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Chapter 6 Conceptual Physics
Momentum
Impulse
Impulse-momentum relationship
Law of conservation of momentum
The product of the mass of an object and its velocity.
The product of the force acting on an and the time during whi…
Impulse is equal to the change in the momentum of the object…
In the absence of an external force, the momentum of a system…
Momentum
The product of the mass of an object and its velocity.
Impulse
The product of the force acting on an and the time during whi…
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chapter 6 conceptual physics
Which has a greater momentum: a heavy…
Distinguish between force and impulse.
An impulse can be increased by
For the same force, why does a long ca…
moving skateboard
Impulse is force times a time interval.
increasing the force or increasing the time interval.
The force is applied for a longer time in the long cannon.
Which has a greater momentum: a heavy…
moving skateboard
Distinguish between force and impulse.
Impulse is force times a time interval.
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Conceptual Physics--Chapter 6: Momentum
Momentum
Momentum is...
By momentum we mean...
Momentum in shorthand:
The product of the mass of an object and its velocity.... *Momen…
a property of moving things.
Inertia in motion.
Momentum =mv
Momentum
The product of the mass of an object and its velocity.... *Momen…
Momentum is...
a property of moving things.
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Conceptual Physics--Chapter 6: Momentum
Momentum
Momentum is...
By momentum we mean...
Momentum in shorthand:
The product of the mass of an object and its velocity.... *Momen…
a property of moving things.
Inertia in motion.
Momentum =mv
Momentum
The product of the mass of an object and its velocity.... *Momen…
Momentum is...
a property of moving things.
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Conceptual Physics Chapter 6
Momentum
Impulse
Impulse-momentum relationship
Law of conservation of momentum
The product of mass of an object and its velocity.
The product of the force acting on an object and the time dur…
Impulse is equal to the change in the momentum of the object…
In the absence of an external force, the momentum of a system…
Momentum
The product of mass of an object and its velocity.
Impulse
The product of the force acting on an object and the time dur…
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Conceptual Physics--Chapter 6: Momentum
Momentum
Momentum equation
When direction is not an important fac…
impulse
symbol = "p"
Momentum =mv
p=mv, momentum = mass × speed
force x time interval
Momentum
symbol = "p"
Momentum equation
Momentum =mv
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conceptual physics chapter 6.1
Tempterature
Celsius
Farenheit
Thermal Energy
The quantity that indicates how warm or cold an object is
Most common scale for measuring temps; 100 equal parts betwee…
Most common in US; 32 freezing, 212 boiling
Related to the sum of total kinetic energy of all particles a…
Tempterature
The quantity that indicates how warm or cold an object is
Celsius
Most common scale for measuring temps; 100 equal parts betwee…
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Conceptual Physical Science Chapter 6
Absolute zero
Entropy
First Law of Thermodynamics
Heat
The temperature at which no further energy can be taken from…
The measure of energy dispersal of a system. Whenever energy…
A restatement of the law of energy conservation, usually as i…
The thermal energy that flows from a substance of higher temp…
Absolute zero
The temperature at which no further energy can be taken from…
Entropy
The measure of energy dispersal of a system. Whenever energy…
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conceptual physics chapter 6 momentum
momentum
impulse
conservation of momentum
collisions
mv; kgm/s; a property of moving things
F*t; N; total "kick" received by an object
in the absence of a net external force, the momentum of a sys…
for all collisions in the absence of external forces; net mom…
momentum
mv; kgm/s; a property of moving things
impulse
F*t; N; total "kick" received by an object
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Conceptual Physics--Chapter 6: Momentum
Momentum
Momentum is...
By momentum we mean...
Momentum in shorthand:
The product of the mass of an object and its velocity.... *Momen…
a property of moving things.
Inertia in motion.
Momentum =mv
Momentum
The product of the mass of an object and its velocity.... *Momen…
Momentum is...
a property of moving things.
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Conceptual Physics Chapter 6 Quiz
Impulse
Momentum
Force
Speed
(Force)(Time)
(Mass)(Velocity)
(Mass)(Acceleration)
Distance/time
Impulse
(Force)(Time)
Momentum
(Mass)(Velocity)
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conceptual physics chapter 6 momentum
momentum
impulse
conservation of momentum
collisions
mv; kgm/s; a property of moving things
F*t; N; total "kick" received by an object
in the absence of a net external force, the momentum of a sys…
for all collisions in the absence of external forces; net mom…
momentum
mv; kgm/s; a property of moving things
impulse
F*t; N; total "kick" received by an object
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Conceptual Physics - Chapter 6 (Newton's 3rd Law)
Newton's Third Law
action, reaction
Wall pushes on person.
air, gas
For every action force, there is an equal and opposite reacti…
For every ____ force, there is an equal and opposite ____ for…
A person pushes on a wall. What's the reaction force?
