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REFERENCE POINT OR FRAME OF REFERENCE

SPEED

FORMULA FOR SPEED

VELOCITY

Place or object used for comparison to determine if an object…

Distance an object travels in a certain amount of time.

d/t

Speed in a direction

REFERENCE POINT OR FRAME OF REFERENCE

Place or object used for comparison to determine if an object…

SPEED

Distance an object travels in a certain amount of time.

SPEED

FORMULA FOR SPEED

VELOCITY

CONSTANT SPEED

The distance an object travels in a certain amount of time

Distance divided by time (d/t)

Speed in a direction (e.g., N, S, E, W)

Speed that does not change

SPEED

The distance an object travels in a certain amount of time

FORMULA FOR SPEED

Distance divided by time (d/t)

REFERENCE POINT OR FRAME OF REFERENCE

SPEED

FORMULA FOR SPEED

VELOCITY

Place or object used for comparison to determine if an object…

Distance an object travels in a certain amount of time.

d/t

Speed in a direction

REFERENCE POINT OR FRAME OF REFERENCE

Place or object used for comparison to determine if an object…

SPEED

Distance an object travels in a certain amount of time.

REFERENCE POINT OR FRAME OF REFERENCE

SPEED

FORMULA FOR SPEED

VELOCITY

Place or object used for comparison to determine if an object…

Distance an object travels in a certain amount of time.

d/t

Speed in a direction

REFERENCE POINT OR FRAME OF REFERENCE

Place or object used for comparison to determine if an object…

SPEED

Distance an object travels in a certain amount of time.

motion

average speed

velocity

acceleration

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

total distance divided by total time

the speed and direction of a moving object.

the rate at which velocity changes over time.

motion

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

average speed

total distance divided by total time

motion

reference point

meter

speed

When an object changes position relative to a reference point

a place or object used for comparison to determine if somethin…

the SI unit for length/distance

the distance an object travels per unit of time

motion

When an object changes position relative to a reference point

reference point

a place or object used for comparison to determine if somethin…

motion

average speed

velocity

acceleration

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

total distance divided by total time

the speed and direction of a moving object.

the rate at which velocity changes over time.

motion

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

average speed

total distance divided by total time

REFERENCE POINT OR FRAME OF REFERENCE

SPEED

FORMULA FOR SPEED

VELOCITY

Place or object used for comparison to determine if an object…

Distance an object travels in a certain amount of time.

d/t

Speed in a direction

REFERENCE POINT OR FRAME OF REFERENCE

Place or object used for comparison to determine if an object…

SPEED

Distance an object travels in a certain amount of time.

motion

displacement

speed

velocity

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

the distance and direction of the object's position relative t…

the distance an object travels per unit time

the speed of an object and the direction of its motion

motion

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

displacement

the distance and direction of the object's position relative t…

REFERENCE POINT OR FRAME OF REFERENCE

State the definition of speed

Write down the equation to calculate ac…

Differentiate between speed and velocity

Place or object used for comparison to determine if an object…

Distance an object travels in a certain amount of time.

S = d/t

Speed in a direction

REFERENCE POINT OR FRAME OF REFERENCE

Place or object used for comparison to determine if an object…

State the definition of speed

Distance an object travels in a certain amount of time.

speed

displacement

velocity

instantaneous speed

the rate of distance traveled in a specific amount of time

distance measured from starting position in a straight line (a…

speed in a certain direction

speed at a moment or point in time

speed

the rate of distance traveled in a specific amount of time

displacement

distance measured from starting position in a straight line (a…

motion

displacement

speed

velocity

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

the distance and direction of the object's position relative t…

the distance an object travels per unit time

the speed of an object and the direction of its motion

motion

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

displacement

the distance and direction of the object's position relative t…

REFERENCE POINT OR FRAME OF REFERENCE

SPEED

FORMULA FOR SPEED

VELOCITY

Place or object used for comparison to determine if an object…

Distance an object travels in a certain amount of time.

d/t

Speed in a direction

REFERENCE POINT OR FRAME OF REFERENCE

Place or object used for comparison to determine if an object…

SPEED

Distance an object travels in a certain amount of time.

REFERENCE POINT OR FRAME OF REFERENCE

SPEED

FORMULA FOR SPEED

VELOCITY

Place or object used for comparison to determine if an object…

Distance an object travels in a certain amount of time.

d/t

Speed in a direction

REFERENCE POINT OR FRAME OF REFERENCE

Place or object used for comparison to determine if an object…

SPEED

Distance an object travels in a certain amount of time.

REFERENCE POINT OR FRAME OF REFERENCE

SPEED

FORMULA FOR SPEED

VELOCITY

Place or object used for comparison to determine if an object…

Distance an object travels in a certain amount of time.

S = d/t

Speed in a direction

REFERENCE POINT OR FRAME OF REFERENCE

Place or object used for comparison to determine if an object…

SPEED

Distance an object travels in a certain amount of time.

reference point/frame of reference

motion

speed

velocity

a place or object used for comparison to determine if somethin…

Change in position

Distance an object travels per unit of time

Speed and direction of an object

reference point/frame of reference

a place or object used for comparison to determine if somethin…

motion

Change in position