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Physics 2 Motion
Velocity
Momentum
Speed
Position
Speed plus direction. 50 mph South
Product of its velocity and mass. Its what makes a large truc…
Distance an object travels in a period of time. Distance/Time…
Place or location of something.
Velocity
Speed plus direction. 50 mph South
Momentum
Product of its velocity and mass. Its what makes a large truc…
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Physics Chapter 2: Motion
distance
displacement
speed
average speed
a measure of how far an object has moved
the distance and direction an object moves from its starting…
the rate of change of an object's position
the total distance an object travels divided by the total tim…
distance
a measure of how far an object has moved
displacement
the distance and direction an object moves from its starting…
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Physics -2- Motion and Forces
Kinematics
Distance
Displacement
Speed
Study of Motion (Don't care why)
A measured length
Length between start and finish
How fast something is moving
Kinematics
Study of Motion (Don't care why)
Distance
A measured length
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Physics Chapter 2: Motion
• One-Dimensional Motion
• Kinematics
• Particle
• Positive Direction
the object moves along a single axis... o Motion is along a stra…
the classification & comparison of motions
a point-like object such as an electron
the direction of increasing numbers
• One-Dimensional Motion
the object moves along a single axis... o Motion is along a stra…
• Kinematics
the classification & comparison of motions
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Physics (Motion)
Force
Deceleration
Acceleration
Vector Quantity
A push or pull that causes a change in the motion of a partic…
The slowing down of an object (accelerating in the negative d…
The rate of change in velocity (vector quantity)... a = (final v…
Something that has both magnitude (speed) AND direction
Force
A push or pull that causes a change in the motion of a partic…
Deceleration
The slowing down of an object (accelerating in the negative d…
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Physics 2- Waves and Motion
Periodic Motion
Simple Harmonic Motion
Period
Amplitude
any motion that repeats in a regular cycle
a motion that occurs when the restoring force on an object is…
the required time for an object to complete one full cycle of…
in any periodic motion, the maximum distance an object moves…
Periodic Motion
any motion that repeats in a regular cycle
Simple Harmonic Motion
a motion that occurs when the restoring force on an object is…
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Physics Power Set: Motion/Gravity 2
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, et…
velocity
rate of change in position (plus direction)
acceleration
increase in speed or velocity... "Speeding up"
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A2 AQA Physics - Simple Harmonic Motion
Define: SHM
What is a restoring force?
What is the name of the force that pus…
Why is the study of oscillations impor…
Oscillatory motion in which the acceleration is directly prop…
The force that pulls that pulls or pushes an object in SHM to…
The restoring force
All waves are associated with oscillations including musical…
Define: SHM
Oscillatory motion in which the acceleration is directly prop…
What is a restoring force?
The force that pulls that pulls or pushes an object in SHM to…
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Physics: Motion
Displacement
Distance
Distance & Displacement
Speed
-The shortest path moved in a certain direction (shortest dis…
-How far you travel from point A to point B... -A scalar quantit…
Distance > = displacement
-Is defined as distance traveled per unit time... -A scalar quan…
Displacement
-The shortest path moved in a certain direction (shortest dis…
Distance
-How far you travel from point A to point B... -A scalar quantit…
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Chapter 2 Physics, Motion
The most fundamental physical science,…
The __________ of an object is the tot…
The location of an object with respect…
If an object changes position, we say…
Physics
Average Speed, and Distance (d)
Position
Motion
The most fundamental physical science,…
Physics
The __________ of an object is the tot…
Average Speed, and Distance (d)
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Physics Ch. 2: Motion
Motion
Speed
Velocity
Acceleration (deceleration)
The movement of an object or it's changing position in refere…
The distance traveled and the amount of time it takes
Speed and direction... m/s^2
Time rate change of velocity
Motion
The movement of an object or it's changing position in refere…
Speed
The distance traveled and the amount of time it takes
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Physics P2 - Motion
Speed
Stationary
Horizontal
Straight
S_____ = Distance/Time... (m/s)
On distance/time graphs, horizontal lines mean the object is…
On distance/time graphs, __________ lines mean the object is…
On distance/time graphs, ________ sloping lines mean the obje…
Speed
S_____ = Distance/Time... (m/s)
Stationary
On distance/time graphs, horizontal lines mean the object is…
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Physics unit 2-Motion.
Speed=
Steeper the gradient on a distance-tim…
line on distance-time graph=straight l…
Speed equation=
distance travelled each second.
greater the speed.
object moving at a constant speed
Distance/time.