A person sends a rocket into space. It's able to escape the _…
Newton's Third Law
For every action force, there is an equal and opposite reacti…
action, reaction
For every ____ force, there is an equal and opposite ____ for…
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Chapter 6 conceptual Physics questions
a mass on a string is swung in a verti…
a person ties a rock to a string and w…
a person ties a rock to a string and w…
A merry-go-round is spinning at t fixe…
most likely to break at the lowest point in the circular path…
higher velocity
when the rock is at the lowest elevation
the force of static friction must increase in order for the p…
a mass on a string is swung in a verti…
most likely to break at the lowest point in the circular path…
a person ties a rock to a string and w…
higher velocity
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Conceptual Physics (TESC) Chapter 6
Which of the following has the largest…
A freight train rolls along a track wi…
It is correct to say that impulse is e…
The impulse-momentum relationship is a…
a pickup truck speeding along a highway
doubled
the change in momentum it produces
Newton's 2nd law
Which of the following has the largest…
a pickup truck speeding along a highway
A freight train rolls along a track wi…
doubled
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Chapter 6 Conceptual Physics Test
compared to the speed of light, sound…
which of the following would most like…
a sound wave is a
sound waves cannot travel in
slower
steel
longitudinal wave
a vacuum
compared to the speed of light, sound…
slower
which of the following would most like…
steel
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Conceptual Physics chapter 6 & 7
Interaction
Newton's Third Law
Action force
Reaction Force
Mutual action between one thing and another
Whenever one object exerts a force on a second object, the se…
1st part of an Action-reaction pair
2nd part of an Action-reaction pair
Interaction
Mutual action between one thing and another
Newton's Third Law
Whenever one object exerts a force on a second object, the se…
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Conceptual Physics--Chapter 6: Momentum
Momentum
Momentum is...
By momentum we mean...
Momentum in shorthand:
The product of the mass of an object and its velocity.... *Momen…
a property of moving things.
Inertia in motion.
Momentum =mv
Momentum
The product of the mass of an object and its velocity.... *Momen…
Momentum is...
a property of moving things.
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Physics Chapter 6 Conceptual Questions
A batter bunts a pitched baseball, blo…
If two objects collide and one is init…
In perfectly inelastic collisions betw…
One commentator remarked that the forc…
(a) No. It cannot carry more kinetic energy than it possesses…
(a) No. One of the objects was in motion before collision, so…
If all the kinetic energy disappears, there must be no motion…
The glass, concrete, and steel were part of the rigid structu…
A batter bunts a pitched baseball, blo…
(a) No. It cannot carry more kinetic energy than it possesses…
If two objects collide and one is init…
(a) No. One of the objects was in motion before collision, so…
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Physics Chapter 6 Conceptual Questions
While driving fast around a sharp righ…
Which of the following point towards t…
A Ping-Pong ball is shot into a circul…
A car drives at steady speed around a…
Centrifugal force is pushing you into the door.... * The door i…
* Acceleration, net force.... Velocity, acceleration.... Velocity…
(c) horizontal -->
The car's acceleration is zero.... Both the acceleration and ne…
While driving fast around a sharp righ…
Centrifugal force is pushing you into the door.... * The door i…
Which of the following point towards t…
* Acceleration, net force.... Velocity, acceleration.... Velocity…
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Conceptual Physics: Chapter 6 and 7
When the highest occupied energy level…
electron dot diagram
Some elements achieve stable electron…
ion
the atom is stable and not likely to react
a model of an atom in which each dot represents a valence ele…
the transfer of electrons between atoms
an atom that has a net positive or negative electric charge
When the highest occupied energy level…
the atom is stable and not likely to react
electron dot diagram
a model of an atom in which each dot represents a valence ele…
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Conceptual Physics--Chapter 6: Momentum
Momentum
Momentum is...
By momentum we mean...
Momentum in shorthand:
The product of the mass of an object and its velocity.... *Momen…
a property of moving things.
Inertia in motion.
Momentum =mv
Momentum
The product of the mass of an object and its velocity.... *Momen…
Momentum is...
a property of moving things.
Conceptual Physics--Chapter 6: Momentum
Momentum
Momentum is...
By momentum we mean...
Momentum in shorthand:
The product of the mass of an object and its velocity.... *Momen…
a property of moving things.
Inertia in motion.
Momentum =mv
Momentum
The product of the mass of an object and its velocity.... *Momen…
Momentum is...
a property of moving things.
