# Study sets matching "definition physical science forces motion"

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Force

Newton

Net Force

Friction

A push or pull that acts on an object

A unit of measure that equals the force required to accelerate…

The overall force acting on an object after all the forces are…

A force that opposes motion between two surfaces that are in c…

Force

A push or pull that acts on an object

Newton

A unit of measure that equals the force required to accelerate…

Force

Newton

Net Force

Friction

A push or pull that acts on an object

A unit of measure that equals the force required to accelerate…

The overall force acting on an object after all the forces are…

A force that opposes motion between two surfaces that are in c…

Force

A push or pull that acts on an object

Newton

A unit of measure that equals the force required to accelerate…

Force

Newton

Net Force

Friction

A push or pull that acts on an object

A unit of measure that equals the force required to accelerate…

The overall force acting on an object after all the forces are…

A force that opposes motion between two surfaces that are in c…

Force

A push or pull that acts on an object

Newton

A unit of measure that equals the force required to accelerate…

Law of Conservation of Momentum

static friction

sliding friction

rolling friction

the momentum lost by object 1 is equal to the momentum gained…

force that prevents two surfaces from sliding; no motion

force that opposes the motion of two surfaces sliding past eac…

force between a rolling object and a surface

Law of Conservation of Momentum

the momentum lost by object 1 is equal to the momentum gained…

static friction

force that prevents two surfaces from sliding; no motion

Distance

Displacement

Average speed

Instantaneous speed

describes how far an object has moved

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

the total distance the object travels divided by the total tim…

the speed of the object at a given point in time

Distance

describes how far an object has moved

Displacement

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

Motion

Frame of Referance

Position

Distance

a change in an objects position relative to a reference point

a coordinate system in position of an object is measured

location of an object in relation to a reference point

length of path taken to get from point A to B... (distance is alw…

Motion

a change in an objects position relative to a reference point

Frame of Referance

a coordinate system in position of an object is measured

Force

Newton

Net Force

Friction

A push or pull that acts on an object

A unit of measure that equals the force required to accelerate…

The overall force acting on an object after all the forces are…

A force that opposes motion between two surfaces that are in c…

Force

A push or pull that acts on an object

Newton

A unit of measure that equals the force required to accelerate…

Force

Newton

Net Force

Friction

A push or pull that acts on an object

A unit of measure that equals the force required to accelerate…

The overall force acting on an object after all the forces are…

A force that opposes motion between two surfaces that are in c…

Force

A push or pull that acts on an object

Newton

A unit of measure that equals the force required to accelerate…

Balanced Forces

Unbalanced Forces

Gravitational Force

Velocity

2 equal forces that act upon an object in opposite directions

2 or more forces pushing or pulling against each other resulti…

the force of attraction between all masses in the universe

rate of change of position of an object in a specified directi…

Balanced Forces

2 equal forces that act upon an object in opposite directions

Unbalanced Forces

2 or more forces pushing or pulling against each other resulti…

Distance

Displacement

Average speed

Instantaneous speed

describes how far an object has moved

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

the total distance the object travels divided by the total tim…

the speed of the object at a given point in time

Distance

describes how far an object has moved

Displacement

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

Force

Newton

Net Force

Friction

A push or pull that acts on an object. Examples: friction, air…

A unit of measure that equals the force required to accelerate…

The overall force acting on an object after all the forces are…

A force that opposes motion between two surfaces that are in c…

Force

A push or pull that acts on an object. Examples: friction, air…

Newton

A unit of measure that equals the force required to accelerate…

Speed

Velocity

Velocity formula

Motion

how fast an object changes position. distance per time

speed with direction. example 10 m/s north.

v= distance/time. units m/s

movement of an object from one position to another

Speed

how fast an object changes position. distance per time

Velocity

speed with direction. example 10 m/s north.

terminal speed

force

weight

newton (N)

- occurs when drag force = force of gravity... - net force of zero

a push or a pull that acts on an object

a type of force

the SI unit for force, equal to the force that causes a 1-kilo…

terminal speed

- occurs when drag force = force of gravity... - net force of zero

force

a push or a pull that acts on an object

Force

Newton

Net Force

Friction

A push or pull that acts on an object

A unit of measure that equals the force required to accelerate…

The overall force acting on an object after all the forces are…

A force that opposes motion between two surfaces that are in c…

Force

A push or pull that acts on an object

Newton

A unit of measure that equals the force required to accelerate…

solar energy

hydroelectric energy

geothermal energy

wind energy

sunlight that is converted into usable renewable energy

renewable energy obtained from the movement of flowing water

renewable energy derived from the heat in the interior of the…

renewable energy captured by transforming the motion of air in…

solar energy

sunlight that is converted into usable renewable energy

hydroelectric energy

renewable energy obtained from the movement of flowing water

Displacement

Speed

Velocity

Acceleration

straight line distance between where an object started and whe…

distance over time.

speed and direction.

change in velocity over time.

Displacement

straight line distance between where an object started and whe…

Speed

distance over time.

Force

Newton

Net Force

Friction

A push or pull that acts on an object

A unit of measure that equals the force required to accelerate…

The overall force acting on an object after all the forces are…

A force that opposes motion between two surfaces that are in c…

Force

A push or pull that acts on an object

Newton

A unit of measure that equals the force required to accelerate…

Velocity

Units of Velocity

Acceleration

Units of Acceleration

The speed of an object in a specific direction.

m/s up, cm/s north, mph east, km/h down

The rate at which velocity changes.

m/s^2

Velocity

The speed of an object in a specific direction.

Units of Velocity

m/s up, cm/s north, mph east, km/h down

Motion

Frame of reference

displacement

speed

An object's change in position relative to a reference point.

A system for specifying the precise location of objects in spa…

The change in position of an object

Distance divided by time

Motion

An object's change in position relative to a reference point.

Frame of reference

A system for specifying the precise location of objects in spa…

Force

Net force

Newtons 1st Law

Newton's 2nd law

a pull or push

The combination of forces acting on an object at any given poi…

Objects at rest tend to stay at rest and objects in motion ten…

The acceleration of an object is in the same direction as the…

Force

a pull or push

Net force

The combination of forces acting on an object at any given poi…

Force

Newton

Net Force

Friction

A push or pull that acts on an object

A unit of measure that equals the force required to accelerate…

The overall force acting on an object after all the forces are…

A force that opposes motion between two surfaces that are in c…

Force

A push or pull that acts on an object

Newton

A unit of measure that equals the force required to accelerate…

Force

Newton

Net Force

Friction

A push or pull that acts on an object

A unit of measure that equals the force required to accelerate…

The overall force acting on an object after all the forces are…

A force that opposes motion between two surfaces that are in c…

Force

A push or pull that acts on an object

Newton

A unit of measure that equals the force required to accelerate…

Force

Newton

Net Force

Friction

A push or pull that acts on an object

A unit of measure that equals the force required to accelerate…

The overall force acting on an object after all the forces are…

A force that opposes motion between two surfaces that are in c…

Force

A push or pull that acts on an object

Newton

A unit of measure that equals the force required to accelerate…

Force

Newton

Net Force

Friction

a push or pull that acts on an object

the force that causes a 1-kilogram mas to accelerate at a rate…

the overall force acting on an object after all forces are com…

a force that opposes the motion of objects that touch as they…

Force

a push or pull that acts on an object

Newton

the force that causes a 1-kilogram mas to accelerate at a rate…