#### Study sets matching "mathematics university warwick physics px"

#### Study sets matching "mathematics university warwick physics px"

Physics

Natural philosophy

Scientific method

The Scientific Method Steps

The study of matter and motion.

An attempt to explain the behavior of the universe through ph…

Iterative process for going from observations to validated th…

1. Observation... 2. Induce- start to ask questions; why?... 3. Hyp…

Physics

The study of matter and motion.

Natural philosophy

An attempt to explain the behavior of the universe through ph…

star

gravity

mass

nebula

A huge, bright ball of burning gas that is held together by g…

A force of attraction between objects that is due to their ma…

Amount of matter in an object; bigger stars will have more; s…

A large cloud of dust and gas in space. New stars can be born…

star

A huge, bright ball of burning gas that is held together by g…

gravity

A force of attraction between objects that is due to their ma…

scientific notation

astronomical unit

light-year

solar system

A mathematical method of writing numbers using powers of ten.

The average distance between Earth and the sun, about 150 mil…

the distance that light travels in one year

the sun (a star), planets, and all the other objects that rev…

scientific notation

A mathematical method of writing numbers using powers of ten.

astronomical unit

The average distance between Earth and the sun, about 150 mil…

dimensional analysis

significant figures

why do scientists use the metric system?

how can dimensional analysis help eval…

a method of treatment units as algebraic quantities that can…

all the valid digits in a measurement the number of which ind…

scientists use the metric system for measurement because the…

it can help evaluate answers by checking that the answer is i…

dimensional analysis

a method of treatment units as algebraic quantities that can…

significant figures

all the valid digits in a measurement the number of which ind…

Aristotle

Ptolemy

Ptolemy's Universe

Ptolemy's Universe

In his system, the planets were the visible dots embedded on…

His major work was his Mathematical Composition.

"*Earth in the center, with the four elements"... "*The celestia…

"The seven wandering stars—planets—were deemed to be somewher…

Aristotle

In his system, the planets were the visible dots embedded on…

Ptolemy

His major work was his Mathematical Composition.

universe

light-years

Doppler effect

Edwin Hubble

All the matter and energy in existence, as well as the space…

the distance that light can travel in 1 year, which is 9.46 t…

an increase (or decrease) in the frequency of sound, light, o…

The U.S. Scientist who studied the motion of galaxies and dis…

universe

All the matter and energy in existence, as well as the space…

light-years

the distance that light can travel in 1 year, which is 9.46 t…

1 N = 1 kg * 1 m / s2

f = m*a

(v) = total distance (d) / total time…

acceleration (a) = change in velocity…

What is the mathematical formula for expressing one Newton?

What is the mathematical formula for expressing force?

What is the mathematical formula for expressing speed?

What is the mathematical formula for expressing acceleration?

1 N = 1 kg * 1 m / s2

What is the mathematical formula for expressing one Newton?

f = m*a

What is the mathematical formula for expressing force?

accelerate

acceleration

average speed

conceptual model

to increase speed or change direction.

the change of speed over time.

how fast something moves over a certain distance.

a verbal or graphical explanation for how a system works or i…

accelerate

to increase speed or change direction.

acceleration

the change of speed over time.

Quantum physics

Thermodynamics

Rocket science

Electromagnetic field theory

a discrete quantity of energy proportional in magnitude to th…

the branch of physical science that deals with the relations…

something requiring great intelligence, especially mathematic…

An electromagnetic field (also EM field) is a physical field…

Quantum physics

a discrete quantity of energy proportional in magnitude to th…

Thermodynamics

the branch of physical science that deals with the relations…

Literature

Mathematics

arithmetic

algebra

/ˈlɪtrətʃər/ văn... pieces of writing that are valued as works o…

/ˌmæθəˈmætɪks/ toán học... the science of numbers and shapes. Br…

/əˈrɪθmətɪk/ số học... the type of mathematics that deals with t…

/ˈældʒɪbrə/ đại số học... a type of mathematics in which letters…

Literature

/ˈlɪtrətʃər/ văn... pieces of writing that are valued as works o…

Mathematics

/ˌmæθəˈmætɪks/ toán học... the science of numbers and shapes. Br…

Geocentric

Enlightenment

Heliocentric

Copernicus

the theory that the earth is the center of the universe

Revolution European movement where scholars replaced old idea…

the theory that the sun is the center of the universe

Scientist who developed the heliocentric theory of the univer…

Geocentric

the theory that the earth is the center of the universe

Enlightenment

Revolution European movement where scholars replaced old idea…

Newton's Law of Gravity

Coulomb's Law

Field Forces

Forces

all objects in the universe attract each other through gravit…

The mathematical description of the Force between two charged…

A field in which a force vector exists at every point in the…

A push or a pull

Newton's Law of Gravity

all objects in the universe attract each other through gravit…

Coulomb's Law

The mathematical description of the Force between two charged…

alien

antibiotic

antidepressant

astronomer

creatrure living in the space

A chemical that kills bacteria or slows their growth without…

drugs used to treat depression

A scientist who studies the stars and other objects in the sky

alien

creatrure living in the space

antibiotic

A chemical that kills bacteria or slows their growth without…

breathless

talons

countrymen

unable

not breathing or able to breathe except with difficulty.

the claw of a bird.

a man from your own country.

not having the necessary means or skills;lacking in power or…

breathless

not breathing or able to breathe except with difficulty.

talons

the claw of a bird.

Physics

An Alternative and much broader defini…

Primary Objective of Physics

Physical Laws

The science of matter and energy and the interaction between…

the study of the natural or material world and phenomena; nat…

To learn how to predict and understand how the universe works…

Physics is organized around a collection of

Physics

The science of matter and energy and the interaction between…

An Alternative and much broader defini…

the study of the natural or material world and phenomena; nat…

mathematics

technology

equation

Fibonacci numbers

the language of science

mathematical understanding of how the universe works

a set of symbols summarizing a mathematical equation

the leaves on many plants arranged in repeating spirals of tw…

mathematics

the language of science

technology

mathematical understanding of how the universe works

Cartography

Eratosthenes

George Perkins Marsh

Fertile Crescent

theory and practice of making visual representations of Earth…

Served as the head librarian at Alexandria during third centu…

Inventor, diplomat, politician, and scholar, his classic work…

Located in the Middle East in the vicinity of modern-day Iraq…

Cartography

theory and practice of making visual representations of Earth…

Eratosthenes

Served as the head librarian at Alexandria during third centu…

month: sidereal

month: synodic

day: sidereal

day: solar

time it takes for the moon to actually complete 1 orbit aroun…

time it takes for the moon to complete its cycle of phases

time it takes for the earth to do one 360 degree spin (23 hrs…

time it takes for the sun to return to the same east/west pos…

month: sidereal

time it takes for the moon to actually complete 1 orbit aroun…

month: synodic

time it takes for the moon to complete its cycle of phases