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Conceptual Physics--Chapter 6: Momentum
Momentum
Momentum is...
By momentum we mean...
Momentum in shorthand:
The product of the mass of an object and its velocity.... *Momen…
a property of moving things.
Inertia in motion.
Momentum =mv
Momentum
The product of the mass of an object and its velocity.... *Momen…
Momentum is...
a property of moving things.
28 terms
Conceptual Physics--Chapter 6: Momentum
Momentum
Momentum is...
By momentum we mean...
Momentum in shorthand:
The product of the mass of an object and its velocity.... *Momen…
a property of moving things.
Inertia in motion.
Momentum =mv
Momentum
The product of the mass of an object and its velocity.... *Momen…
Momentum is...
a property of moving things.
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Conceptual Physics--Chapter 6: Momentum
Momentum
Momentum is...
By momentum we mean...
Momentum in shorthand:
The product of the mass of an object and its velocity.... *Momen…
a property of moving things.
Inertia in motion.
Momentum =mv
Momentum
The product of the mass of an object and its velocity.... *Momen…
Momentum is...
a property of moving things.
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Conceptual Physics--Chapter 6: Momentum
Momentum
Momentum is...
By momentum we mean...
Momentum in shorthand:
The product of the mass of an object and its velocity.... *Momen…
a property of moving things.
Inertia in motion.
Momentum =mv
Momentum
The product of the mass of an object and its velocity.... *Momen…
Momentum is...
a property of moving things.
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Physics - Chapter 6 (Conceptual Questions)
Does the speed of two objects rubbing…
Does the contact area of two objects e…
What causes friction?
Which is larger, kinetic friction or s…
No, it's always the same
No, it's always the same
Microscopic irregularities of surfaces that slide against eac…
Static friction
Does the speed of two objects rubbing…
No, it's always the same
Does the contact area of two objects e…
No, it's always the same
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physics chapter 6 conceptual questions
if an object is not moving what is its…
if two particles have equal kinetic en…
a truck loaded with sand is moving dow…
gymnasts always preform on padded mats…
zero
no, The squared velocity in the kinetic energy equation resul…
A. momentum increases. If the velocity os increasing then the…
the impulse momentum theorem is F delta T = delta p. gymnasts…
if an object is not moving what is its…
zero
if two particles have equal kinetic en…
no, The squared velocity in the kinetic energy equation resul…
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Conceptual Physics PHY-110, Chapter 6 Review
A sandbag is motionless in outerspace.…
A freight train rolls along a track wi…
When a rifle is fired, it recoils as t…
Two 5000-kg passenger cars roll withou…
None of these
Doubled
but opposite amounts of momentum
5000 kg m/s
A sandbag is motionless in outerspace.…
None of these
A freight train rolls along a track wi…
Doubled
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Prentice Hall Conceptual Physics Chapter 6 Terms
Inverse
Newton's Second Law
Fluid
Air Resistance
when two objects change in the opposite direction
when the acceleration produced by a net force on an object is…
a liquid or a gas
friction acting on something moving through the air
Inverse
when two objects change in the opposite direction
Newton's Second Law
when the acceleration produced by a net force on an object is…
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Physics Chapter 6 Vocab. and Conceptual questions
Potential Energy
Electrical potential energy
Battery
Resistor
the energy of a system due to its position in a force field
energy per unit charge
an electronic device serving as a source of electric power
a conductor whose function is to control the current in a cir…
Potential Energy
the energy of a system due to its position in a force field
Electrical potential energy
energy per unit charge
Conceptual Physics Chapter 6 Key Terms
Inversely
Newton's Second Law
Fluids
Air Resistance
Two values change in opposite directions
The acceleration produced by a net force on an object is dire…
Liquids or gasses
The friction acting on something moving through air
Inversely
Two values change in opposite directions
Newton's Second Law
The acceleration produced by a net force on an object is dire…
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Conceptual Physics Chapter 6 Key Terms & Concepts
action force
interaction
newton's third law
reaction force
One of the pair of forces described in Newton's third law.
A mutual action between objects where each other exerts an eq…
Whenever one body exerts a force on a second body, the second…
The force that is equal in strength and opposite in direction…
action force
One of the pair of forces described in Newton's third law.
interaction
A mutual action between objects where each other exerts an eq…
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Conceptual Physics (Paul G. Hewitt) chapter 6 & 7
Interaction
Newton's Third Law
Action force
Reaction Force
Mutual action between one thing and another
Whenever one object exerts a force on a second object, the se…
1st part of an Action-reaction pair
2nd part of an Action-reaction pair
Interaction
Mutual action between one thing and another
Newton's Third Law
Whenever one object exerts a force on a second object, the se…
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Conceptual Physics Chapter 6 Newton's Second Law
What causes an object to accelerate?
