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Conceptual Physics Chapter 4: Newton's Second Law of Motion
Force
Friction
Mass
Weight
A push or a pull exerted on an object, measured in newtons.
The resistive force that opposes the motion or attempted moti…
The quantity of matter in an object. More specifically, it is…
The force upon an object due to gravity.
Force
A push or a pull exerted on an object, measured in newtons.
Friction
The resistive force that opposes the motion or attempted moti…
10 terms
Conceptual Physics--Chapter 2: Newton's First Law of Motion--Inertia
Force
Net Force
Vector
Vector Quantity
An influence that tends to accelerate an object; a push or pu…
The vector sum of forces that act on an object.
An arrow drawn to scale used to represent a vector quantity.
A quantity in physics, such as force, that has both magnitude…
Force
An influence that tends to accelerate an object; a push or pu…
Net Force
The vector sum of forces that act on an object.
15 terms
Conceptual Physics - Chapter 3: Newton's First Law of Motion - Inertia
What causes changes in motion?
According to Aristotle, what were the…
Natural motion
Violent Motion
Forces
Natural motion and violent motion.
Originally thought to caused by objects seeking to find their…
Imposed motion caused by forces that pushed or pulled. An ext…
What causes changes in motion?
Forces
According to Aristotle, what were the…
Natural motion and violent motion.
20 terms
Conceptual Physics--Chapter 4: 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…
16 terms
conceptual physics - ch 5 laws of motion
forces cause or stop motion in objects
forces cause masses to accelerate
2nd law of motion
1kg m/s^2
symbol: F
...
F = m(kg)a(m/s^2)
1 N
forces cause or stop motion in objects
symbol: F
forces cause masses to accelerate
...
9 terms
Conceptual Physics Chapter 5: Newton's Third Law of Motion
Newton's Third Law
Vector quantity
Scalar quantity
Resultant
Whenever one object exerts a force on a second object, the se…
A quantity that has both magnitude and direction. Examples ar…
A quantity that has magnitude but not direction. Examples are…
The net result of a combination of two or more vectors.
Newton's Third Law
Whenever one object exerts a force on a second object, the se…
Vector quantity
A quantity that has both magnitude and direction. Examples ar…
16 terms
Conceptual Physics--Chapter 4: Newton's Second Law of Motion
Friction
Mass
Weight
Newton
The resistive force that opposes the motion or attempted moti…
The quantity of matter in an object.
The force due to gravity on an object.
The SI unit of force. One newton (symbol N) is the force that…
Friction
The resistive force that opposes the motion or attempted moti…
Mass
The quantity of matter in an object.
9 terms
Conceptual Physics--Chapter 7: Newton's Third Law of Motion
Newton's Third Law
Vector quantity
Scalar quantity
Resultant
Whenever one object exerts a force on a second object, the se…
A quantity that has both magnitude and direction. Examples ar…
A quantity that has magnitude but not direction. Examples are…
The net result of a combination of two or more vectors.
Newton's Third Law
Whenever one object exerts a force on a second object, the se…
Vector quantity
A quantity that has both magnitude and direction. Examples ar…
16 terms
Conceptual Physics Ch 4 Newton's Laws of Motion
force
normal force
magnitude
tension
any push or pull
the perpendicular force that is the contact surface pushing u…
a measure of how much
the force applied due to a rope or wire.
force
any push or pull
normal force
the perpendicular force that is the contact surface pushing u…
15 terms
Conceptual Physics - Chapter 3: Newton's First Law of Motion - Inertia
What causes changes in motion?
According to Aristotle, what were the…
Natural motion
Violent Motion
Forces
Natural motion and violent motion.
Originally thought to caused by objects seeking to find their…
Imposed motion caused by forces that pushed or pulled. An ext…
What causes changes in motion?
Forces
According to Aristotle, what were the…
Natural motion and violent motion.
