#### Study sets matching "graphing motion"

#### Study sets matching "graphing motion"

Average speed

Velocity

Distance-time graph

Speed on a distance-time graph

total distance traveled divided by total time

Speed and direction of a moving object

Shows the speed of an object in motion; distance travel over…

The faster the speed, the steeper the line on the graph; slope

Average speed

total distance traveled divided by total time

Velocity

Speed and direction of a moving object

Motion

Distance

Reference Points

Velocity

an object's change in position relative to a reference point

how far an object has moved

the object in relation to other objects that stay in place

the speed of an object in a particular direction

Motion

an object's change in position relative to a reference point

Distance

how far an object has moved

Motion

Distance

Reference Points

Velocity

an object's change in position relative to a reference point

how far an object has moved

the object in relation to other objects that stay in place

the speed of an object in a particular direction

Motion

an object's change in position relative to a reference point

Distance

how far an object has moved

position

reference point

distance

motion

the location of an object

any object that is not moving and can be used to describe the…

the length of a line between two points

a change in an object's position (another word for movement)

position

the location of an object

reference point

any object that is not moving and can be used to describe the…

Line graph

Bar Graph

Circle graph

horizontal

A graph that uses line segments to show changes that occur ov…

a graph that uses vertical or horizontal bars to show compari…

A graph of data where the entire circle represents the whole…

Going straight across from side to side

Line graph

A graph that uses line segments to show changes that occur ov…

Bar Graph

a graph that uses vertical or horizontal bars to show compari…

Motion

Speed

Velocity

Acceleration

Is a change in position measured by distance and time.

Tells us the rate at which an object moves. Defined by the di…

Tells us the speed and direction of a moving object.

Tells us the rate speed or direction changes.

Motion

Is a change in position measured by distance and time.

Speed

Tells us the rate at which an object moves. Defined by the di…

Data

Data Table

Line Graph

X-Axis

Pieces of information, including words and numbers.

A chart made up of rows and columns, used to organized data.

A graph that shows data as a line on a grid.

The graph's horizontal line.

Data

Pieces of information, including words and numbers.

Data Table

A chart made up of rows and columns, used to organized data.

DATA

DATA TABLE

LINE GRAPH

X AXIS

Peices of info including words and numbers

A chart made up of rows and colomns used to orgonize data

A graph that shows data on a line and on a grid

The graphs horizontal line

DATA

Peices of info including words and numbers

DATA TABLE

A chart made up of rows and colomns used to orgonize data

Data

Data Table

Line Graph

X-Axis

Pieces of info, inacluding words and numbers.

A chart made up of rows and columns, used to organize data.

Data as a line on a grid.

Horazontal line on the graph.

Data

Pieces of info, inacluding words and numbers.

Data Table

A chart made up of rows and columns, used to organize data.

Speed

motion

reference point

velocity

Distance traveled per unit time.

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

A place or object used to determine if an object is in motion.

Speed in a given direction

Speed

Distance traveled per unit time.

motion

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

Motion

Speed

Velocity

Acceleration

Is a change in position; measured by distance and time.

Tells us the rate at which an object moves. Defined by the di…

speed and direction of an object

the rate speed or direction changes

Motion

Is a change in position; measured by distance and time.

Speed

Tells us the rate at which an object moves. Defined by the di…

x axis

y axis

at rest (distance/time graph)

constant speed (distance/time graph)

time is plotted on this axis

distance is plotted on this axis

time increases, distance does not change, straight horizontal…

distance increases constantly with time

x axis

time is plotted on this axis

y axis

distance is plotted on this axis

Motion

Motion Graphs

Velocity

Acceleration

A change in position measured by distance and time.

Graphs that tell you how far an object has traveled, how fast…

A rate that tells the speed and direction of a moving object.

A change in speed or direction such as slowing down, speeding…

Motion

A change in position measured by distance and time.

Motion Graphs

Graphs that tell you how far an object has traveled, how fast…

Motion

Speed

Velocity

Acceleration

Is a change in position measured by distance and time.

Tells us the rate at which an object moves. Defined by the di…

Tells us the speed and direction of a moving object.

Tells us the rate speed or direction changes.

Motion

Is a change in position measured by distance and time.

