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GRAVITY/ENERGY
Gravity
Sir Isaac Newton
Matter
Motion
Is the force that causes things to drop to earth and makes al…
A scientist that wondered about gravity. He watched and teste…
Matter is anything that has mass and takes up space.
A change in position.
Gravity
Is the force that causes things to drop to earth and makes al…
Sir Isaac Newton
A scientist that wondered about gravity. He watched and teste…
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Gravity and Energy
do all objects fall at the same rate?
Does gravity have the same amount of f…
what is the acceleration due to gravit…
What makes objects attract each other…
yes they do
No
9.8m/s
Mass. The more mass objects have the more they attract each o…
do all objects fall at the same rate?
yes they do
Does gravity have the same amount of f…
No
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Gravity and Energy
What is energy?
Identify and define the two categories…
What form of energy is associated with…
What form of energy is associated with…
The ability to work and to make change
potential energy is stored energy... kinetic energy which is ene…
sound energy
motion energy
What is energy?
The ability to work and to make change
Identify and define the two categories…
potential energy is stored energy... kinetic energy which is ene…
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Gravity and Energy Quiz
GRAVITY
ACCELERATION DUE TO GRAVITY
UNIVERSAL LAW OF GRAVITY
MASS
A force that pulls objects toward each other
The acceleration of an object in free fall that results from…
the gravitational force between objects depends on their mass…
Amount of matter in an object
GRAVITY
A force that pulls objects toward each other
ACCELERATION DUE TO GRAVITY
The acceleration of an object in free fall that results from…
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Motion, Energy, and Gravity
Tidal Bulge
Tidal Lock
Law of Energy Conservation
Newton's Laws of Motion
The tidal effect of the Moon results in two tidal bulges on o…
Happens when an object's orbital period matches its rotationa…
Energy cannot be created or destroyed, but only changed from…
1: Law of Inertia... 2: F = ma... 3: Equal and Opposite Action/Reac…
Tidal Bulge
The tidal effect of the Moon results in two tidal bulges on o…
Tidal Lock
Happens when an object's orbital period matches its rotationa…
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Energy mass and gravity
Energy
Kinetic energy
Potential energy
Mass
The ability to do work or cause change
The energy of motion
Stored energy
Amount of matter that makes up an object
Energy
The ability to do work or cause change
Kinetic energy
The energy of motion
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Gravity, Energy, and Machines
Gravity
Mass
Weight
Law of Universal Gravitation
Attraction of objects to each other. The strength of the attr…
The amount of matter in an object.
Measurement of the force of gravity pulling on an object.
A law that states that gravity is a force of attraction betwe…
Gravity
Attraction of objects to each other. The strength of the attr…
Mass
The amount of matter in an object.
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Potential Energy and Gravity
energy
potential energy
inertia
pendulum
the ability to do work or cause change; the ability to move a…
the amount of energy that is stored in an object; energy that…
an object's resistance to a change in motion
a string or bar that is loose at one end but fixed at the oth…
energy
the ability to do work or cause change; the ability to move a…
potential energy
the amount of energy that is stored in an object; energy that…
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4. Motion, Energy, and Gravity
1. Newton's Laws of Motion
Sir Isaac Newton
3 Laws of Motion
Topic 2: Newton's Law of Gravity
...
-Why do planters move according to Kepler's laws?... -Philosoph…
1. An object moves at a constant velocity if there is no net…
-Every object attracts every other object through gravity... -S…
1. Newton's Laws of Motion
...
