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Physical Science Chapter 4
mixture
heterogeneous mixture
homogeneous mixture
colloid
matter that consists of two or more substances mixed together…
a mixture that does not appear to be the same throughout
a mixture that appears to be the same throughout
a homogeneous mixture with particles permanently suspended
mixture
matter that consists of two or more substances mixed together…
heterogeneous mixture
a mixture that does not appear to be the same throughout
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Physical Science Chapter 4
Dalton's Theory
nucleus
Subatomic Particles
proton
All matter is made up of individual particles, called atoms,…
the central core of the atom
Three types of tiny particles that make up an atom
one of the POSITIVELY charged particles in an atom's nucleus
Dalton's Theory
All matter is made up of individual particles, called atoms,…
nucleus
the central core of the atom
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Physical Science Chapter 4 Vocabulary
Ion
Bond
Valence Electron
Formula
A charged atom
When two or more atoms combine to form a new substance
The electrons in the outermost shell (main energy level) of a…
a combination of symbols that shows the ratio of elements in…
Ion
A charged atom
Bond
When two or more atoms combine to form a new substance
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Physical Science Chapter 4 Motion
Speed
Speed equation
average speed
instantaneous speed
describes how quickly an object moves, calculated by dividing…
the total distance divided by the total time for a trip.
the actual speed of a moving object at any moment
Speed
describes how quickly an object moves, calculated by dividing…
Speed equation
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Chapter 4 Physical Science: Atoms
electron
nucleus
atom
Democritus
A subatomic particle that has a negative charge
Center of an atom
Smallest particle of an element
Greek philosopher that said all matter is made of tiny partic…
electron
A subatomic particle that has a negative charge
nucleus
Center of an atom
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BJU Physical Science - Chapter 4
mechanics
kinematics
dynamics
statics
modern study of motion
the description of HOW things move
the description of WHAT causes things to move
the description of how stationary objects react to pushes and…
mechanics
modern study of motion
kinematics
the description of HOW things move
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Physical Chapter 4 - Work & Machines
Work
Joule
Joule
Newton Meter
What is force exerted on an object... that causes the object to…
What is the SI unit for work?
What is 1NewtonMeter?
When doing word problems, what does the unit Joules be conver…
Work
What is force exerted on an object... that causes the object to…
Joule
What is the SI unit for work?
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Physical Science: Chapter 4 - Energy
energy
kinetic energy
potential energy
mechanical energy
the ability to do work or cause change
the energy of a MOVING object
stored energy due to the position of an object
energy associated with motion and position of an object. ME =…
energy
the ability to do work or cause change
kinetic energy
the energy of a MOVING object
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Physical Science Chapter 4
4 contact forces
3 Field Forces
4 types of friction
Free fall
Compression... Tension... Torsion... Shear
Gravity... Electric... Magnetic
Static... Kinetic... Fluid... Rolling
Objects that fall due to gravity alone with no other forces a…
4 contact forces
Compression... Tension... Torsion... Shear
3 Field Forces
Gravity... Electric... Magnetic
Physical Science Chapter 4
atom
electron
nucleus
proton
the smallest particle of an element
one of the negatively charged particles outside an atom's nuc…
the central core of the atom
one of the positively charged particles in an atom's nucleus
atom
the smallest particle of an element
electron
one of the negatively charged particles outside an atom's nuc…
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Physical Science Chapter 4 Motion
Speed
Speed equation
average speed
instantaneous speed
describes how quickly an object moves, calculated by dividing…
the total distance divided by the total time for a trip.
the actual speed of a moving object at any moment
Speed
describes how quickly an object moves, calculated by dividing…
Speed equation
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Chapter 4 Energy Physical Science
energy
Name the four different forms of energy
kinetic energy
What is the SI unit for energy?
the ability to cause change
electrical, chemical, radiant, thermal
the energy of motion which depends on mass and speed
It is measured in joules.