Speed

Tells us the rate at which an object moves. Defined by the di…

x axis

y axis

at rest (distance/time graph)

constant speed (distance/time graph)

time is plotted on this axis

distance is plotted on this axis

time increases, distance does not change, straight horizontal…

distance increases constantly with time

x axis

time is plotted on this axis

y axis

distance is plotted on this axis

Velocity

Slope

Deceleration

Average speed

Rapidity of motion or operation; swiftness; speed; a high win…

To have or take an inclined or oblique direction or angle con…

To decrease the velocity of: he decelerates the bobsled when…

The total distance traveled divided by the total time elapsed.

Velocity

Rapidity of motion or operation; swiftness; speed; a high win…

Slope

To have or take an inclined or oblique direction or angle con…

Velocity

Motion

Position

Using a reference point

A vector quantity describing speed and direction of a moving…

A change in position from a reference point

Defined in relation to some choice of a standard reference po…

Proves that motion has occurred (used for comparison)

Velocity

A vector quantity describing speed and direction of a moving…

Motion

A change in position from a reference point

position

motion

displacement

speed

the location of an object relative to another object

when an object has changed position relative to a starting po…

a change in position measured by the distance and direction o…

distance traveled over time taken to travel that distance

position

the location of an object relative to another object

motion

when an object has changed position relative to a starting po…

speed graph

constant speed

no speed/stopped

velocity

graph that will have distance or position on the y-axis and t…

when the speed of an object remains the same, it does not inc…

an object is at rest, time changes, but distance stays the same

speed in a given direction

speed graph

graph that will have distance or position on the y-axis and t…

constant speed

when the speed of an object remains the same, it does not inc…

How can we show motion?

What is the X-Axis?

What is the Y-Axis?

What is a Position v. Time Graph?

using graphs

The horizontal line with labels on a coordinate gird; time is…

The vertical line with labels on a coordinate grid; distance…

A graph that shows an object's location compared to a referen…

How can we show motion?

using graphs

What is the X-Axis?

The horizontal line with labels on a coordinate gird; time is…

Time is always plotted on the x-axis

Horizontal line

Constant speed

Higher speed

Distance is plotted on the y-axis

distance time graph shows a _____when an object is at rest

Shown by straight lines on a graph; distance is increasing co…

A steeper line indicates a larger distance moved any given time

Time is always plotted on the x-axis

Distance is plotted on the y-axis

Horizontal line

distance time graph shows a _____when an object is at rest

Motion

Speed

Velocity

Acceleration

Is a change in position measured by distance and time.

Tells us the rate at which an object moves. Defined by the di…

Tells us the speed and direction of a moving object.

Tells us the rate speed or direction changes.

Motion

Is a change in position measured by distance and time.

Speed

Tells us the rate at which an object moves. Defined by the di…

Graphs

Position Time Graph

Where is position plotted

Where is time plotted

Used to show how something changes with time. You can also te…

Used to show how something is moving

Plotted on the y-axis

Plotted o. The x-axis

Graphs

Used to show how something changes with time. You can also te…

Position Time Graph

Used to show how something is moving

Motion

Speed

Velocity

Acceleration

Is a change in position measured by distance and time.

Tells us the rate at which an object moves. Defined by the di…

Tells us the speed and direction of a moving object.

Tells us the rate speed or direction changes.

Motion

Is a change in position measured by distance and time.

Speed

Tells us the rate at which an object moves. Defined by the di…

why are graphs used?

what is the importance of the slope

Graphing Motion

Motion Graph

graphs can be used to show motion and can be used to determin…

Position versus time graphs can be used to find speed and com…

Distance is places on the "Y" vertical axis... Time is places on…

The steepness of the line's slope depends on the speed of the…

why are graphs used?

graphs can be used to show motion and can be used to determin…

what is the importance of the slope

Position versus time graphs can be used to find speed and com…

Motion

Speed

Velocity

Acceleration

Is a change in position measured by distance and time.

Tells us the rate at which an object moves. Defined by the di…

Tells us the speed and direction of a moving object.

Tells us the rate speed or direction changes.

Motion

Is a change in position measured by distance and time.

Speed

Tells us the rate at which an object moves. Defined by the di…

Motion

Speed

Velocity

Acceleration

Is a change in position measured by distance and time.

Tells us the rate at which an object moves. Defined by the di…

Tells us the speed and direction of a moving object.

Tells us the rate speed or direction changes.

Motion

Is a change in position measured by distance and time.

Speed

Tells us the rate at which an object moves. Defined by the di…