Sir Isaac Newton
-Why do planters move according to Kepler's laws?... -Philosoph…
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Potential Energy and Gravity
energy
potential energy
inertia
pendulum
the ability to do work or cause change; the ability to move a…
the amount of energy that is stored in an object; energy that…
an object's resistance to a change in motion
a string or bar that is loose at one end but fixed at the oth…
energy
the ability to do work or cause change; the ability to move a…
potential energy
the amount of energy that is stored in an object; energy that…
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Motion, Energy, and Gravity
acceleration
acceleration of gravity
angular momentum
bound orbits
The rate at which an object's velocity changes. Its standard…
The acceleration of a falling object. On Earth, it is designa…
Momentum attributable to rotation or revolution. The momentum…
Orbits on which an object travels repeatedly around another o…
acceleration
The rate at which an object's velocity changes. Its standard…
acceleration of gravity
The acceleration of a falling object. On Earth, it is designa…
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Motion, energy, and gravity
Speed
Veloctiy
Acceleration
Momentum
How far something will go in a certain amount of time.
Tells us both speed and direction
Velocity is changing in anyway, whether in speed or direction…
Is the product of its mass and velocity. That is - momentum =…
Speed
How far something will go in a certain amount of time.
Veloctiy
Tells us both speed and direction
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Work,Energy and Gravity
Displacement
Distance
Gravitional/Acceleration
Force
the moving of something from its place or position.
an amount of space between two things or people.
Movement, or a tendency to move, toward a center of attractiv…
Strength or energy as an attribute of physical action or move…
Displacement
the moving of something from its place or position.
Distance
an amount of space between two things or people.
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Energy, Gravity, and Nuclear Reactions
Law of Universal Gravitation
Inverse Square Law
Gravitational Force
Law of Conservation of Energy
Every body in the universe attracts every other body with a m…
A law relating to the intensity of an effect to the inverse s…
The force that attracts objects with mass at all times. It de…
Energy is never created nor destroyed, only transformed.
Law of Universal Gravitation
Every body in the universe attracts every other body with a m…
Inverse Square Law
A law relating to the intensity of an effect to the inverse s…
Motion, Energy, and Gravity
speed
velocity
acceleration
Angular Momentum
rate at which an object moves.
both speed and direction.
Any change in velocity.
the rotational momentum of a spinning or orbiting object.
speed
rate at which an object moves.
velocity
both speed and direction.
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Gravity and Energy in Driving
Gravity
Motion (Kinetic Energy)
Friction/Traction
Tires on the Road
Pulls things to the earth... *Uphill braking time decreasing... *Do…
*Faster= more energy/greater impact... *Slower= less energy/less…
*Force that keeps things from sliding... *Friction created by ti…
*They make a difference in the cars performance... *Low pressure…
Gravity
Pulls things to the earth... *Uphill braking time decreasing... *Do…
Motion (Kinetic Energy)
*Faster= more energy/greater impact... *Slower= less energy/less…
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Gravity and Energy Quiz
All objects in the universe are attrac…
9.8m/s
Newtons
Increase
What is the universal law of gravity?
What is acceleration due to gravity?
What is the SI unit for weight?
When the two masses of objects are larger does the gravity in…
All objects in the universe are attrac…
What is the universal law of gravity?
9.8m/s
What is acceleration due to gravity?
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Energy, Mass and Gravity
energy
kinetic energy
potential energy
mass
the ability to do work or cause change
the energy of motion
stored energy
the amount of matter that makes up an object
energy
the ability to do work or cause change
kinetic energy
the energy of motion
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Physics - Gravity and Mechanical Energy
Mass
Matter
Weight
Gravity
Amount of matter an object has
Something that has mass and takes up space (Kg)
The amount of mass of an object...It is dependent upon gravit…
Tendency of objects with mass to accelerate towards each other
Mass
Amount of matter an object has
Matter
Something that has mass and takes up space (Kg)
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GRAVITY AND ENERGY UNIT REVIEW
what is gravity?
what is free fall?
what is terminal velocity?
what is centripetal force? in what dir…
the force that pulls down an object
an object falling with no forces acting on it besides gravity
when an object is falling under the influence of gravity fall…
causes an object to travel in a circular path. inward. N
what is gravity?
the force that pulls down an object
what is free fall?
