# Study sets matching "motion"

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Physics

Mechanics

Motion

Kinematics

The study of a broad range of topics including mechanics, radi…

The study of the motion of objects

A change of position

The science of describing the motion of objects using words, d…

Physics

The study of a broad range of topics including mechanics, radi…

Mechanics

The study of the motion of objects

speed

average speed

Instantaneous speed

distance

the distance divided by the amount of time it took to travel t…

the total distance travelled divided by the total time it take…

speed at that instant in time. (speedometer)

the amount of distance travelled

speed

the distance divided by the amount of time it took to travel t…

average speed

the total distance travelled divided by the total time it take…

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.

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

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…

energy

kinetic energy

potential energy

gravitational potential energy

the ability to do work

the motion of waves, electrons, atoms, molecules and substances

stored energy

potential energy that depends upon an object's height. Water s…

energy

the ability to do work

kinetic energy

the motion of waves, electrons, atoms, molecules and substances

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

Distance

Speed

Constant Speed

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

How far an object moves

Distance travelled per unit time (D/t)

Speed that does not change

Reference Point

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

Distance

How far an object moves

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

acceleration

Formula to calculate acceleration

speed

average speed

the rate at which velocity changes

final speed - initial speed/ time

the distance an object moves per unit of time

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

acceleration

the rate at which velocity changes

Formula to calculate acceleration

final speed - initial speed/ time

Sir Isaac Newton

gravity

motion

speed

a scientist who is famous for finding the rules about objects…

a force that pulls everything towards earth

when an object or living thing moves from one place to another

how fast an object moves

Sir Isaac Newton

a scientist who is famous for finding the rules about objects…

gravity

a force that pulls everything towards earth

velocity

acceleration

deceleration

frame of reference

rate of change in position (plus direction)

increase in speed or velocity... "Speeding up"

decrease in speed or velocity... "slowing down"

object used to detect motion... example: the ground, the sun, etc…

velocity

rate of change in position (plus direction)

acceleration

increase in speed or velocity... "Speeding up"

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.

Acceleration

Conservation of Momentum

Momentum

Distance

increase in the rate or speed of something.

The total momentum of a system remains unchanged after a colli…

the force or speed with which something moves

How far an object moves

Acceleration

increase in the rate or speed of something.

Conservation of Momentum

The total momentum of a system remains unchanged after a colli…

acceleration

speed

disPLACEment

distance

The rate at which velocity changes; ... Change in velocity divide…

Distance travelled per unit time; The ______ in town is 35 m/h.

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

How far an object moves

acceleration

The rate at which velocity changes; ... Change in velocity divide…

speed

Distance travelled per unit time; The ______ in town is 35 m/h.

Direction

Time

motion

reference point

is the line along which something moves

is the period of duration between two events

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

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

Direction

is the line along which something moves

Time

is the period of duration between two events

REFERENCE POINT OR FRAME OF REFERENCE

SPEED

FORMULA FOR SPEED

FORMULA FOR VELOCITY

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

Distance an object travels in a certain amount of time.

d/t

d/t and 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.

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.