18 terms
Conceptual Physics--Chapter 5: Newton's Second Law of Motion
Friction
Mass
Kilogram
Newton
The force that acts to resist the relative motion of objects…
The quantity of matter in an object. More specifically, it is…
The fundamental SI unit of mass (metric)
The SI unit of force. One newton (symbol N) is the force that…
Friction
The force that acts to resist the relative motion of objects…
Mass
The quantity of matter in an object. More specifically, it is…
13 terms
Conceptual Physics--Chapter 2: Newton's First Law of Motion--Inertia
Force
Net Force
Vector
Vector Quantity
An influence that tends to accelerate an object; a push or pu…
The combination of all the forces that act on an object.
An arrow whose length represents the magnitude of a quantity…
A quantity in physics, such as force, that has both magnitude…
Force
An influence that tends to accelerate an object; a push or pu…
Net Force
The combination of all the forces that act on an object.
17 terms
Conceptual Physics - Chapter 2: Newton's Laws of Motion
What causes changes in motion?
Violent Motion
Friction
Inertia
Forces
Imposed motion caused by forces that pushed or pulled. An ext…
The force that acts between materials that touch as they move…
The property of a body to resist changes to its state of moti…
What causes changes in motion?
Forces
Violent Motion
Imposed motion caused by forces that pushed or pulled. An ext…
9 terms
Conceptual Physics--Chapter 5: Newton's Third Law of Motion
Newton's Third Law
Vector quantity
Scalar quantity
Resultant
Whenever one object exerts a force on a second object, the se…
A quantity that has both magnitude and direction. Examples ar…
A quantity that has magnitude but not direction. Examples are…
The net result of a combination of two or more vectors.
Newton's Third Law
Whenever one object exerts a force on a second object, the se…
Vector quantity
A quantity that has both magnitude and direction. Examples ar…
16 terms
Conceptual Physics--Chapter 2: Newton's First Law of Motion--Inertia
Force
Net Force
Vector
Vector Quantity
An influence that tends to accelerate an object; a push or pu…
The combination of all the forces that act on an object.
An arrow whose length represents the magnitude of a quantity…
A quantity in physics, such as force, that has both magnitude…
Force
An influence that tends to accelerate an object; a push or pu…
Net Force
The combination of all the forces that act on an object.
20 terms
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…
23 terms
Conceptual Laws of Motion and Force
acceleration
average speed
balanced forces
centripetal force
The rate at which velocity changes.
total distance object travels over a total time span that it…
is when two or more forces acting on object that cancel each…
The force that is necessary to keep an object moving in a cir…
acceleration
The rate at which velocity changes.
average speed
total distance object travels over a total time span that it…
20 terms
Conceptual Physics--Chapter 4: 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…
8 terms
Conceptual physics Motion Maps
Motion Maps
Dot
Arrow
Dot alone
Represents the position, velocity, and acceleration of an obj…
Indicates the position of the object
Indicates the direction and speed of the object
Not moving
Motion Maps
Represents the position, velocity, and acceleration of an obj…
Dot
Indicates the position of the object
24 terms
Conceptual Physics--Chapter 4: 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…
9 terms
Conceptual Physics--Chapter 5: Newton's Third Law of Motion
Newton's Third Law
Vector quantity
Scalar quantity
Resultant
Whenever one object exerts a force on a second object, the se…
A quantity that has both magnitude and direction. Examples ar…
A quantity that has magnitude but not direction. Examples are…
The net result of a combination of two or more vectors.
Newton's Third Law
Whenever one object exerts a force on a second object, the se…
Vector quantity
A quantity that has both magnitude and direction. Examples ar…
19 terms
Conceptual Physics--Chapter 3: Linear Motion
Speed
Velocity
Vector quantity
Acceleration
How fast something moves; the distance traveled per unit of t…
The speed of an object and a specification of its direction o…
Quantity in physics that has both magnitude and direction.
The rate at which velocity changes with time; the change in v…
Speed
How fast something moves; the distance traveled per unit of t…
Velocity
The speed of an object and a specification of its direction o…
20 terms
Conceptual Physics--Chapter 4: 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…
11 terms
Projectile Motion Conceptual Physics
True or False: The initial velocity in…
Which will hit the ground first? A bal…
True or False: In a projectile motion…
A projectile is launched at an angle i…
True
They will hit at the same time
False
Gravity causes vertical acceleration. There is not an acceler…
True or False: The initial velocity in…
True
Which will hit the ground first? A bal…
They will hit at the same time
15 terms
Conceptual Physics - Chapter 3: Newton's First Law of Motion - Inertia
What causes changes in motion?