Speed=
distance travelled each second.
Steeper the gradient on a distance-tim…
greater the speed.
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Physics - P2 - Motion
How is average speed calculated?
What do distance time graphs show?
What does the line sloping up mean in…
What does the gradient show at any tim…
It is calculated in m/s using: speed = total distance travell…
The distance an object moves in a period of time
The object is moving away from its starting point, if it slop…
The speed
How is average speed calculated?
It is calculated in m/s using: speed = total distance travell…
What do distance time graphs show?
The distance an object moves in a period of time
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Physics Unit 2: Motion
Distance Travelled (m) / Time Taken (s)
By the gradient.
The greater the speed.
It is horizontal.
Formula for Speed
How is speed represented in a distance time graph?
The steeper the gradient...
What happens to the line of a graph if the object is stationa…
Distance Travelled (m) / Time Taken (s)
Formula for Speed
By the gradient.
How is speed represented in a distance time graph?
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Force/motion/physics vocab #2
inertia
velocity
acceleration
potential energy
tendency of an object to keep moving when it's in motion
how fast and in what direction an object is traveling
an increase in an object's velocity
created by an object's position-stored
inertia
tendency of an object to keep moving when it's in motion
velocity
how fast and in what direction an object is traveling
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Conceptual Physics - Chapter 2: Linear Motion
Speed
Velocity
Vector quantity
Acceleration
How fast something moves; the distance traveled per unit of t…
The speed of an object and a specification of its direction o…
Quantity in physics that has both magnitude and direction.
The rate at which velocity changes with time; the change in v…
Speed
How fast something moves; the distance traveled per unit of t…
Velocity
The speed of an object and a specification of its direction o…
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Ch. 2 Motion- physical science
motion
distance
displacement
speed
An object's change in position relative to a reference point.
How much an object has moved
Distance and direction of an object's change in position from…
Distance travelled per unit time
motion
An object's change in position relative to a reference point.
distance
How much an object has moved
Physics 2- Waves and Motion
Periodic Motion
Simple Harmonic Motion
Period
Amplitude
any motion that repeats in a regular cycle
a motion that occurs when the restoring force on an object is…
the required time for an object to complete one full cycle of…
in any periodic motion, the maximum distance an object moves…
Periodic Motion
any motion that repeats in a regular cycle
Simple Harmonic Motion
a motion that occurs when the restoring force on an object is…
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Physics Chapter 2: Motion
Frame of reference
Displacement
Position
Distance
A point or place that we pretend is not moving & measure moti…
The net (total) change in position. Distance in a given direc…
Separation between an object and the origin
Total length traveled... S.I. Unit: meter
Frame of reference
A point or place that we pretend is not moving & measure moti…
Displacement
The net (total) change in position. Distance in a given direc…
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Physics Ch 2 Motion
Speed
Velocity
Coordinate System
Displacement
The distance travelled divided by the time taken to travel th…
The quotient of an objects change in position divided by the…
A system used to describe motion that gives the zero point lo…
A change in position having both magnitude and direction, is…
Speed
The distance travelled divided by the time taken to travel th…
Velocity
The quotient of an objects change in position divided by the…
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Physics Chapter 2: Motion
When an object is in motion, its _____…
Movement in a straight line
The description of motion is a descrip…
Motion Diagram
position
Follows a path directly b/w two points without turning right…
place, time
A series of images showing the positions of a moving object a…
When an object is in motion, its _____…
position
Movement in a straight line
Follows a path directly b/w two points without turning right…
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Physics 2: Forces and Motion
What is the equation for Kinetic Energy?
What is the equation for gravitational…
Equation for average speed?
Equation for acceleration?
Ke=1/2 x m x v2
GPE=GxPxH
Average speed = Distance/time
Acceleration = Change in velocity/Time
What is the equation for Kinetic Energy?
