# Study sets matching "physics final exam"

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Convection

Vibrate

Conduction

Radiation

Is when a more or less dense sink or rise due to heat

to move back and forth quickly

Form of heat transfer where heat energy is directly transferre…

Energy that is radiated or transmitted in the form of rays or…

Convection

Is when a more or less dense sink or rise due to heat

Vibrate

to move back and forth quickly

Transverse waves

Longitudinal waves

Convecntion

Alpha radiation

90 degrees to the direction energy is transferred ... - Light ... -r…

a wave in which the particles move parallel to the path of the…

occurs when the more energetic particles MOVE from the HOTTER…

- Most ionising... - Largest mass

Transverse waves

90 degrees to the direction energy is transferred ... - Light ... -r…

Longitudinal waves

a wave in which the particles move parallel to the path of the…

Galileo Galilei

Thomas Young

Christian Doppler

Lord Kelvin

-Father of physics... -Considered priesthood

-Learned 12 different languages by the age of 14... -Proposed tha…

-Frequency of waves depend on the observer... -Parents were unsur…

-Developed temperature scale... -Brewed beer

Galileo Galilei

-Father of physics... -Considered priesthood

Thomas Young

-Learned 12 different languages by the age of 14... -Proposed tha…

Frequency

trough

crest

wavelength

the number of complete wavelengths that pass a point in a give…

bottom of a wavelength... Lowest point of a wave

Highest point of a wave

the distance from the peak of one light or sound wave to the p…

Frequency

the number of complete wavelengths that pass a point in a give…

trough

bottom of a wavelength... Lowest point of a wave

Solenoid

Magnetic field

Non renewable resources

Plane mirror

Is a coil of wire with electric current flowing through it, gi…

Is the magnetism produced by an electric current.

Natural resources that are limited in supply and cannot be rep…

A mirror with a flat surface

Solenoid

Is a coil of wire with electric current flowing through it, gi…

Magnetic field

Is the magnetism produced by an electric current.

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's first law

Newton's 2nd Law

Newton's 3rd

QUANTITIES OF MOTION

Objects at rest will remain at rest and objects in motion will…

when an unbalanced force is present on an object, it will acce…

For every action force, there is always an opposite and equal…

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Newton's first law

Objects at rest will remain at rest and objects in motion will…

Newton's 2nd Law

when an unbalanced force is present on an object, it will acce…

vector

scalar

velocity

acceleration

something tht has both direction and magnitude (mass)

a physical quantity such as mass or energy that has magnitude

speed in a given direction

change in velocity(m/s) over time taken(s)

vector

something tht has both direction and magnitude (mass)

scalar

a physical quantity such as mass or energy that has magnitude

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…

Hooke's Law

Power is ...

Work is...

Rate of flow depends on ...

....Says that Extension is proportional to force

.....Work done per second and also it is ...Force X velocity

......force X distance

.......Viscosity

Hooke's Law

....Says that Extension is proportional to force

Power is ...

.....Work done per second and also it is ...Force X velocity

Conduction

Convection

What is a vacuum flask designed for?

Describe the different methods by which…

the process by which heat or electricity is directly transmitt…

the movement caused within a fluid by the tendency of hotter a…

The plastic cap of the vacuum flash is a good insulator, so it…

Aluminium foil - between the radiator panel and the wall refle…

Conduction

the process by which heat or electricity is directly transmitt…

Convection

the movement caused within a fluid by the tendency of hotter a…

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…

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…

position

distance

displacement

average speed

An objects location

How far something has moved from point A to point B

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

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

position

An objects location

distance

How far something has moved from point A to point B

position

distance

displacement

average speed

An objects location

How far something has moved from point A to point B

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

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

position

An objects location

distance

How far something has moved from point A to point B

Net Force

Unbalanced Forces

Balanced Forces

Force

The combination of all forces acting on an object

Net force causes the object to change motion. (move, speed up,…

Net force = 0... Does NOT cause a change in the object's motion

A push or a pull

Net Force

The combination of all forces acting on an object

Unbalanced Forces

Net force causes the object to change motion. (move, speed up,…

properties of light

how fast dose light travel

what is light

natural sources of light

light travels very very fast, travels in straight lines but in…

about 300 00 km per second (3x 108 m/s) 7.5 x the earths equat…

all sources of light must absorb some form of energy to raise…

sun, fluorescent zebra fish

properties of light

light travels very very fast, travels in straight lines but in…

how fast dose light travel

about 300 00 km per second (3x 108 m/s) 7.5 x the earths equat…

LDR light depending resistor

Electric current ( amps ) (A)

Alternating current

Columbus ( c )

resistor whose resistance depends on intensity of light incide…

flow of electric charge per second.

Electric current in a circuit that repeatedly reverses its dir…

The unit of electrical charge, equal to the charge passing a p…

LDR light depending resistor

resistor whose resistance depends on intensity of light incide…

Electric current ( amps ) (A)

flow of electric charge per second.