an object falling with no forces acting on it besides gravity
GRAVITY/ENERGY Bambenek
chemical potential energy
gravitational potential energy
elastic potential energy
thermal kinetic energy
cpe... When chemicals such as food create energy
gpe... Increases with height, causes objects to stay still
ePe... An object that has tension needing to be released
tke (heat transfers)... causes heat
chemical potential energy
cpe... When chemicals such as food create energy
gravitational potential energy
gpe... Increases with height, causes objects to stay still
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Science: Gravity and Potential Energy
Energy
Potential energy
Inertia
Pendulum
The ability to do work or cause change; the ability to move a…
The amount of energy that is stored in an object; energy that…
An object's resistance to a change in motion
A string or bar that is loose at one end but fixed at the oth…
Energy
The ability to do work or cause change; the ability to move a…
Potential energy
The amount of energy that is stored in an object; energy that…
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Force, Momentum, Energy, and Gravity
the push or pull acted on an object
it has magnitude and direction
it will not move
force that opposes motion
What is force?
Why is force a vector?
What happens when two balanced forces act on the same object?
What is friction?
the push or pull acted on an object
What is force?
it has magnitude and direction
Why is force a vector?
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Energy and Gravity Test Review
Mass
Weight
Gravity
The speed of an object in free fall
The amount of matter in an object.
A measure of the force of gravity pulling on an object.
An attractive force between any two objects; depends on the m…
9.8 m/s 2
Mass
The amount of matter in an object.
Weight
A measure of the force of gravity pulling on an object.
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Science energy and gravity
Energy
What are the main fossil fules
What keeps the planets in orbit
What is the energy of motion
Energy is the ability to do work and all most all evergy come…
Coal, natural gasses and oil
Gravity
Kinetic energy
Energy
Energy is the ability to do work and all most all evergy come…
What are the main fossil fules
Coal, natural gasses and oil
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Science test (Gravity & Energy)
GPE
CPE
EPE
SKE
Gravitational potential energy
Chemical potential energy
Elastic potential energy
Sound kinetic energy
GPE
Gravitational potential energy
CPE
Chemical potential energy
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Work, Center of Gravity, and Energy
joule
watt
Mechanical Energy
kinetic
The unit of work is the ________.
unit for power is the _________.
Kinetic or potential energy associated with the motion or pos…
Energy of motion
joule
The unit of work is the ________.
watt
unit for power is the _________.
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Science Gravity, Motion, and Energy
Force
Gravity
Mass
Does mass vary from one place to anoth…
A push or pull
Force or attraction that exists between any two masses
A measure of how much matter is in a body
No
Force
A push or pull
Gravity
Force or attraction that exists between any two masses
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Force, Friction, Motion, Energy and Gravity
Friction
Motion
Force
Static friction
A force that resists motion
An object's change in position over time
A push or a pull
Friction that acts on objects that are not moving
Friction
A force that resists motion
Motion
An object's change in position over time
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Ch. 4 Motion, Energy, and Gravity
Momentum
Force
Angular Momentum
Torque
The product of an objects mass and velocity; Mass X Velocity
Required to change an objects momentum
Circling or Turning Momentum
Twisting force; Changes Angular Momentum
Momentum
The product of an objects mass and velocity; Mass X Velocity
Force
Required to change an objects momentum
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Physics Gravity, Work, Energy Test
gravity
2 aspects of gravity
FG = ?
(constant) G = ?
attraction between masses
1) force of gravity... 2) acceleration due to gravity
G (m₁m₂)/r²
6.67 x10^-11
gravity
attraction between masses
2 aspects of gravity
1) force of gravity... 2) acceleration due to gravity
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Science Test- gravity, friction, & energy
define energy
what unit is used to measure energy?
kinetic energy
potential energy
the ability of a person or an object to do work, or to cause…
joule
energy of motion, any moving object has kinetic energy
stored energy
define energy
the ability of a person or an object to do work, or to cause…
what unit is used to measure energy?
joule
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Intro Astronomy Motion, Energy, and Gravity
Describe Kepler's laws of planetary mo…
What are the components of an ellipse?