Ke=1/2 x m x v2
What is the equation for gravitational…
GPE=GxPxH
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Physics Section 2.2: Linear Motion
Position
Distance
Displacement
Speed
the location of an object in a given frame of reference
a scalar measurement of the length of a path connecting two p…
a vector quantity that measures how far and in what direction…
a scalar quantity that describes the rate at which something…
Position
the location of an object in a given frame of reference
Distance
a scalar measurement of the length of a path connecting two p…
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Physics 2 - Rotational Motion
Periodic Motion
Period
Frequency
Torque
Motion that repeats itself in the same way at equal time inte…
Time required for a complete repetition of the motion
The number of repetitions in a second
A physical quantity which describes the ability a force has t…
Periodic Motion
Motion that repeats itself in the same way at equal time inte…
Period
Time required for a complete repetition of the motion
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Physics 2- Waves and Motion
Periodic Motion
Simple Harmonic Motion
Period
Amplitude
any motion that repeats in a regular cycle
a motion that occurs when the restoring force on an object is…
the required time for an object to complete one full cycle of…
in any periodic motion, the maximum distance an object moves…
Periodic Motion
any motion that repeats in a regular cycle
Simple Harmonic Motion
a motion that occurs when the restoring force on an object is…
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Physics Ch 2 Motion Vocab
Distance
Displacement
Speed
Average Speed
How far an object moves.
Distance and direction of an object's change in position from…
Distance an object travels per unit of time.
Total distance an object travels divided by the total time it…
Distance
How far an object moves.
Displacement
Distance and direction of an object's change in position from…
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Physics 2-D Motion
Contact forces
Field forces
Newton's 1st Law of Motion
Newton's 2nd Law of Motion
Applied, frictional, normal
Gravitational, electromagnetic
Objects with constant velocity will remain at that velocity u…
A net force applied to an object will accelerate that object…
Contact forces
Applied, frictional, normal
Field forces
Gravitational, electromagnetic
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Physics U2- motion
Free Body Diagram
Vector Quantity
Scalar Quantity
Velocity
used to show the relative magnitude and direction of all forc…
is a measurement that refers to both the magnitude of the med…
the measurement of a medium strictly in magnitude
is a vector quantity that refers to "the rate at which an obj…
Free Body Diagram
used to show the relative magnitude and direction of all forc…
Vector Quantity
is a measurement that refers to both the magnitude of the med…
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Physics - Force in Motion 2
What is the unit of force?
What is the unit of mass?
What is the unit of acceleration?
How do you explains Newton's third law?
N
Kg
m/s2
If you push against something it will push back against you j…
What is the unit of force?
N
What is the unit of mass?
Kg
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2-D Motion- Physics
projectile
horizontal velocity is always
vertical accel. is always
at max ht of a projectile's path the v…
an object affected by gravity
constant
-9.8
0
projectile
an object affected by gravity
horizontal velocity is always
constant
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Physics - Force in Motion 2
What is the unit of force?
What is the unit of mass?
What is the unit of acceleration?
How do you explains Newton's third law?
N
Kg
m/s2
If you push against something it will push back against you j…
What is the unit of force?
N
What is the unit of mass?
Kg
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Physics: motion
speed
velocity
average speed
acceleration
v=d/t (how fast)
final velocity= initial velocity + (acceleration due to force…
Vavg=dt/tt
final speed - beginning speed divided by time ... positive is sp…
speed
v=d/t (how fast)
velocity
final velocity= initial velocity + (acceleration due to force…
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physics - motion (ch 2)
instantaneous velocity
magnitude
position
time interval
the speed and direction of an object at a specific time
the size of a quantity
the location of an object relative to its origin
Tf - Ti (formula)
instantaneous velocity
the speed and direction of an object at a specific time
magnitude
the size of a quantity
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chapter 2: motion (physics)
1-D
frame of reference
scalar units
vector units
everything is in one line
your vantage point in observing motion, how you see things
magnitude (number only), driving 60 mph
includes magnitude (number) and direction, driving 60 mph north
1-D
everything is in one line
frame of reference
your vantage point in observing motion, how you see things
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Physics ch 2 motion
Instantaneous speed
Speed
Constant speed
Velocity
Rate of motion at any given moment
Rate of change of motion
Speed traveled for a constant period of time
Describes both sped and direction
Instantaneous speed
Rate of motion at any given moment
Speed
Rate of change of motion
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Physical Science Week 2 Motion
motion
speed
distance
displacement
movement of an object
distance/time without direction
how far an object has travelled
how far an object has travelled based on the starting point
motion
movement of an object
speed
distance/time without direction
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Chapter 2 motion physics
Accelerarion
Centripetal acceleration
Displacement
Formula for acceleration
Rate of change of velocity can be calculated by dividing the…
Acceleration of an object toward the center of w curved or ci…
Distance and direction of an objects change in position from…
A=Vf-Vi... -----------... T
Accelerarion
Rate of change of velocity can be calculated by dividing the…
Centripetal acceleration
Acceleration of an object toward the center of w curved or ci…
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Physics Chapter 2: Motion
Position
Distance
Frame of reference
Displacement
Separation between an object and the origin or other referenc…
The total length traveled
A point or place that we pretend is not moving
The net change in position
Position
Separation between an object and the origin or other referenc…
Distance
The total length traveled
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Physics Lesson 2 Vocab: Motion
Speed
Vector
Position
Velocity
distance traveled divided by time taken... (speed is constant)
a vector is a quantity, distance, and a direction.... 20ft south…
position of an object is always relative. ... North of the Duomo…
Velocity is speed in a particular direction
Speed
distance traveled divided by time taken... (speed is constant)
Vector
a vector is a quantity, distance, and a direction.... 20ft south…
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Physics- Motion Unit 2?