Net force is directly proportional to
How does an increase in mass affect ac…
Acceleration produced by a force is in…
Unbalanced forces
Acceleration
The result is a decrease in acceleration
Mass
What causes an object to accelerate?
Unbalanced forces
Net force is directly proportional to
Acceleration
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Conceptual Physics Chapter 6 & 7 Test
Newton's Second Law
Inversely
What causes an object to accelerate?
Equation for acceleration
the acceleration produced by a net force on an object is dire…
the two values change in opposite directions
unbalanced forces acting on an object cause the object to acc…
A=F/M
Newton's Second Law
the acceleration produced by a net force on an object is dire…
Inversely
the two values change in opposite directions
Conceptual Physics - Chapter 32 - Electrostatics
Electric Forces
Charge
Columb
Atom
a force of attraction or repulsion determined by electrical c…
the fundamental property to which the mutual attractions or r…
SI unit of charge, abbreviated C; 1 C = 6.24 billion billion…
the smallest unit of a chemical element consisting of a colle…
Electric Forces
a force of attraction or repulsion determined by electrical c…
Charge
the fundamental property to which the mutual attractions or r…
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Conceptual Physics Chapter 2
speed
instantaneous speed
average speed
velocity
rate at which distance is covered
speed at an instant
total distance covered divided by total time
speed in a given direction
speed
rate at which distance is covered
instantaneous speed
speed at an instant
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Chapter 8: Energy - Conceptual Physics
Work
Power
Energy
Mechanical energy
The product of the force and the distance moved by the force:…
The time rate of work:... Power = work/time... (More generally, p…
The property of a system that enables it to do work.
Energy due to the position of something or the movement of so…
Work
The product of the force and the distance moved by the force:…
Power
The time rate of work:... Power = work/time... (More generally, p…
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Conceptual Physics: Chapter 10 & 11
When you whirl a can at the end of a s…
Does an inward force or an outward for…
When a car makes a turn, do seat belts…
If the string that holds a whirling ca…
The direction of the force that acts on the can is in inward…
inward
centripetal
lack of force
When you whirl a can at the end of a s…
The direction of the force that acts on the can is in inward…
Does an inward force or an outward for…
inward
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Conceptual Physics PHY-110, Chapter 6 Review
A sandbag is motionless in outerspace.…
A freight train rolls along a track wi…
When a rifle is fired, it recoils as t…
Two 5000-kg passenger cars roll withou…
None of these
Doubled
but opposite amounts of momentum
5000 kg m/s
A sandbag is motionless in outerspace.…
None of these
A freight train rolls along a track wi…
Doubled
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Conceptual physics chapter 1
Scientific method
Controlled experiment
Control
Variable
Orderly method for gaining, organizing and applying new knowl…
usually has a control group that is kept under normal conditi…
group that is kept under normal conditions, used as a compari…
conditions that can be changed
Scientific method
Orderly method for gaining, organizing and applying new knowl…
Controlled experiment
usually has a control group that is kept under normal conditi…
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Conceptual Physics--Chapter 6: Newton's Second Law of Motion
Friction
Mass
Weight
Kilogram
The resistive force that opposes the motion or attempted moti…
The quantity of matter in an object. More specifically, it is…
The force due to gravity on an object.
The fundamental SI unit of mass. One kilogram (symbol kg) is…
Friction
The resistive force that opposes the motion or attempted moti…
Mass
The quantity of matter in an object. More specifically, it is…
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Conceptual Physics: Ch 6 Energy
Work
Power
Energy
Mechanical energy
The product of the force and the distance moved by the force:…
The time rate of work:... Power = work/time... (More generally, p…
The property of a system that enables it to do work.
Energy due to the position of something or the movement of so…
Work
The product of the force and the distance moved by the force:…
Power
The time rate of work:... Power = work/time... (More generally, p…
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Conceptual Physics ~ Chapter 6: Patterns in Force and Interactions
What is the type of force that causes…
What is net force
When the net force acting on an object…
How does an increase in an objects mas…
Unbalanced force
Combination of forces acting on an object
Increases
Will result in a decrease in acceleration
What is the type of force that causes…
Unbalanced force
What is net force
Combination of forces acting on an object
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Conceptual Physics Chapter 27
What is a photon?
Which theory of light is the photon mo…
How long does it take for light to tra…
How long does it take light to travel…
a particle of light
particle theory
about 1000 s
about 8 min
What is a photon?
a particle of light
Which theory of light is the photon mo…
particle theory
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