Does eccentricity matter for Kepler's…
How do speed and energy change along a…
1. All planets move in elliptical orbits... 2. A line that conne…
It's a curve on a plane.
Yes.
The object moves faster when closer to the perihelion.
Describe Kepler's laws of planetary mo…
1. All planets move in elliptical orbits... 2. A line that conne…
What are the components of an ellipse?
It's a curve on a plane.
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Forms of energy and newtons laws of motion and gravity
Energy
Kinetic energy
Potential energy
Conduction
Ability to do work
Energy in motion
Energy that is stored and held in readiness
Energy is passed from atom to atom through direct contact
Energy
Ability to do work
Kinetic energy
Energy in motion
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6G Energy, Forces, and Motion: Chapter 19 Motion, Gravity, and Work
acceleration (a)
frame of reference
speed (s)
velocity (v)
The rate at which velocity changes.... m/s/s or similar (distanc…
an object you chose to compare the motion of all other object…
Distance travelled per unit time.... m/s or km/hr
Speed and direction of a moving object.... m/s or km/hr
acceleration (a)
The rate at which velocity changes.... m/s/s or similar (distanc…
frame of reference
an object you chose to compare the motion of all other object…
CBA Review: Force, energy, simple machines, magnetism, gravity
Sound Energy
mechanical energy
light energy
mass
energy carried by sound waves
the energy associated with the motion and position of everyda…
Energy in the form of moving waves of light
A measure of how much matter is in an object
Sound Energy
energy carried by sound waves
mechanical energy
the energy associated with the motion and position of everyda…
Astronomy Chapter 4 (Motion, Energy, Gravity)
Speed
Velocity
Acceleration
Leaning Tower of Pisa
Example: The speed of a car tells us how far it will go in a…
The velocity of a car tells us both its speed and its directi…
Ex: The car has an acceleration if its velocity is changing i…
In an experiment Galileo dropped weights from the tower and d…
Speed
Example: The speed of a car tells us how far it will go in a…
Velocity
The velocity of a car tells us both its speed and its directi…
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Motion and Energy- Chapter 2- Lesson 1- Gravity and Friction
force
contact force
noncontact force
gravity
A push or pull on an object.
A push or pull on an object by another object that is touchin…
A force one object can apply to another object without touchi…
Attractive force that exists between all objects that have ma…
force
A push or pull on an object.
contact force
A push or pull on an object by another object that is touchin…
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ASTRO-Chapter 4 Motion, energy and gravity
velocity
acceleration
speed
force
speed and direction, change of position over time ... Ex. 10m/s…
change of velocity over time
rate at which object moves , ... =distance/time in m/s
interaction between objects that changes speed, direction or…
velocity
speed and direction, change of position over time ... Ex. 10m/s…
acceleration
change of velocity over time
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Tyler - Science quiz (gravity/energy) - grade 6
Gravity
Force
Energy
Work
The force of attraction between all matter.
Any push or pull that acts on an object, changing its speed,…
The ability to do work.
Any change in position, speed or state of matter due to force.
Gravity
The force of attraction between all matter.
Force
Any push or pull that acts on an object, changing its speed,…
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Motion, Forces, and Energy- Chapter 2, Friction and Gravity
Friction
Static Friction
Sliding Friction
Rolling Friction
The Force that two surfaces exert on each other when they rub…
The Friction that acts on objects that are not moving.
Occurs when two solid surfaces slide over each other.
When an object rolls across a surface.
Friction
The Force that two surfaces exert on each other when they rub…
Static Friction
The Friction that acts on objects that are not moving.
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Science Ch 5-7 Momentum, Energy, Gravity
Momentum, Big Idea
Momentum
The more MOMENTUM something has . . .
