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Conceptual Physics Chapter 1: About Science
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 Science Physics Terms
potential energy
kinetic energy
temperature
distance
energy that is stored
the energy of motion
the measure of the average kinetic energy
a quantity which refers to "how much ground an object has cov…
potential energy
energy that is stored
kinetic energy
the energy of motion
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About Science -- Conceptual Physics
... True
...True
... True
...False
In science, an educated guess about the answer is called a hy…
The synthesis of a large body of information that encompasses…
When scientific findings are expressed mathematically, they a…
A scientific fact is something that is absolute and unchanging.
... True
In science, an educated guess about the answer is called a hy…
...True
The synthesis of a large body of information that encompasses…
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Conceptual Physical Science [Chapter 4]
ellipse
escape speed
inverse-square law
law of universal gravitation
The oval path followed by a satellite. The sum of the distanc…
The speed that a projectile, space probe, or similar object m…
The intensity of an effect from a localized source spreads un…
Every object in the universe attracts every other object
ellipse
The oval path followed by a satellite. The sum of the distanc…
escape speed
The speed that a projectile, space probe, or similar object m…
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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 physical science chapter 3
Momentum
Impulse
Relationship between Impulse and Momen…
Conservation of momentum
A quantity defined as the product of the mass and velocity of…
the product of the force acting on an object and the time dur…
between impulse and momentum: impulse is equal to the change…
In the absence of an outside force, the total momentum will b…
Momentum
A quantity defined as the product of the mass and velocity of…
Impulse
the product of the force acting on an object and the time dur…
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Conceptual Physical Science Final
If you push an object twice as far whi…
The net force on any object moving at…
Exert 1 N for a distance of 1 m in 1 s…
Padded dashboards in cars are safer in…
twice as much work
zero
1 Watt
increased time of impact and decreased impact force
If you push an object twice as far whi…
twice as much work
The net force on any object moving at…
zero
Conceptual Physical Science Final
If you push an object twice as far whi…
The net force on any object moving at…
Exert 1 N for a distance of 1 m in 1 s…
Padded dashboards in cars are safer in…
twice as much work
zero
1 Watt
increased time of impact and decreased impact force
If you push an object twice as far whi…
twice as much work
The net force on any object moving at…
zero
conceptual physical science exam
a wave in which the particles of the m…
A wave in which the vibration is in th…
total energy of all atoms and molecule…
The coldest temperature, 0 Kelvin, tha…
transverse wave
longitudinal wave
thermal energy
absolute zero
a wave in which the particles of the m…
transverse wave
A wave in which the vibration is in th…
longitudinal wave
Physical science conceptual
Concentration
Dissolving
Heterogenous mixture
Homogeneous mixture
A quantitative measure of the amount of solute in a solution.
The process of mixing a solute in a solvent.
A mixture in which the various components can be seen as ... in…
A mixture in which the components are so finely mixed that th…
Concentration
A quantitative measure of the amount of solute in a solution.
Dissolving
The process of mixing a solute in a solvent.
Conceptual Physics--Chapter 1: About Science
Scientific Method
Fact
Hypothesis
Law/ Principle
An orderly method for gaining, organizing, and applying new k…
A close agreement by competent observers of a series of obser…
An educated guess, a reasonable explanation of an observation…
A general hypothesis or statement about the relationship of n…
Scientific Method
An orderly method for gaining, organizing, and applying new k…
Fact
A close agreement by competent observers of a series of obser…
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Conceptual Physic Science
Co
Con
Graph
Ment
Together
With, together
Writing or picture
Result of
Co
Together
Con
With, together
Conceptual Physical Science
A stone is thrown horizontally from th…
The flight of a blimp best illustrates
A length of wire has resistance R. The…
The electric current in a copper wire…
5m
Archimedes Principle
2R
electrons
A stone is thrown horizontally from th…
5m
The flight of a blimp best illustrates
Archimedes Principle
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Conceptual Physical Science Hewitt Ch. 8
Projectile
Parabola
Ellipse
Escape Speed
Any object that moves through the air or through space under…
The curved path of a projectile as a result of constant motio…
The oval path followed by a satellite. The sum of the distanc…
The speed that a projectile, space probe, or similar object m…
Projectile
Any object that moves through the air or through space under…
Parabola
The curved path of a projectile as a result of constant motio…
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Conceptual Physics 01: About Science
Fact
Hypothesis
Law
Principle
A close agreement by competent observers of a series of obser…
An educated guess; a reasonable explanation of an observation…
A general hypothesis or statement about the relationship of n…
A general hypothesis or statement about the relationship of n…
Fact
A close agreement by competent observers of a series of obser…
Hypothesis
An educated guess; a reasonable explanation of an observation…
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Conceptual Physical Science Hewitt Ch. 23
Covalent Bond
Covalent Compound
Dipole
Electron-Dot Structures
A chemical bond in which the atoms are held together by their…
An element or chemical compound in which atoms are held toget…
A separation of electric charge that occurs in a chemical bon…
A shorthand notation of the shell model of the atom in which…
Covalent Bond
A chemical bond in which the atoms are held together by their…
Covalent Compound
An element or chemical compound in which atoms are held toget…
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Conceptual physical science
Motion
Distance
Displacement
Speed
Action or process of moving or being moved.
