# Study sets matching "physics final exam"

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Waves

Amplitude

Wavelength

Frequency

Transfer energy in the direction they are traveling

The maximum displacement of a point on the wave from this undi…

The distance between the same point on two adjacent waves (bet…

Is the number of complete waves passing a certain point per se…

Waves

Transfer energy in the direction they are traveling

Amplitude

The maximum displacement of a point on the wave from this undi…

Newton Unit

Force

Motion

Interacting

A unit of force equal to the force that imparts an acceleratio…

A push or a pull

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

occurs as two or more objects have an effect upon one another

Newton Unit

A unit of force equal to the force that imparts an acceleratio…

Force

A push or a pull

Acceleration

Balanced Force

Friction

Newton

The rate of change in velocity. Can be a change in direction,…

Two forces in opposite directions. Net force is zero and the m…

The force between objects that resists motion - always slows d…

A measurement of force

Acceleration

The rate of change in velocity. Can be a change in direction,…

Balanced Force

Two forces in opposite directions. Net force is zero and the m…

Newton Unit

Force

Motion

Interacting

A unit of force equal to the force that imparts an acceleratio…

A push or a pull

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

occurs as two or more objects have an effect upon one another

Newton Unit

A unit of force equal to the force that imparts an acceleratio…

Force

A push or a pull

Force

Interaction

Component

System

A push or a pull in a specific direction

When two objects affect each other in some way

One part of a group of objects that, together, form a complete…

A collection of components that interact with each other

Force

A push or a pull in a specific direction

Interaction

When two objects affect each other in some way

Friction

Speed

Acceleration

Velocity

the resistance that one surface or object encounters when movi…

The distance covered within a certain unit of time

the rate at which an object speeds up, slows down or changes d…

Speed and direction

Friction

the resistance that one surface or object encounters when movi…

Speed

The distance covered within a certain unit of time

Vector

Velocity

Pitch

Frequency

A quantity with both magniude and direction

How fast an object moves in a particular direction, the displa…

How high or low a sound is

How many cycles per second a wave goes

Vector

A quantity with both magniude and direction

Velocity

How fast an object moves in a particular direction, the displa…

Newton Unit

Force

Motion

Interacting

A unit of force equal to the force that imparts an acceleratio…

A push or a pull

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

occurs as two or more objects have an effect upon one another

Newton Unit

A unit of force equal to the force that imparts an acceleratio…

Force

A push or a pull

Pitch

Infrasonic

Ultrasonic

Compression

a measure of how high or low a sound is perceived to be, depen…

sounds below the human range of hearing

sounds above 20,000 vibrations per second

the part of a sound wave where molecules are pushed together

Pitch

a measure of how high or low a sound is perceived to be, depen…

Infrasonic

sounds below the human range of hearing

JJ Thompson

Ernest Rutherford

Atomic Spectrum

Niels Bohr

Plum Pudding Model; discovered the positive part of the atom

Gold Foil Experiment; he revealed the nucleus in the atom and…

elements each give off a certain unique light source and they…

the Bohr model (with protons and neutrons); it was surrounded…

JJ Thompson

Plum Pudding Model; discovered the positive part of the atom

Ernest Rutherford

Gold Foil Experiment; he revealed the nucleus in the atom and…

x-axis

y-axis

Slope-Intercept Form

slope of a line

The horizontal axis of the coordinate plane.

The vertical axis of the coordinate plane.

y = mx + b where "m" is the slope and "b" is y-intercept

rise/run change in y/change in x

x-axis

The horizontal axis of the coordinate plane.

y-axis

The vertical axis of the coordinate plane.

RECORDED DETAIL (CAN BE AFFECTED BY)

SID & DETAIL

OID & DETAIL

DISTORTION TYPES

SID, OID, FOCAL SPOT, & MOTION

DIRECTLY PROPORTIONAL (MORE DISTANCE = MORE DETAIL)

INDIRECTLY PROPORTIONAL (LESS DISTANCE = MORE DETAIL) LESS MAG…

SHAPE (ELONGATION/FORSHORTENING)OR SIZE DISTORTION(MAGNIFICATI…

RECORDED DETAIL (CAN BE AFFECTED BY)

SID, OID, FOCAL SPOT, & MOTION

SID & DETAIL

DIRECTLY PROPORTIONAL (MORE DISTANCE = MORE DETAIL)

Waves

Amplitude

Wavelength

Frequency

Transfer energy in the direction they are traveling

The maximum displacement of a point on the wave from this undi…

The distance between the same point on two adjacent waves (bet…

Is the number of complete waves passing a certain point per se…

Waves

Transfer energy in the direction they are traveling

Amplitude

The maximum displacement of a point on the wave from this undi…

sound

vibration

vaccuum

supersonic

vibration of particles of matter that travel from one place to…

back and forth movement of molecules (that produce sound)

empty space; where no matter exsists

Motion that moves faster than the speed of sound in air

sound

vibration of particles of matter that travel from one place to…

vibration

back and forth movement of molecules (that produce sound)

Physics

Dimensional Analysis

Significant Digits

Scientific Method

A branch of science that involves the study of the physical wo…

The method if treating the units as algebraic quantities, whic…

The valid digits in a measurement.

Systematic method of observing, experimenting, and analyzing t…

Physics

A branch of science that involves the study of the physical wo…

Dimensional Analysis

The method if treating the units as algebraic quantities, whic…