energy
the ability to cause change
Name the four different forms of energy
electrical, chemical, radiant, thermal
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Physical Science Chapter 4
acceleration
average speed
coordinate axis
displacement
the rate of change of the speed or velocity of a system durin…
the average rate of motion over a time interval that accounts…
an imaginary line that contains an origin as a point of refer…
a quantity that describes the net distance and direction of m…
acceleration
the rate of change of the speed or velocity of a system durin…
average speed
the average rate of motion over a time interval that accounts…
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Physical Activity for Life - Chapter 4
physical activity
physical fitness
sedentary lifestyle
osteoporosis
When you exercise or play sports. Any form of movement that c…
The ability to do daily work easily and still have enough ene…
Just sitting around doing nothing. This may lead to diabetes…
A disease of your bones.
physical activity
When you exercise or play sports. Any form of movement that c…
physical fitness
The ability to do daily work easily and still have enough ene…
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Chapter 4 Physical Science
Atomic Number
Atomic Mass Number
Proton
Neutron
the number of protons in the nucleus of an atom
total number of protons and neutrons in the nucleus of an atom
has a positive electric charge
does not have an electric charge
Atomic Number
the number of protons in the nucleus of an atom
Atomic Mass Number
total number of protons and neutrons in the nucleus of an atom
Physical Science-Chapter 4
nucleus
proton
electron
neutron
the dense, positively charged mass located in the center of t…
a positively charged subatomic particle that is found in the…
a negatively charged subatomic particle that is found in the…
a neutral subatomic particle that is found in the nucleus of…
nucleus
the dense, positively charged mass located in the center of t…
proton
a positively charged subatomic particle that is found in the…
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Chapter 4 Physical Science Vocabulary
nucleus
proton
electron
neutron
A dense, positively charged mass located in the center of the…
a positively charged subatomic particle that is found in the…
a negatively charged subatomic particle that is found in the…
a neutral subatomic particle that is found in the nucleus of…
nucleus
A dense, positively charged mass located in the center of the…
proton
a positively charged subatomic particle that is found in the…
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BJU Physical Science - Chapter 4
Natural Philosophers
Greek philosophers believed that matte…
What kept the Greeks from conceiving t…
mechanics
early scientists who studied all aspects of the physical world
motivated
their presuppositions
modern study of motion
Natural Philosophers
early scientists who studied all aspects of the physical world
Greek philosophers believed that matte…
motivated
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Physical Science Chapter 4
______ is the ability to cause change
energy is measured in _____
when you are on a swing your potential…
lowering an object ______ its potentia…
energy
joules
highest
decreases
______ is the ability to cause change
energy
energy is measured in _____
joules
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Physical Science (Chapter 4)
Magnet
Magnetism
Pole
Attract
an object able to pull some metals towards itself
a force created by magnets that pulls some metals
part of the magnet where the force is strongest
to pull forward
Magnet
an object able to pull some metals towards itself
Magnetism
a force created by magnets that pulls some metals
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Chapter 4 Physics Vocabulary
Frictional force
Kinetic friction
Static friction
Drag
Any force that resists motion, it can only cause deceleration…
the force of friction on a sliding object. Proportional to th…
the force of friction on a stationary object, it increases wi…
the frictional force caused by moving through a fluid. Increa…
Frictional force
Any force that resists motion, it can only cause deceleration…
Kinetic friction
the force of friction on a sliding object. Proportional to th…
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Physical Science Chapter 4
1.Atoms
3.Dalton's Atomic Theory
4.Law of Definite Proportions
6.Electrons
- The smallest unit of an element that keeps the element's ch…
- States that all atoms of a given element are exactly alike,…
- A chemical compound always contains the same elements in ex…
- Negatively charged particles inside the atom.
