# Study sets matching "motion velocity"

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Motion

Distance

Speed

Velocity

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

Measures the path taken... -can be straight or curved... -total amou…

Distance traveled divided by the time during which motion occu…

The speed of an object in a particular direction... - must includ…

Motion

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

Distance

Measures the path taken... -can be straight or curved... -total amou…

motion

reference point

velocity

distance

_______________ is a change in an object's position.

A _______________ _______________ is a place or object that we…

_______________ is the speed and direction of a moving object.

_______________ is the length of a path between two points.

motion

_______________ is a change in an object's position.

reference point

A _______________ _______________ is a place or object that we…

Speed

Average speed equation

Average speed equation

Instantaneous speed

the measure of how quickly something moves

average speed = distance travelled / time taken

s=d/t

speed at a particular instant

Speed

the measure of how quickly something moves

Average speed equation

average speed = distance travelled / time taken

Speed

Velocity

Acceleration

Motion

Any distance interval (feet, meters,miles) divided by a time i…

speed with an added vector for direction

The change in speed over time

A change in position compared to a reference point

Speed

Any distance interval (feet, meters,miles) divided by a time i…

Velocity

speed with an added vector for direction

Meter

Motion

Displacement

Speed

An SI unit of length (m).

The change in an object's position relative to a reference poi…

The distance and direction of an object's change in position.

The distance an object travels per unit of time.

Meter

An SI unit of length (m).

Motion

The change in an object's position relative to a reference poi…

motion

displacement

speed

velocity

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

the change in position of an object

Distance travelled per unit time

...

motion

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

displacement

the change in position of an object

Position

Displacement

Distance

Scalar

Seperation from starting point

Vector - magnitude and direction of change of position

Scalar - Magnitude of change in position. How far traveled - r…

Magnitude only

Position

Seperation from starting point

Displacement

Vector - magnitude and direction of change of position

Motion

Reference Point

Speed

Average Speed

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

A place or object used for comparison to determine if an objec…

Distance traveled per unit time.

Total distance divided by total time

Motion

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

Reference Point

A place or object used for comparison to determine if an objec…

Displacement

Displacement doesn't...

🔼X=Xf - Xi

Displacement equals zero...

The length of a straight line between start and finish

Always tell you the distance an object moved

Change along the ground ... = final - initial

If you ended where you started

Displacement

The length of a straight line between start and finish

Displacement doesn't...

Always tell you the distance an object moved

definition of motion

reference point

relative motion

average speed formula

the change of position over time.

a location that you compare to other locations

the perception of motion based on an observer's point of refer…

total distance divided by total time

definition of motion

the change of position over time.

reference point

a location that you compare to other locations

motion is

speed is

Average speed equation (triangle)

vector is

change in position over time

measure of how far something moves in given time

d=s/t

is a quantity that has both size and direction

motion is

change in position over time

speed is

measure of how far something moves in given time

motion

reference point

relative motion

average speed

the change of position over time.

a location that you compare to other locations

the perception of motion based on an observer's point of refer…

how fast something is moving

motion

the change of position over time.

reference point

a location that you compare to other locations

Motion

Speed

Velocity

Acceleration

An objects change in position relative to a reference point

distance/time

The speed of an object in a specific direction

Rate at which velocity changes over time, object accelerates i…

Motion

An objects change in position relative to a reference point

Speed

distance/time

Where is time always plotted?

Where is distance or speed plotted?

What does a horizontal line on a graph…

What does a horizontal line on a graph…

X axis

Y axis

The object is not moving. It is AT REST.

The object is moving at a constant rate.

Where is time always plotted?

X axis

Where is distance or speed plotted?

Y axis

motion

reference point

speed

average speed

when an object changes position relative to another object or…

a place or a stationary object used to determine if something…

the distance traveled in a certain amount of time

the total distance divided by the total time

motion

when an object changes position relative to another object or…

reference point

a place or a stationary object used to determine if something…

define motion

what is a reference point

What is velocity

good reference point? Bad reference poi…

an object is in motion if it changes position relative to a re…

Is a place or object used for comparison to determine if somet…

speed of an object in a particular direction... Ex: car going 60…

good is building or tree... bad is a moving car

define motion

an object is in motion if it changes position relative to a re…

what is a reference point

Is a place or object used for comparison to determine if somet…

motion

reference point

distance

International System of Units

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

A place or object used for comparison to determine if an objec…

The length of a path between two points

A system of measurement based on multiples of ten and on estab…

motion

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

reference point

A place or object used for comparison to determine if an objec…

Speed

formula for speed

Average speed

Instantaneous Speed

the distance an object moves per unit of time.

Distance divided by Time

Total Distance traveled / Total Time it takes

the speed of an object at a given instant in time.

Speed

the distance an object moves per unit of time.

formula for speed

Distance divided by Time

motion

speed

speed examples

velocity

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

the distance traveled by an object divided by the time taken t…

examples: 62 mph, 100 km/h, 1 m/s, 3.3 ft/s

the speed of an object in a particular direction

motion

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

speed

the distance traveled by an object divided by the time taken t…