Impulse
Force acting on an object MULTIPLIED by the TIME that force a…
Momentum = Mass x Velocity (F=mv)
1. The more difficult it is to stop... 2. The larger effect it w…
1. Impulse = force x time... 2. Changes momentum... 3. Longer time…
Momentum, Big Idea
Force acting on an object MULTIPLIED by the TIME that force a…
Momentum
Momentum = Mass x Velocity (F=mv)
CBA Review: Force, energy, simple machines, magnetism, gravity
Sound Energy
mechanical energy
light energy
mass
energy carried by sound waves
the energy associated with the motion and position of everyda…
Energy in the form of moving waves of light
A measure of how much matter is in an object
Sound Energy
energy carried by sound waves
mechanical energy
the energy associated with the motion and position of everyda…
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Astronmoy Chapter 4: Understanding Motion, Energy, and Gravity
Newton
Gravity
Astronomical Motion
Galileo
*3 laws of motion... *changed our view of the universe by realiz…
*a universal force that causes all objects to pull on all oth…
*planets, moons, and stars are moving due to a force: gravity!
*developed the scientific method... *is called the "father of mo…
Newton
*3 laws of motion... *changed our view of the universe by realiz…
Gravity
*a universal force that causes all objects to pull on all oth…
Force, gravity, energy, weight, mass, friction, magnet/magnetism
Force
gravity
energy
weight
A push or pull exerted on an object
It is a force that pulls an object toward Earth.
Energy is the capacity or power to do work, such as the capac…
A measure of an amount of matter and also the effect of Earth…
Force
A push or pull exerted on an object
gravity
It is a force that pulls an object toward Earth.
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6G Energy, Forces, and Motion: Ch. 19 Motion, Gravity, and Work
acceleration (a)
frame of reference
speed (s)
velocity (v)
The rate at which velocity changes.... m/s/s or similar (distanc…
an object you chose to compare the motion of all other object…
Distance travelled per unit time.... m/s or km/hr
Speed and direction of a moving object.... m/s or km/hr
acceleration (a)
The rate at which velocity changes.... m/s/s or similar (distanc…
frame of reference
an object you chose to compare the motion of all other object…
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2 - Energy, Motion, Speed, Vectors, Forces, Gravity
Energy
Kinetic energy
Potential energy
Gravitational potential energy
The ability to do work or to change matter
The energy of motion/energy that is actively causing a change…
Energy that is store de and could potentially be put into mot…
Energy that is stored in a mass due it's position or location…
Energy
The ability to do work or to change matter
Kinetic energy
The energy of motion/energy that is actively causing a change…
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Chapter 4: Understanding Motion, Energy and Gravity
Speed
Velocity
Acceleration
The Acceleration of Gravity
Rate at which object moves ... distance/time (units of m/s)
Speed & direction. Can be measured in feet/sec, meters/sec, i…
Any change in velocity units of speed/time (m/s)^2 or feet/se…
All falling objects accelerate at the same rate (not counting…
Speed
Rate at which object moves ... distance/time (units of m/s)
Velocity
Speed & direction. Can be measured in feet/sec, meters/sec, i…
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Forces, Motion and Energy Chapter 2 Friction and Gravity
Friction
Static Friction
Sliding Friction
Rolling Friction
The force that one surface exerts on another when the two sur…
Friction that acts on objects that are not moving
Friction that occurs when one solid surface slides over another
Friction that occurs when an object rolls over a surface
Friction
The force that one surface exerts on another when the two sur…
Static Friction
Friction that acts on objects that are not moving
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Energy, Work, Power, Gravity, Force, Pressure
Kinetic Energy... (formula & description)
If you double speed... __ KE
Potential Energy... (formula & description)
Joule
KE=1/2mv^2... (m=mass, v=velocity)... Energy of motion... Heat
you have 4 times the KE.
PE=mgh... (m=mass, g=acceleration of gravity, h=change in height…
Basic unit of energy.... The force of 1 newton that moves its po…
Kinetic Energy... (formula & description)
KE=1/2mv^2... (m=mass, v=velocity)... Energy of motion... Heat
If you double speed... __ KE
you have 4 times the KE.
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