#### Study sets matching "physics mcat"

#### Study sets matching "physics mcat"

Open-Open Harmonic Wavelength

Open-Closed Harmonic Wavelength

Doppler Effect

Doppler: Moving TOWARD

Wavelength = 4L/n ... (Where n = odd integers ONLY)

f' = perceived frequency... f = emitted frequency ... vnot (Vd) = de…

(v+Vd)/(v-Vs)

Open-Open Harmonic Wavelength

Open-Closed Harmonic Wavelength

Wavelength = 4L/n ... (Where n = odd integers ONLY)

Linear motion equations can only be use…

What are the three variables associated…

Of the four variables associated with l…

Regarding linear motion, a change in di…

acceleration is constant

displacement, velocity, acceleration and time

time

Δx = v0t + 1/2at^2

Linear motion equations can only be use…

acceleration is constant

What are the three variables associated…

displacement, velocity, acceleration and time

Law of reflection

For plane mirrors, describe the image

How about image distance for plane mirr…

Real image

Theta 1 = theta 2

Image is behind the mirror and thus is virtual

The image appears to be at the same distance behind the mirror…

Light converges at the position of the image

Law of reflection

Theta 1 = theta 2

For plane mirrors, describe the image

Image is behind the mirror and thus is virtual

Open-Open Harmonic Wavelength

Open-Closed Harmonic Wavelength

Doppler Effect

Doppler: Moving TOWARD

Wavelength = 4L/n ... (Where n = odd integers ONLY)

f' = perceived frequency... f = emitted frequency ... vnot (Vd) = de…

(v+Vd)/(v-Vs)

Open-Open Harmonic Wavelength

Open-Closed Harmonic Wavelength

Wavelength = 4L/n ... (Where n = odd integers ONLY)

How is a scalar calculated from the pro…

How is a vector calculated from the pro…

Multiplication by a NEGATIVE scalar wil…

Provide a definition of the magnitude o…

Dot product (A • B)

Cross product (A x B)

A resultant vector that is ANTIparallel to the original vector…

|v| = lim (dx/dt)... t->0... Means magnitude of velocity at a point…

How is a scalar calculated from the pro…

Dot product (A • B)

How is a vector calculated from the pro…

Cross product (A x B)

critical angle

electric field lines point from

P outside

heat during a temperature change

the largest ∠of incidence for which refraction can still occur…

from + test charge to - point charge. the direction of the lin…

P inside + P liquid

Q= mCT

critical angle

the largest ∠of incidence for which refraction can still occur…

electric field lines point from

from + test charge to - point charge. the direction of the lin…

vectors

scalars

vector addition

vector subtraction

magnitude + direction... displacement, velocity, acceleration, fo…

magnitude, no direction... speed, coefficients, can be dimensionl…

tip-to-tail method... components - Pythagorean theorem

change direction of subtracted vector... then vector addition

vectors

magnitude + direction... displacement, velocity, acceleration, fo…

scalars

magnitude, no direction... speed, coefficients, can be dimensionl…

Translational motion

displacement

avg speed

avg velocity

x = xo + vot + 1/2at^2 ... (Vƒ)^2 = (Vo)^2 + 2ax

x = (Vo + Vƒ)/2t

s = d/t

v = Δx/t ... v = √2gh (Bernoulli's Equation) ... v = λf... v = (1/n)c... v…

Translational motion

x = xo + vot + 1/2at^2 ... (Vƒ)^2 = (Vo)^2 + 2ax

displacement

x = (Vo + Vƒ)/2t

displacement

velocity

acceleration

free fall

Final position versus initial position, vector quantity

Displacement / time, vector

Change in velocity / time

Acceleration due only to the effects of gravity

displacement

Final position versus initial position, vector quantity

velocity

Displacement / time, vector

density

work

power

kinetic energy

1000 kg/m^3 = 1 g/cm^3

W=fdcos(theta) (in N•m OR kg•m^2/s^2)... W= change in KE... W=press…

measures how fast work gets done... P=W/t=Fv (in joules/second)

KE=1/2mv^2 (in joules)

density

1000 kg/m^3 = 1 g/cm^3

work

W=fdcos(theta) (in N•m OR kg•m^2/s^2)... W= change in KE... W=press…

Units

The Metric System

SI System

Multiples and submultiples

The language of Mathematics. Gives context to numbers, and fro…

Most common system of units. ... Length - cm or m... Mass - g or kg…

Length - cm or m... Mass - g or kg... Time - s... Current - A... Temperatu…

10^9 Giga... 10^6 Mega... 10^3 Kilo... 10^-2 Centi... 10^-3 Milli... 10^-6 De…

Units

The language of Mathematics. Gives context to numbers, and fro…

The Metric System

Most common system of units. ... Length - cm or m... Mass - g or kg…

Current

Resistance

Ohm's Law

Resistors in Series vs Resistors in Par…

I = Q/t... Units Amps = C/s... Q=charge... In the direction of "flow o…

R= pL/A ... Units Ohms... p--resistivity... L--length... A--area

V= IR

In series-- R = R1+ R2+ R3+...... In parallel-- 1/R = (1/R1) + (…

Current

I = Q/t... Units Amps = C/s... Q=charge... In the direction of "flow o…

Resistance

R= pL/A ... Units Ohms... p--resistivity... L--length... A--area

Electromagnetic spectrum

Visible light spectrum

Electromagnetic wave

Speed of light

Includes all forms of electromagnetic radiation; the types of…

400-700 nm... **Purple is at the smallest wavelength = higher fr…

B field and E field are perpendicular to each other

3.00 x 10^8 m/s

Electromagnetic spectrum

Includes all forms of electromagnetic radiation; the types of…

Visible light spectrum

400-700 nm... **Purple is at the smallest wavelength = higher fr…

Uniform Circular Motion

Newton's First Law

Newton's Second Law

Newton's Third Law

Defined as an object that is traveling in circular motion with…

the scientific law that states that an object at rest will sta…

the acceleration of an object is directly proportional to the…

For every action there is an equal and opposite reaction... - Nor…

Uniform Circular Motion

Defined as an object that is traveling in circular motion with…

Newton's First Law

the scientific law that states that an object at rest will sta…