# Study sets matching "motion conceptual physics"

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Which has a greater linear speed, a hor…

What is the direction of the force that…

A tin can whirled on the end of a strin…

If you whirl a tin can on the end of a…

The Outside Horse

Inward

There is an inward force acting on the can

Fly off, tangent to its circular path

Which has a greater linear speed, a hor…

The Outside Horse

What is the direction of the force that…

Inward

Motion Maps

Dot

Arrow

Dot alone

Represents the position, velocity, and acceleration of an obje…

Indicates the position of the object

Indicates the direction and speed of the object

Not moving

Motion Maps

Represents the position, velocity, and acceleration of an obje…

Dot

Indicates the position of the object

Which has a greater linear speed, a hor…

What is the direction of the force that…

If you whirl a tin can on the end of a…

Two objects move toward each other beca…

The Outside Horse

Inward

Fly off, tangent to its circular path

Increases

Which has a greater linear speed, a hor…

The Outside Horse

What is the direction of the force that…

Inward

When an ice skater does a pirouette tur…

A straight line about which rotation ta…

When a twirling ice skater brings her a…

Whereas a rotation takes place about an…

rotates

axis

increases

external

When an ice skater does a pirouette tur…

rotates

A straight line about which rotation ta…

axis

What does T represent in the circumrfer…

Is an object in uniform circular motion…

True or False: Velocity vectors are alw…

What vector goes towards the center of…

Period

Yes

true

acceleration

What does T represent in the circumrfer…

Period

Is an object in uniform circular motion…

Yes

component vector

projectile

resultant vector

satellite

one of the vectors whose sum is the resultant vector

an object that moves through air the air or through space, act…

result of adding two or more vectors

An object that revolves around another object

component vector

one of the vectors whose sum is the resultant vector

projectile

an object that moves through air the air or through space, act…

component vector

projectile

resultant vector

satellite

one of the vectors whose sum is the resultant vector

an object that moves through air the air or through space, act…

result of adding two or more vectors

An object that revolves around another object

component vector

one of the vectors whose sum is the resultant vector

projectile

an object that moves through air the air or through space, act…

Revolution

Linear Speed

Tangential Speed

Rotational Speed/Angular Speed

An object turns about an external axis

Distance moved per unit of time

The speed of something moving along a circular path because th…

The number of rotations per unit of time

Revolution

An object turns about an external axis

Linear Speed

Distance moved per unit of time

Rotation

Revolution

Linear Speed

Tangential Speed

An object turns about an internal axis

An object turns about an external axis

Distance moved per unit of time

The speed of something moving along a circular path because th…

Rotation

An object turns about an internal axis

Revolution

An object turns about an external axis

acceleration

acceleration due to gravity

average acceleration

average speed

the rate of change in velocity; the change in velocity over ti…

acceleration of an object as a result of gravity

the change in velocity divided by the time over which is chang…

distance traveled divided by time during which motion occurs

acceleration

the rate of change in velocity; the change in velocity over ti…

acceleration due to gravity

acceleration of an object as a result of gravity

position

distance

displacement

clock reading

definition:... the location of an object with respect to a refere…

definition:... how far an object has traveled along a path... commo…

definition:... the difference between the initial and final posit…

definition:... the exact time that an object is at a particular l…

position

definition:... the location of an object with respect to a refere…

distance

definition:... how far an object has traveled along a path... commo…

acceleration

acceleration due to gravity

average acceleration

average speed

the rate of change in velocity; the change in velocity over ti…

acceleration of an object as a result of gravity

the change in velocity divided by the time over which is chang…

distance traveled divided by time during which motion occurs

acceleration

the rate of change in velocity; the change in velocity over ti…

acceleration due to gravity

acceleration of an object as a result of gravity

scalar

speed

velocity

acceleration

a number with its unit but no direction

how much distance it travels in a given time... how fast are u g…

how fast youre going in a certain direction

how fast your velocity is changing

scalar

