# Study sets matching "motion"

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motion

momentum

acceleration

velocity

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

Mass x Velocity; A measure of how hard it is to stop an object.

Change in velocity divided by the time it takes for the change…

Speed and direction of a moving object

motion

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

momentum

Mass x Velocity; A measure of how hard it is to stop an object.

Motion

Reference Points

The international System of Units

The speed equation

The distance from another object is changing.

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

Meter

Distance/Time

Motion

The distance from another object is changing.

Reference Points

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

Balanced Force

Unbalanced forces

Friction

Gravity

Equal forces acting on an object in opposite directions

A nonzero net force that changes an objects motion

A force that one surface exerts on another when the two rub ag…

The force that pulls objects toward earth

Balanced Force

Equal forces acting on an object in opposite directions

Unbalanced forces

A nonzero net force that changes an objects motion

Acceleration

momentum

distance

energy

the rate at which velocity changes over time

the force or speed with which something moves

an amount of space between two things or people.

The ability to do work or cause change

Acceleration

the rate at which velocity changes over time

momentum

the force or speed with which something moves

Motion

Distance

Displacement

refrence point

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

The length of a path between two points

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

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

Motion

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

Distance

The length of a path between two points

Force

Unbalanced Force

SPEED

FORMULA FOR SPEED

a push or pull exerted by one object on another, causing a cha…

forces that do not cancel each other out when acting together…

Distance an object travels in a certain amount of time.

S = d/t

Force

a push or pull exerted by one object on another, causing a cha…

Unbalanced Force

forces that do not cancel each other out when acting together…

Motion

Speed

Reference Point

Force

The process of changing position

The distance an object moves divided by the time it takes to m…

The starting point you use to describe the motion or the posit…

A push or pull on an object

Motion

The process of changing position

Speed

The distance an object moves divided by the time it takes to m…

Physics

Mechanics

What are the 2 branches of mechanics

Kinematics

the study of the laws that govern how objects behave in the na…

the branch of Physics that deals with objects in motion and th…

kinematics and dynamics

the study of how objects move

Physics

the study of the laws that govern how objects behave in the na…

Mechanics

the branch of Physics that deals with objects in motion and th…

Speed

Acceleration

Average Speed

Motion

A measure of distance an object travels per unit of time.

Measure of a the change in velocity during a period of time.

Total distance traveled divided by the total time taken to tra…

Process of changing position.

Speed

A measure of distance an object travels per unit of time.

Acceleration

Measure of a the change in velocity during a period of time.

Displacement

Motion

Speed

Momentum

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

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

The distance an object travels per unit of time.

The product of its mass and velocity.

Displacement

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

Motion

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

Motion

Speed

Average Speed

Instantaneous Speed

The state in which one object's DISTANCE from another IS CHANG…

The distance an object travels per unit of TIME

The overall rate of speed at which an object moves; calculated…

The speed of an object at one INSTANT in time

Motion

The state in which one object's DISTANCE from another IS CHANG…

Speed

The distance an object travels per unit of TIME

Acceleration

Momentum or Conservation of momentum

Distance

Energy

The rate at which velocity changes

the total linear momentum of a system of particles not acted u…

The length of a path between two points

the strength and vitality required for sustained physical or m…

Acceleration

The rate at which velocity changes

Momentum or Conservation of momentum

the total linear momentum of a system of particles not acted u…

average speed

velocity

acceleration

instantaneous speed

is the measure of the distance an object travels... per unit of t…

is the speed and the... direction of a moving object.

is a measure of the change in velocity during a period of... time

speed at any specific given instant in time

average speed

is the measure of the distance an object travels... per unit of t…

velocity

is the speed and the... direction of a moving object.

reference point

motion

distance

displacement

A location or object that you can use to determine if an objec…

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

How far an object moves.

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

reference point

A location or object that you can use to determine if an objec…

motion

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

velocity

speed

acceleration

reference point

the speed and direction and object is moving

how fast an object moves in a certain amount of time

the rate of change of velocity

Needed to determine the position of an object

velocity

the speed and direction and object is moving

speed

how fast an object moves in a certain amount of time

motion

reference point

International System of Units

distance

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

a place or object used for comparisons to determine if an obje…

a system of measurement based on multiples of ten and one esta…

the length of the path between two points

motion

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

reference point

a place or object used for comparisons to determine if an obje…

Rate

Speed

Acceleration

Inertia

is a measure of the way a quantity changes over time

is the rate at which an object changes its position over time.…

is the rate at which speed changes. Speed up, decelerate, chan…

is the tendency for objects to maintain their motion when no f…

Rate

is a measure of the way a quantity changes over time

Speed

is the rate at which an object changes its position over time.…

motion

reference point

international system of units

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

Reference Point

Distance

Speed

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

Distance/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…

Biomechanics

Biomechanical study helps to:

Benefits of biomechanics

Motion

Study of mechanical laws and how they relate to the movement o…

Identify ways performance can be improved

- Refining a athlete's technique to maximise force production…

Specific path or movement of a body.

Biomechanics

Study of mechanical laws and how they relate to the movement o…

Biomechanical study helps to:

Identify ways performance can be improved

What is acceleration?

What is average speed?

What are balanced forces?

What is displacement?

rate of change of velocity

total distance traveled divided by the total time of travel

forces on an object that are equal in size and opposite in dir…

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

What is acceleration?

rate of change of velocity

What is average speed?

total distance traveled divided by the total time of travel