1.Atoms
- The smallest unit of an element that keeps the element's ch…
3.Dalton's Atomic Theory
- States that all atoms of a given element are exactly alike,…
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Physical Science - Chapter 4
Natural Philosophers
Greek philosophers believed that matte…
What kept the Greeks from conceiving t…
mechanics
early scientists who studied all aspects of the physical world
motivated
their presuppositions
modern study of motion
Natural Philosophers
early scientists who studied all aspects of the physical world
Greek philosophers believed that matte…
motivated
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Physical Science chapter 4
work
work= force x distance
machine
simple machine
transfer of energy when a force makes an object move; for ___…
equation for work (work measured in joules)
device that makes work easier
machine that does work with only one movement
work
transfer of energy when a force makes an object move; for ___…
work= force x distance
equation for work (work measured in joules)
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AGS Physical Science Chapter 4
alloy
atomic symbol
periodic table
isotope
metal solutions
1 or 2 letters that represent the name of an element
an arrangement of elements by increasing atomic number
has a different number of neutrons than other elements of its…
alloy
metal solutions
atomic symbol
1 or 2 letters that represent the name of an element
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Physical Science Chapter 4
atom
electron
nucleus
proton
the smallest particle of an element
one of the negatively charged particles outside an atom's nuc…
the central core of the atom
one of the positively charged particles in an atom's nucleus
atom
the smallest particle of an element
electron
one of the negatively charged particles outside an atom's nuc…
Physical Science Chapter 4
atom
electron
nucleus
proton
the smallest particle of an element
one of the negatively charged particles outside an atom's nuc…
the central core of the atom
one of the positively charged particles in an atom's nucleus
atom
the smallest particle of an element
electron
one of the negatively charged particles outside an atom's nuc…
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Physical Science: Chapter 4 Chemical Bonds
ion
ionic bond
mineral
polar
An atom or group of atoms that is electrically charged.
The attraction between two oppositely charged ions.
A naturally occurring solid that has a crystal structure and…
The description of a covalent bond in which electrons are sha…
ion
An atom or group of atoms that is electrically charged.
ionic bond
The attraction between two oppositely charged ions.
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Chapter 4 Vocab Pearson Physical Science
atom
electron
nucleus
proton
the smallest particle of an element
one of the negatively charged particles outside an atom's nuc…
the central core of the atom
one of the positively charged particles in an atom's nucleus
atom
the smallest particle of an element
electron
one of the negatively charged particles outside an atom's nuc…
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Physical Science Chapter 4
element
pure substances
metals
nonmetals
A pure substance that cannot be broken down or separated in s…
A substance in which there is only one type of particle, whic…
Elements that are shiny, good conductors of heat and electric…
Elements that are dull and are poor conductors of heat and el…
element
A pure substance that cannot be broken down or separated in s…
pure substances
A substance in which there is only one type of particle, whic…
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Physical Science: Chapter 4 - Energy
energy
elastic potential energy
gravitational potential energy
mechanical energy
the ability to do work or cause change
energy associated with objects that can be stretched or compr…
energy stored by things above the earth
total amount of kinetic and potential energy in a system
energy
the ability to do work or cause change
elastic potential energy
energy associated with objects that can be stretched or compr…
Physical Science Chapter 4 Vocabulary
matter -
solid -
liquid -
viscosity -
anything that takes up space and has mass.
matter with a definite shape and volume.
matter that has a definite volume but no definite shape that…
how much a liquid resists flowing.
matter -
anything that takes up space and has mass.
solid -
matter with a definite shape and volume.
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BJU Physical Science - Chapter 4
mechanics
kinematics
dynamics
statics
modern study of motion
the description of HOW things move
the description of WHAT causes things to move
the description of how stationary objects react to pushes and…
mechanics
modern study of motion
kinematics
the description of HOW things move
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Physical Science Chapter 4
element
pure substance
characteristic properties
metals
...
...
...
...
element
...
pure substance
...
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Physical Science -- Chapter 4
work
machine
simple machine
compound machine
transfer of energy when a force is applied over a distance; m…
device that makes doing work easier by increasing the force a…
machine that does work with only one movement
machine that is a combination of two or more simple machines
work
transfer of energy when a force is applied over a distance; m…
machine
device that makes doing work easier by increasing the force a…
Physical Science Chapter 4 Mechanics: Kinematics
mechanics
kinematics
dynamics
statics
the study of motion
the science of describing how things move
the study of how forces affect an object's motion
the description of how stationary objects react to pushes and…
mechanics
the study of motion
kinematics
the science of describing how things move
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Physical Science Chapter 4
How do machines make WORK easier or fa…
Define WORK:
What is the work equation?
What is a simple machine ?