An amount of spaces between two things or people.
The moving of something from its place or position.
The rate of a someone or something is able to move or operate.
Motion
Action or process of moving or being moved.
Distance
An amount of spaces between two things or people.
Conceptual Physical Science Hewitt
Momentum
Momentum Equation
Impulse
Impulse-Momentum Relationship
- "Inertia in motion". ... - Momentum is a vector quantity since…
- The product of the mass of an object and its velocity. ... Mo…
- The product of the force acting on an object and the time d…
- Impulse is equal to the change in the momentum of the objec…
Momentum
- "Inertia in motion". ... - Momentum is a vector quantity since…
Momentum Equation
- The product of the mass of an object and its velocity. ... Mo…
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Conceptual Physical Science Hewitt Ch. 4
Interaction
Force
Newton's Third Law
Action and Reaction on Objects of Diff…
Mutual action between objects where each object exerts an equ…
Any influence that can cause an object to be accelerated. Mea…
Whenever one object exerts a force on a second object (action…
A given force exerted on a small mass produces a large accele…
Interaction
Mutual action between objects where each object exerts an equ…
Force
Any influence that can cause an object to be accelerated. Mea…
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Conceptual Physical Science Hewitt Ch. 7
Tangential Velocity
Law of Universal Gravitation
Law of Universal Gravitation Equation
Universal Gravitational Constant
Velocity that is parallel (tangent) to a curved surface. ... P.…
Every body in the universe attracts every other body with a m…
P. 107
G = 0.0000000000667 N... Expressed in Newtons (N).... P. 107
Tangential Velocity
Velocity that is parallel (tangent) to a curved surface. ... P.…
Law of Universal Gravitation
Every body in the universe attracts every other body with a m…
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Conceptual Physics
Motion
Speed
Velocity
Instantaneous Speed
Motion is relative to some frame of reference.
Speed is measure of how fast something is moving.
Velocity is speed in a given direction.
The speed at any instant is the instantaneous speed.
Motion
Motion is relative to some frame of reference.
Speed
Speed is measure of how fast something is moving.
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Conceptual Physical Science Hewitt Ch. 13
Amplitude
Beats
Bow Wave
Doppler Effect
For a wave or vibration, the maximum displacement on either s…
A series of alternate reinforcements and cancellations produc…
The V-shaped wave produced by an object moving across a liqui…
The change in frequency of wave motion resulting from motion…
Amplitude
For a wave or vibration, the maximum displacement on either s…
Beats
A series of alternate reinforcements and cancellations produc…
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Conceptual Physical Science Chapter 1
Acceleration
Air resistance
Equilibrium rule
Force
The rate at which velocity changes with time; the change in v…
The force of friction acting on an object due to its motion i…
The vector sum of forces acting on a non accelerating object…
Simply stated, a push or a pull.
Acceleration
The rate at which velocity changes with time; the change in v…
Air resistance
The force of friction acting on an object due to its motion i…
Conceptual Physical Science Chapter 22
concentration
dissolving
heterogeneous mixture
homogeneous mixture
A quantitative measure of the amount of solute in a solution.
The process of mixing a solute in a solvent.
A mixture in which the various components can be seen as indi…
A mixture in which the components are so finely mixed that th…
concentration
A quantitative measure of the amount of solute in a solution.
dissolving
The process of mixing a solute in a solvent.
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Conceptual Physics--Chapter 1: About Science
Scientific Method
Fact
Hypothesis
Law/ Principle
An orderly method for gaining, organizing, and applying new k…
A close agreement by competent observers of a series of obser…
An educated guess, a reasonable explanation of an observation…
A general hypothesis or statement about the relationship of n…
Scientific Method
An orderly method for gaining, organizing, and applying new k…
Fact
A close agreement by competent observers of a series of obser…
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Conceptual Physical Science Chapter 2
Free fall
Terminal speed
Force pair
Inertia
Motion under the influence of... gravitational pull only
The speed at which the acceleration of a falling object termi…
The action and reaction pair of forces that occur... in an inter…
The property by which objects resist changes in motion
Free fall
Motion under the influence of... gravitational pull only
Terminal speed
The speed at which the acceleration of a falling object termi…
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conceptual physical science chapter 3
Momentum
impulse
relationship
Conservation of momentum
A quantity defined as the product of the mass and velocity of…
the product of the force acting on an object and the time dur…
between impulse and momentum: impulse is equal to the change…
In the absence of an outside force, the total momentum will b…
Momentum
A quantity defined as the product of the mass and velocity of…
impulse
the product of the force acting on an object and the time dur…
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Conceptual Physics Ch 5
Newton's third law of motion
Vector quantity
Scalar quantity
Vector
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…
An arrow drawn to scale used to represent a vector quantity.
