# Study sets matching "motion"

Motion

Speed

speed depends on _____________________…

Units of measure

Change in position/ location over time.

the rate at which an object covers distance

distance and time.

centimeters/ second, meters/minute

Motion

Change in position/ location over time.

Speed

the rate at which an object covers distance

Motion

Speed

speed depends on _____________________…

Units of measure

Change in position/ location over time.

the rate at which an object covers distance

distance and time.

centimeters/ second, meters/minute

Motion

Change in position/ location over time.

Speed

the rate at which an object covers distance

Frame of reference

Distance

Displacement

Speed

A system of objects that are not moving with respect to one an…

the length of a path between two points

The direct line path between an the point of origin and the cu…

The ratio of the distance an object moves to the time an objec…

Frame of reference

A system of objects that are not moving with respect to one an…

Distance

the length of a path between two points

Formula for Speed

Instantaneous Speed

Average Speed

Acceleration

Distance/Time

Speed at a specific point in time

Total distance/total time

Change in velocity/time

Formula for Speed

Distance/Time

Instantaneous Speed

Speed at a specific point in time

velocity

acceleration

motion

speed

speed and direction

the change in velocity over a given time interval

changing position relative to a fixed point

distance per unit of time

velocity

speed and direction

acceleration

the change in velocity over a given time interval

Motion

Distance

Displacement

Speed

When an object changes its position

How far an object has moved

Distance & Direction of an object's change in position from th…

Distance an object travels per unit of time

Motion

When an object changes its position

Distance

How far an object has moved

Speed

Velocity

Acceleration

Units of measurement

How fast an object is moving. The distance an object travels d…

The speed and direction of an object.

A change in velocity. Can be a change in speed OR direction.

The standard quantity that a number measures. Can be seconds,…

Speed

How fast an object is moving. The distance an object travels d…

Velocity

The speed and direction of an object.

velocity is constant; acceleration is 0

Velocity is increasing therefore, there…

70 N east-55N west= 15 N east

Velocity is 40 m/s forward... Acceleration…

Describe the velocity and acceleration.

Describe the velocity and acceleration.

What is the net force on the wagon if the boy pulls at 70 N ea…

What is the velocity and acceleration at point B?

velocity is constant; acceleration is 0

Describe the velocity and acceleration.

Velocity is increasing therefore, there…

Describe the velocity and acceleration.

Gravity

Motion

Speed

Reference Point

A force that pulls objects toward each other.... A force of attra…

A change in position.... Movement.

Rate at which an object moves or changes position.

A place or object used to determine if an object is in motion.

Gravity

A force that pulls objects toward each other.... A force of attra…

Motion

A change in position.... Movement.

REFERENCE POINT /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 given direction

REFERENCE POINT /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

Speed

Reference Point

Velocity

A change in position.... Movement.

Rate at which an object moves or changes position.

A place or object used to determine if an object is in motion.

The speed and direction of a moving object

Motion

A change in position.... Movement.

Speed

Rate at which an object moves or changes position.

Speed

Velocity

Acceleration

Motion

How fast an object moves in a given period of time

Speed and direction of an object

Increase or decrease in speed, and/or a change in direction

When an object's position changes relative to another object.

Speed

How fast an object moves in a given period of time

Velocity

Speed and direction of an object

Motion

Reference Point

International System of Units (SI)

Meter

The state in which one object's distance from another is chang…

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

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

The basic SI unit of length.

Motion

The state in which one object's distance from another is chang…

Reference Point

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

motion

speed

velocity

acceleration

a change in position

rate at which the position of an object changes

the speed and direction in which an object is moving

rate of change of velocity

motion

a change in position

speed

rate at which the position of an object changes

distance

displacement

frame of reference

motion

The length of a path between two points

Distance and direction of an object's change in position from…

something that is not moving with respect to an observer that…

change in position within a frame of reference

distance

The length of a path between two points

displacement

Distance and direction of an object's change in position from…

motion

speed

velocity

frame of reference

movement based on a frame of reference

rate at which an object moves a certain distance

speed in a given direction

Background or stationary object used to compare motion

motion

movement based on a frame of reference

speed

rate at which an object moves a certain distance

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.

force

gravity

balanced forces

unbalanced forces

the push or pull of an object

the force of attraction between Earth and other objects

when forces on and object are equal and in opposite directions

the the force applied in one direction is greater than the for…

force

the push or pull of an object

gravity

the force of attraction between Earth and other objects

motion

reference point

international system of units

distance

when an object changes position relative to another object

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

a system of units used by scientists to measure the properties…

the length of the path between two points

motion

when an object changes position relative to another object

reference point

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

Distance

Displacement

Speed

Velocity

This is how far an object traveled total. (Its odometer)

This is how far an object is moved from its starting location…

This is a scalor quantity that describes the magnitude of rate…

This is a vector quantity that describes a magnitude of speed…

Distance

This is how far an object traveled total. (Its odometer)

Displacement

This is how far an object is moved from its starting location…

Acceleration

Speed

Velocity

Deceleration

The rate at which velocity changes over a second.

The rate at which an object moves over time. Measured in m/s

A variable that tells you both speed and direction.

A decrease in speed, negative acceleration.

Acceleration

The rate at which velocity changes over a second.

Speed

The rate at which an object moves over time. Measured in m/s

Distance

Displacement

Speed

Velocity

This is how far an object traveled total.

This is how far an object is moved from its starting location…

The rate at which an object is going without considering direc…

This is a vector quantity that describes a magnitude of speed…

Distance

This is how far an object traveled total.

Displacement

This is how far an object is moved from its starting location…

Frame of reference

Distance

Displacement

Vector

A system of objects that are not moving with respect to one an…

the length of a path between two points

The direct line path between an the point of origin and the cu…

A quantity that has magnitude and direction

Frame of reference

A system of objects that are not moving with respect to one an…

Distance

the length of a path between two points