By CHANGING the FORCE needed to do the work
FORCE applied through a DISTANCE
W = Fd... Work = force x distance
A machine that does work with only ONE movement
How do machines make WORK easier or fa…
By CHANGING the FORCE needed to do the work
Define WORK:
FORCE applied through a DISTANCE
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Physical Science Chapter 4, Section 3
pure substance
element
atom
chemical symbol
made of only one kind of material and has definite properties
the simplest pure substance
the smallest part of an element that still has the properties…
a shorthand way of representing the elements
pure substance
made of only one kind of material and has definite properties
element
the simplest pure substance
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Chapter 4 Physical Science
mechanics
kinematics
dynamics
statics
the modern study of motion
the description of how things move
the description of what causes things to move
the description of how stationary things react to pushes and…
mechanics
the modern study of motion
kinematics
the description of how things move
12 terms
Physical Science Chapter 4
Symbol
Periodic Table
Isotope
Deuterium
One or two letters that represent the name of an element
An arrangement of elements by increasing atomic number
One of a group of atoms of an element with the same number of…
An isotope of hydrogen that has one proton and one neutron
Symbol
One or two letters that represent the name of an element
Periodic Table
An arrangement of elements by increasing atomic number
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Physical Science: Chapter 4 Vocab
electron
nucleus
proton
neutron
a subatomic particle that has negative charge
an atom's central region, which is made up of protons and neu…
a subatomic particle that has a positive charge and that is l…
a subatomic particle that has no charge and that is located i…
electron
a subatomic particle that has negative charge
nucleus
an atom's central region, which is made up of protons and neu…
10 terms
BJU Physical Science - Chapter 4
mechanics
kinematics
System
frame of reference
modern study of motion
the description of HOW things move
a mental boundary that clearly defines the limits of the proc…
the geometric space containing the point of reference (the st…
mechanics
modern study of motion
kinematics
the description of HOW things move
18 terms
Physical Science Chapter 4 vocabulary
Boyle's Law
solution
mixture
plasma
for a fixed amount of gas at a constant temperature, the volu…
a homogeneous mixture of two or more pure substances.
a sustance that can be separated physically
a state of matter that makes up 99% of the particles in the u…
Boyle's Law
for a fixed amount of gas at a constant temperature, the volu…
solution
a homogeneous mixture of two or more pure substances.
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Physical Science Chapter 4 Vocabulary
work
Machines help by
simple machines
Lever
when an object changes it's position by moving in the directi…
multiplying the force, changing the direction of a force, or…
basic machines, do work with one movement
a bar that can turn around a fixed point (fulcrum)
work
when an object changes it's position by moving in the directi…
Machines help by
multiplying the force, changing the direction of a force, or…
10 terms
Chapter 4 Physical Science: Atoms
electron
nucleus
atom
neutron
A subatomic particle that has a negative charge
Center of an atom
Smallest particle of an element
A subatomic particle that has no charge and that is found in…
electron
A subatomic particle that has a negative charge
nucleus
Center of an atom
10 terms
Chapter 4 Physical Science: Atoms
electron
nucleus
atom
Democritus
A subatomic particle that has a negative charge
Center of an atom
Smallest particle of an element
Greek philosopher that said all matter is made of tiny partic…
electron
A subatomic particle that has a negative charge
nucleus
Center of an atom
10 terms
Physical Science Chapter 4
speed
average speed
instantaneous speed
velocity
describes how quickly an object moves
the total distance divided by the total time for a trip
the actual speed of a moving object at any moment
a variable that tells you both speed and direction
speed
describes how quickly an object moves
average speed
the total distance divided by the total time for a trip
12 terms
IACS Physical Science - Chapter 4
Kinetic Energy
Joule (J)
Potential Energy
Elastic Potential Energy
Energy a moving object has because of its motion; depends on…
SI unit of energy. (J)
Stored energy an object has due to its position.
Energy stored when an object is compressed or stretched.
Kinetic Energy
Energy a moving object has because of its motion; depends on…
Joule (J)
SI unit of energy. (J)
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Physical Science-Chapter 4
Atom
Dalton
Atomic Theory
J.J. Thomson
Basic unit of matter.... Smallest particle of an element
Developed the Atomic Theory
A theory that states that all matter is composed of tiny part…
Used the cathode ray tube to discover electrons. ... Plum Puddin…
Atom
Basic unit of matter.... Smallest particle of an element
Dalton
Developed the Atomic Theory
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Physical Science - Chapter 4
mechanics
kinematics
dynamics
statics
modern study of motion
the description of HOW things move
the description of WHAT causes things to move
the description of how stationary objects react to pushes and…
mechanics
modern study of motion
kinematics
the description of HOW things move
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