Newton's third law of motion
Whenever one object exerts a force on a second object, the se…
Vector quantity
A quantity that has both magnitude and direction. Examples ar…
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Conceptual Physical Science - Chapter 8
Pressure
Gas
Density Equation
Volume Equation
Amount of force exerted over a unit of area
Don't have a defined volume and takes up whatever space in wh…
m/v
m/d
Pressure
Amount of force exerted over a unit of area
Gas
Don't have a defined volume and takes up whatever space in wh…
Ch 8 physical conceptual science
Projectile
Parabola
Satellite
Ellipse
Any object that moves through the air or through space under…
The curved path followed by a projectile near the earth under…
A projectile or small body that orbits a larger body
The oval path followed by a satellite
Projectile
Any object that moves through the air or through space under…
Parabola
The curved path followed by a projectile near the earth under…
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conceptual physical science 5th edition
electric force
electric charge
fundamental rule for electricity
protons
fundamental force of nature can attract some objects and repe…
fundamental quantity underlying electric force and all electr…
like charges repel; unlike charges attract
positive electric charge/repel positives, but attracts negati…
electric force
fundamental force of nature can attract some objects and repe…
electric charge
fundamental quantity underlying electric force and all electr…
Conceptual physical science 13 Vocab
Amplitude
Frequency
Doppler effect
Beats
For a wave or vibration, the maximum displacement on either s…
For vibrating body or medium, the number of vibrations per un…
The change in frequency of one wave motion resulting from mot…
A series of alternate reinforcements and cancellations produc…
Amplitude
For a wave or vibration, the maximum displacement on either s…
Frequency
For vibrating body or medium, the number of vibrations per un…
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Conceptual Physical Science - Chapter 11 - Light
Additive Primary Colors
Complementary Colors
Diffuse Reflection
Dispersion
The three colors - red, green, and blue - that, when mixed in…
Any two colors that, when mixed, produce white light
Reflection in irregular directions from an irregular surface
The separation of light into colors arranged by frequency.
Additive Primary Colors
The three colors - red, green, and blue - that, when mixed in…
Complementary Colors
Any two colors that, when mixed, produce white light
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conceptual physical science chapter 18
Alloy
Covalent bond
covalent compound
Dipole
A mixture of two or more metals
A chemical bond when an atom shares its electrons with other…
An element or chemical compound in which atoms are held toget…
A separation of charge that occurs in a chemical bond
Alloy
A mixture of two or more metals
Covalent bond
A chemical bond when an atom shares its electrons with other…
Conceptual Physics
The most basic of sciences
the metric term for distance
the scientific method
theory
physics
meter
1) question/ purpose/ issue... 2) form a hypothesis... 3) make and…
a large body of similar hypotheses that agree and are well te…
The most basic of sciences
physics
the metric term for distance
meter
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DM Conceptual Physical Science (CPS)
Non-Metals
The metal atoms become cations surroun…
Products
Yields/Form
Covalent bonds occur between
What happens when there are no non-metals available to accept…
New Substances formed after substances undergo a chemical rea…
In a chemical reaction, the arrow means
Non-Metals
Covalent bonds occur between
The metal atoms become cations surroun…
What happens when there are no non-metals available to accept…
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Conceptual Physical Science - Test One
The Scientific Method
Fact
Law
Theory
Observe, Question, Predict, Test Predictions, and Draw a Conc…
A phenomenon about which competent observers have and a serie…
A general hypothesis or statement about the reltaionship of n…
A synthesis of a large body of information tat econpmpasses w…
The Scientific Method
Observe, Question, Predict, Test Predictions, and Draw a Conc…
Fact
A phenomenon about which competent observers have and a serie…
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Conceptual Physical Science Appendix D ;)
Fluids
Density
Density = Mass / Volume
9.8 N/L
What are liquids and gases that have the ability to flow?
What is the measure of compactness for solids, liquids or gas…
What is the equation for density?
What is the weight density of 1 Liter of water?
Fluids
What are liquids and gases that have the ability to flow?