According to Aristotle, what were the…
Natural motion
Violent Motion
Forces
Natural motion and violent motion.
Originally thought to caused by objects seeking to find their…
Imposed motion caused by forces that pushed or pulled. An ext…
What causes changes in motion?
Forces
According to Aristotle, what were the…
Natural motion and violent motion.
23 terms
Circular Motion-Conceptual Physics
Which has a greater linear speed, a ho…
What is the direction of the force tha…
A tin can whirled on the end of a stri…
If you whirl a tin can on the end of a…
The Outside Horse
Inward
There is an inward force acting on the can
Fly off, tangent to its circular path
Which has a greater linear speed, a ho…
The Outside Horse
What is the direction of the force tha…
Inward
19 terms
Conceptual Physics - Chapter 2: Linear Motion
Speed
Velocity
Vector quantity
Acceleration
How fast something moves; the distance traveled per unit of t…
The speed of an object and a specification of its direction o…
Quantity in physics that has both magnitude and direction.
The rate at which velocity changes with time; the change in v…
Speed
How fast something moves; the distance traveled per unit of t…
Velocity
The speed of an object and a specification of its direction o…
16 terms
Conceptual Physics Ch 4 Newton's Laws of Motion
force
normal force
magnitude
tension
any push or pull
the perpendicular force that is the contact surface pushing u…
a measure of how much
the force applied due to a rope or wire.
force
any push or pull
normal force
the perpendicular force that is the contact surface pushing u…
9 terms
Conceptual Physics--Chapter 5: Newton's Third Law of Motion
Newton's Third Law
Vector quantity
Scalar quantity
Resultant
Whenever one object exerts a force on a second object, the se…
A quantity that has both magnitude and direction. Examples ar…
A quantity that has magnitude but not direction. Examples are…
The net result of a combination of two or more vectors.
Newton's Third Law
Whenever one object exerts a force on a second object, the se…
Vector quantity
A quantity that has both magnitude and direction. Examples ar…
16 terms
Conceptual Physics--Chapter 4: 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…
16 terms
Conceptual Physics--Chapter 2: Newton's First Law of Motion--Inertia
Force
Net Force
Vector
Vector Quantity
An influence that tends to accelerate an object; a push or pu…
The combination of all the forces that act on an object.
An arrow whose length represents the magnitude of a quantity…
A quantity in physics, such as force, that has both magnitude…
Force
An influence that tends to accelerate an object; a push or pu…
Net Force
The combination of all the forces that act on an object.
16 terms
Conceptual Physics--Chapter 2: Newton's First Law of Motion--Inertia
Force
Net Force
Vector
Vector Quantity
An influence that tends to accelerate an object; a push or pu…
The combination of all the forces that act on an object.
An arrow whose length represents the magnitude of a quantity…
A quantity in physics, such as force, that has both magnitude…
Force
An influence that tends to accelerate an object; a push or pu…
Net Force
The combination of all the forces that act on an object.
Conceptual Physics--Chapter 4: 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…
20 terms
Conceptual Physics--Chapter 4: 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…
20 terms
Conceptual Physics--Chapter 4: 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…
8 terms
Conceptual Physics--Chapter 5: Newton's Second Law of Motion
Friction
Mass
Kilogram
Newton
The resistive force that opposes the motion or attempted moti…
The quantity of matter in an object. More specifically, it is…
The fundamental SI unit of mass (metric)
The SI unit of force. One newton (symbol N) is the force that…
Friction
The resistive force that opposes the motion or attempted moti…
Mass
The quantity of matter in an object. More specifically, it is…
9 terms
Conceptual Physics Chapter 4: Newton's second law of motion
friction
mass
weight
force of gravity (g)
the force caused by irregular surfaces on objects when they s…
how much matter an object has
the force of gravity on an object (mass x g)
9.8 N/kg ≈ 10 N/kg
friction
the force caused by irregular surfaces on objects when they s…
mass
how much matter an object has
16 terms
Conceptual Physics--Chapter 2: Newton's First Law of Motion--Inertia
Force
Net Force
Vector
Vector Quantity
An influence that tends to accelerate an object; a push or pu…
The combination of all the forces that act on an object.