a number with its unit but no direction

speed

how much distance it travels in a given time... how fast are u g…

Rotation

Revolution

Linear Speed

Tangential Speed

An object turns about an internal axis

An object turns about an external axis

Distance moved per unit of time

The speed of something moving along a circular path because th…

Rotation

An object turns about an internal axis

Revolution

An object turns about an external axis

True or False: The initial velocity in…

Which will hit the ground first? A ball…

True or False: In a projectile motion p…

A projectile is launched at an angle in…

True

They will hit at the same time

False

Gravity causes vertical acceleration. There is not an accelera…

True or False: The initial velocity in…

True

Which will hit the ground first? A ball…

They will hit at the same time

Distinguish between vector vs scalar qu…

Describe the components of projectile m…

Describe the downward motion of a horiz…

At the instant a horizontally pointed c…

A vector has a magnitude and direction, while a scalar only ha…

The horizontal component of projectile motion is like the moti…

The downward motion of a horizontally launched projectile is t…

They hit at the same time

Distinguish between vector vs scalar qu…

A vector has a magnitude and direction, while a scalar only ha…

Describe the components of projectile m…

The horizontal component of projectile motion is like the moti…

Speed

Velocity

Vector quantity

Acceleration

How fast something moves; the distance traveled per unit of ti…

The speed of an object and a specification of its direction of…

Quantity in physics that has both magnitude and direction.

The rate at which velocity changes with time; the change in ve…

Speed

How fast something moves; the distance traveled per unit of ti…

Velocity

The speed of an object and a specification of its direction of…

Speed

Velocity

Vector quantity

Acceleration

How fast something moves; the distance traveled per unit of ti…

The speed of an object and a specification of its direction of…

Quantity in physics that has both magnitude and direction.

The rate at which velocity changes with time; the change in ve…

Speed

How fast something moves; the distance traveled per unit of ti…

Velocity

The speed of an object and a specification of its direction of…

Speed is relative to the observer (exam…

Speed is the rate of position over time

5 km/hr

Instantaneous speed is at one split sec…

What does "motion is relative" mean?

Speed is the rate at which what happens?

You walk across the room at 5 kilometers per hour. Express thi…

What is the difference between instantaneous speed and average…

Speed is relative to the observer (exam…

What does "motion is relative" mean?

Speed is the rate of position over time

Speed is the rate at which what happens?

distinguish between vector vs scalar qu…

Describe the components of projectile m…

Describe the downward motion of a horiz…

At the instant a horizontally pointed c…

A vector has a magnitude and direction, while a scalar only ha…

The horizontal component of projectile motion is like the moti…

The downward motion of a horizontally launched projectile is t…

They hit at the same time

distinguish between vector vs scalar qu…

A vector has a magnitude and direction, while a scalar only ha…

Describe the components of projectile m…

The horizontal component of projectile motion is like the moti…

component

nonlinear motion

parallel

parallelogram

one of the vectors, often mutually perpendicular, whose sum is…

motion along a curved path

two lines that never intersect in the same plane

a four-sided figure with opposite sides that are parallel and…

component

one of the vectors, often mutually perpendicular, whose sum is…

nonlinear motion

motion along a curved path

Revolution

Linear Speed

Rotational Speed/Angular Speed

RPM

An object turns about an external axis

Distance moved per unit of time

The number of rotations per unit of time

Revolutions Per Minute is another term for rotational speed.

Revolution

An object turns about an external axis

Linear Speed

Distance moved per unit of time

Speed

Instantaneous Speed

Average Speed

Velocity

How fast an object moves; the distance traveled per unit of ti…

The speed at any instant.

The total distance traveled divided by the time of travel.

An object's speed and direction of motion.

Speed

How fast an object moves; the distance traveled per unit of ti…

Instantaneous Speed

The speed at any instant.

Average Velocity

Vector quantity

Free Fall

Speed

The speed of an object and a specification of its direction of…

Quantity in physics that has both magnitude and direction.

Motion under the influence of gravity only.

How fast something moves; the distance traveled per unit of ti…

Average Velocity

The speed of an object and a specification of its direction of…

Vector quantity

Quantity in physics that has both magnitude and direction.