Density
What is the measure of compactness for solids, liquids or gas…
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conceptual physical science chapter 3
Momentum
impulse
relationship
Conservation of momentum
A quantity defined as the product of mass and velocity of an…
the product of the force acting on an object and the time dur…
between impulse and momentum: impulse is equal to the change…
In the absence of an outside force, the total momentum will b…
Momentum
A quantity defined as the product of mass and velocity of an…
impulse
the product of the force acting on an object and the time dur…
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Conceptual Physics 2D Kinematics
vertical
horizontal
accelerator
constant velocity
Running straight up and down; upright, y axis
Going straight across from side to side, x axis
something that changes the velocity of motion
velocity that is not changing, zero acceleration
vertical
Running straight up and down; upright, y axis
horizontal
Going straight across from side to side, x axis
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Conceptual Physics--Chapter 1: About Science
Scientific Method
Fact
Hypothesis
Law/ Principle
An orderly method for gaining, organizing, and applying new k…
A close agreement by competent observers of a series of obser…
An educated guess; a reasonable explanation of an observation…
A general hypothesis or statement about the relationship of n…
Scientific Method
An orderly method for gaining, organizing, and applying new k…
Fact
A close agreement by competent observers of a series of obser…
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Conceptual Physics--Chapter 1: About Science
Scientific Method
Fact
Hypothesis
Law/ Principle
An orderly method for gaining, organizing, and applying new k…
A close agreement by competent observers of a series of obser…
An educated guess, a reasonable explanation of an observation…
A general hypothesis or statement about the relationship of n…
Scientific Method
An orderly method for gaining, organizing, and applying new k…
Fact
A close agreement by competent observers of a series of obser…
conceptual physics
The building blocks of matter
Every simple, complex, living, or nonl…
Which element is the most abundant ele…
Which element is the lightest element…
atoms (proton,neutron and electrons)
100 elements
hydrogen
hydrogen
The building blocks of matter
atoms (proton,neutron and electrons)
Every simple, complex, living, or nonl…
100 elements
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Conceptual Physics--Chapter 1: About Science
Scientific Method
Fact
Hypothesis
Law/ Principle
An orderly method for gaining, organizing, and applying new k…
A close agreement by competent observers of a series of obser…
An educated guess, a reasonable explanation of an observation…
A general hypothesis or statement about the relationship of n…
Scientific Method
An orderly method for gaining, organizing, and applying new k…
Fact
A close agreement by competent observers of a series of obser…
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Conceptual Physics
The newton is a unit of a. force b. ma…
If an object's mass is decreasing whil…
Two billiard balls having the same mas…
An object is propelled along a straigh…
a. force
c. increases.
a. 0
c. twice as much.
The newton is a unit of a. force b. ma…
a. force
If an object's mass is decreasing whil…
c. increases.
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Conceptual Physics Chapter 1: About Science
Scientific Method
Fact
Hypothesis
Law/ Principle
An orderly method for gaining, organizing, and applying new k…
A close agreement by competent observers of a series of obser…
An educated guess, a reasonable explanation of an observation…
A general hypothesis or statement about the relationship of n…
Scientific Method
An orderly method for gaining, organizing, and applying new k…
Fact
A close agreement by competent observers of a series of obser…
27 terms
Conceptual Physics--Chapter 1: About Science
Scientific Method
Fact
Hypothesis
Law/ Principle
An orderly method for gaining, organizing, and applying new k…
A close agreement by competent observers of a series of obser…
An educated guess, a reasonable explanation of an observation…
A general hypothesis or statement about the relationship of n…
Scientific Method
An orderly method for gaining, organizing, and applying new k…
Fact
A close agreement by competent observers of a series of obser…
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Conceptual Physical Science Hewitt Ch. 18
Atomic Spectrum
Conceptual Model
Physical Model
Principal Quantum Number
The pattern of frequencies of electromagnetic radiation emitt…
A representation of a system that helps us predict how the sy…
A representation of an object on a different scale.
An integer that specifies the quantities energy level of an a…
Atomic Spectrum
The pattern of frequencies of electromagnetic radiation emitt…
Conceptual Model
A representation of a system that helps us predict how the sy…
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Conceptual Physics
friction
Newton's 3rd Law
units for acceleration
weight
force that acts in opposite direction to motion
For every action there is an equal and opposing reaction
m/s^2
the amount of gravity pulling your mass down... =force of gravit…
friction
force that acts in opposite direction to motion
Newton's 3rd Law
For every action there is an equal and opposing reaction
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Conceptual Physics--Chapter 1: About Science
Scientific Method
Fact
Hypothesis
Law/ Principle
An orderly method for gaining, organizing, and applying new k…
A close agreement by competent observers of a series of obser…
An educated guess, a reasonable explanation of an observation…
A general hypothesis or statement about the relationship of n…
Scientific Method
An orderly method for gaining, organizing, and applying new k…
Fact
A close agreement by competent observers of a series of obser…
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