An arrow whose length represents the magnitude of a quantity…
A quantity in physics, such as force, that has both magnitude…
Force
An influence that tends to accelerate an object; a push or pu…
Net Force
The combination of all the forces that act on an object.
15 terms
Conceptual Physics - Chapter 3: Newton's First Law of Motion - Inertia
What causes changes in motion?
According to Aristotle, what were the…
Natural motion
Violent Motion
Forces
Natural motion and violent motion.
Originally thought to caused by objects seeking to find their…
Imposed motion caused by forces that pushed or pulled. An ext…
What causes changes in motion?
Forces
According to Aristotle, what were the…
Natural motion and violent motion.
11 terms
Conceptual Physics--Chapter 4: 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 on an object due to gravity
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…
15 terms
Conceptual Physics Chapter 6 Newton's Third Law of Motion
Whenever one object exerts a force on…
A rocketship is pushed forward by gase…
In order to make a cart move forward,…
If a bicycle and a parked car have a h…
True
True
False
False
Whenever one object exerts a force on…
True
A rocketship is pushed forward by gase…
True
13 terms
Conceptual Physics - Circular Motion
Rotation
Revolution
Linear Speed
Tangential Speed
An object turns about an internal axis
An object turns about an external axis
Distance moved per unit of time
The speed of something moving along a circular path because t…
Rotation
An object turns about an internal axis
Revolution
An object turns about an external axis
49 terms
Conceptual Physics - Circular Motion Practice
When an ice skater does a pirouette tu…
A straight line about which rotation t…
When a twirling ice skater brings her…
Whereas a rotation takes place about a…
rotates
axis
increases
external
When an ice skater does a pirouette tu…
rotates
A straight line about which rotation t…
axis
15 terms
Conceptual Physics - Chapter 3: Newton's First Law of Motion - Inertia
What causes changes in motion?
According to Aristotle, what were the…
Natural motion
Violent Motion
Forces
Natural motion and violent motion.
Originally thought to caused by objects seeking to find their…
Imposed motion caused by forces that pushed or pulled. An ext…
What causes changes in motion?
Forces
According to Aristotle, what were the…
Natural motion and violent motion.
15 terms
Conceptual Physics - Chapter 3: Newton's First Law of Motion - Inertia
What causes changes in motion?
According to Aristotle, what were the…
Natural motion
Violent Motion
Forces
Natural motion and violent motion.
Originally thought to caused by objects seeking to find their…
Imposed motion caused by forces that pushed or pulled. An ext…
What causes changes in motion?
Forces
According to Aristotle, what were the…
Natural motion and violent motion.
Conceptual Physics--Chapter 5: Newton's Second Law of Motion
Friction
Mass
Kilogram
Newton
The force that acts to resist the relative motion of objects…
The quantity of matter in an object. More specifically, it is…
The fundamental SI unit of mass (metric)
The SI unit of force. One newton (symbol N) is the force that…
Friction
The force that acts to resist the relative motion of objects…
Mass
The quantity of matter in an object. More specifically, it is…
13 terms
Conceptual Physics Chapter 2: Newton's 1st law of motion
inertia
law of inertia
force
net force
the property of an object to resist changes in motion
every object continues in a state of rest or uniform speed in…
a push or pull
more than a single force acting on an object; the collective,…
inertia
the property of an object to resist changes in motion
law of inertia
every object continues in a state of rest or uniform speed in…
Conceptual Physics--Chapter 2: Newton's First Law of Motion--Inertia
Force
Net Force
Vector
Vector Quantity
An influence that tends to accelerate an object; a push or pu…
The combination of all the forces that act on an object.
An arrow whose length represents the magnitude of a quantity…
A quantity in physics, such as force, that has both magnitude…
Force
An influence that tends to accelerate an object; a push or pu…
Net Force
The combination of all the forces that act on an object.
20 terms
Conceptual Physics--Chapter 4: 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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