# Study sets matching "motion conceptual physics"

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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…

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

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…

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

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.

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 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…

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…

axis

rotation

revolution

linear speed

the center around which something rotates

the spin of a body on its axis

The movement of an object around another object or movement ar…

distance traveled per unit of time

axis

the center around which something rotates

rotation

the spin of a body on its axis

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…

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…

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…

Tangential Speed

Rotational Speed (Angular speed)

Rotational Inertia

Torque

The linear speed tangent to a curved path, such as in circular…

The number of rotations or revolutions per unit of time; often…

The property of an object to resist any change in its state or…

The product of force and lever-arm distance, which tends to pr…

Tangential Speed

The linear speed tangent to a curved path, such as in circular…

Rotational Speed (Angular speed)

The number of rotations or revolutions per unit of time; often…

Force

Friction

Mass

Weight

A push or a pull exerted on an object, measured in newtons.

The resistive force that opposes the motion or attempted motio…

The quantity of matter in an object. More specifically, it is…

The force upon an object due to gravity.

Force

A push or a pull exerted on an object, measured in newtons.

Friction

The resistive force that opposes the motion or attempted motio…

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

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

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…

Tangential speed

Rotational speed (sometimes called angu…

Rotational inertia (often called moment…

Torque

The linear speed tangent to a curved path, such as in circular…

The number of rotations or revolutions per unit of time; often…

The property of an object that measures its resistance to any…

The product of force and lever-arm distance, which tends to pr…

Tangential speed

The linear speed tangent to a curved path, such as in circular…

Rotational speed (sometimes called angu…

The number of rotations or revolutions per unit of time; often…

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

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

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…

Define MOTION

Define Scalar Quantity

Define vector Quantity

What are scalar quantities of motion

A CHANGE IN POSITION compared to a place or an object that is…

a quantity that is fully described by a Magnitude (a numerical…

Needs the Magnitude (How much) and the Direction (Which way)

Distance and speed

Define MOTION

A CHANGE IN POSITION compared to a place or an object that is…

Define Scalar Quantity

a quantity that is fully described by a Magnitude (a numerical…

Axis

Rotation

Revolution

Linear Speed

(a) The straight line around which an object may rotate or rev…

The spinning motion that takes place when an object rotates ab…

Motion of an object turning around an axis outside the object.

The path distance moved per unit of time. Also called simply s…

Axis

(a) The straight line around which an object may rotate or rev…

Rotation

The spinning motion that takes place when an object rotates ab…

Distance

Displacement

Speed

Velocity

Distance is a scalar quantity that refers to "how much ground…

Change in position (end point - starting point)

Speed is a scalar quantity. Rate of change in distance.

The speed in a given direction. Velocity = Displacement/Time... R…

Distance

Distance is a scalar quantity that refers to "how much ground…

Displacement

Change in position (end point - starting point)