What did Galileo find?
What did Aristotle originally classify…
What is the difference between violent…
All three laws begin with _______ and…
If a ball rolled down an incline, it will roll up an incline…
Violent vs. Natural
violent is not what a body will naturally do, (walking) natur…
Galileo; inertia
What did Galileo find?
If a ball rolled down an incline, it will roll up an incline…
What did Aristotle originally classify…
Violent vs. Natural
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Physics 2-D motion
scalar
scalar
scalar
scalar
magnitude
time
distance
mass
scalar
magnitude
scalar
time
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Physics 2- Waves and Motion
Periodic Motion
Simple Harmonic Motion
Period
Amplitude
any motion that repeats in a regular cycle
a motion that occurs when the restoring force on an object is…
the required time for an object to complete one full cycle of…
in any periodic motion, the maximum distance an object moves…
Periodic Motion
any motion that repeats in a regular cycle
Simple Harmonic Motion
a motion that occurs when the restoring force on an object is…
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Physics (Motion)
Force
Newton
Net force
unbalanced forces
a push or pull exerted on an object.
The SI unit used for the magnitude, or strength, of a force.
The overall force on an object when all the individual forces…
Forces that cause an object's velocity to change.
Force
a push or pull exerted on an object.
Newton
The SI unit used for the magnitude, or strength, of a force.
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Physics: Chap 2 Motion
Speed
Distance
Scaler Quantities
Vector Quantities
Describes the distance traveled in some time period ... Miles/Ho…
The physical space between two places... -Equation (d=rt)... -d= di…
Direction does not matter
Direction matters
Speed
Describes the distance traveled in some time period ... Miles/Ho…
Distance
The physical space between two places... -Equation (d=rt)... -d= di…
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Physics ch 2 motion
Motion diagram
Particle model
Magnitude
Scalar
Series of images showing the posotion of a moving object over…
Simplified model replaces the moving object with a series of…
Term given for the size of a quantity
Quantity that has only magnitude
Motion diagram
Series of images showing the posotion of a moving object over…
Particle model
Simplified model replaces the moving object with a series of…
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Physics unit 2-Motion.
Speed=
Steeper the gradient on a distance-tim…
line on distance-time graph=straight l…
Speed equation=
distance travelled each second.
greater the speed.
object moving at a constant speed
Distance/time.
Speed=
distance travelled each second.
Steeper the gradient on a distance-tim…
greater the speed.
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Motion chapter 2 Physics
Instantaneous velocity
Magnitude
Position
Time interval
The speed and direction of an object at a particular instant
Another term for size and quantity
The location of an object relative to an origin
The formula TF - TI represents
Instantaneous velocity
The speed and direction of an object at a particular instant
Magnitude
Another term for size and quantity
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Physics Unit 2: Motion
Motion Diagram
Particle Molecule
Vectors
Scalars
Shows an object in motion through images over an equal time i…
A motion diagram in which the object in motion has been repla…
Quantities that have both size, also called magnitude, and di…
Quantities with just numbers and no direction, such as distan…
Motion Diagram
Shows an object in motion through images over an equal time i…
Particle Molecule
A motion diagram in which the object in motion has been repla…
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Physics Chapter 2- Motion
Motion Diagram
Particle Model
Coordinate System
Origin
A series of images showing the positions of a moving object a…
A simplified version of a motion diagram in which the object…
The location of the zero point of the variable you are studyi…
The point at which both variables have a value of zero
Motion Diagram
A series of images showing the positions of a moving object a…
Particle Model
A simplified version of a motion diagram in which the object…
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