# Study sets matching "physics motion"

Force

Deceleration

Acceleration

Vector Quantity

A push or pull that causes a change in the motion of a particu…

The slowing down of an object (accelerating in the negative di…

The rate of change in velocity (vector quantity)... a = (final ve…

Something that has both magnitude (speed) AND direction

Force

A push or pull that causes a change in the motion of a particu…

Deceleration

The slowing down of an object (accelerating in the negative di…

Displacement

Distance

Speed

Velocity

-The shortest path moved in a certain direction (shortest dist…

-How far you travel from point A to point B... -A scalar quantity…

-Is defined as distance traveled per unit time... -A scalar quant…

-Is defined as displacement per unit time... -A vector quantity... -…

Displacement

-The shortest path moved in a certain direction (shortest dist…

Distance

-How far you travel from point A to point B... -A scalar quantity…

motion

acceleration

velocity

speed

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

Change in velocity divided by the time it takes for the change…

The speed and direction of a moving object

Distance travelled per unit time

motion

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

acceleration

Change in velocity divided by the time it takes for the change…

Scalar

Vector

Speed

Velocity

Quantity has only magnitude.

Quantity must have both magnitude and direction.

Rate of change of distance... = distance/time

Rate of change of displacement... = displacement/time

Scalar

Quantity has only magnitude.

Vector

Quantity must have both magnitude and direction.

Displacement

Distance

Distance & Displacement

Speed

-The shortest path moved in a certain direction (shortest dist…

-How far you travel from point A to point B... -A scalar quantity…

Distance > = displacement

-Is defined as distance traveled per unit time... -A scalar quant…

Displacement

-The shortest path moved in a certain direction (shortest dist…

Distance

-How far you travel from point A to point B... -A scalar quantity…

Reaction time

Reaction Time Equation ... based on Distan…

Reaction Time Equation... based on time

Acceleration Equation... Circular Motion

The time it takes you to respond to a situation.

Acceleratetion = ... Change in velcocity over change in time

Reaction time

The time it takes you to respond to a situation.

Reaction Time Equation ... based on Distan…

PHYSICS

GALILEO GALILEI

DISTANCE

DISPLACEMENT

THE STUDY OF THE NATURE OF BASIC THINGS SUCH AS MOTION, FORCES…

HE IS CONSIDERED THE FIRST TRUE SCIENTIST AND PHYSICIST. HIS M…

A SCALAR QUANTITY THAT IS THE LENGTH MEASURED BETWEEN TWO POIN…

A VECTOR QUANTITY IS THE SHORTEST PATH BETWEEN TWO POINTS.

PHYSICS

THE STUDY OF THE NATURE OF BASIC THINGS SUCH AS MOTION, FORCES…

GALILEO GALILEI

HE IS CONSIDERED THE FIRST TRUE SCIENTIST AND PHYSICIST. HIS M…

constant rate

deceleration

frame of reference

potential energy

the rate of change in a linear relationship

A decrease in speed... Negative acceleration

the background in front of moving objects to allow you to "see…

Energy stored due to an object's position

constant rate

the rate of change in a linear relationship

deceleration

A decrease in speed... Negative acceleration

Displacement

Distance

Distance & Displacement

Speed

-The shortest path moved in a certain direction (shortest dist…

-How far you travel from point A to point B... -A scalar quantity…

Distance > = displacement

-Is defined as distance traveled per unit time... -A scalar quant…

Displacement

-The shortest path moved in a certain direction (shortest dist…

Distance

-How far you travel from point A to point B... -A scalar quantity…

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

explain why you need a frame of referen…

difference between "positive" direction…

position vector

initial position

to specify how the objects position changes

positive (x) increases ... Negative (x) decreases ... Zero (X=0) con…

x

xi

explain why you need a frame of referen…

to specify how the objects position changes

difference between "positive" direction…

positive (x) increases ... Negative (x) decreases ... Zero (X=0) con…

Force

Deceleration

Acceleration

Vector Quantity

A push or pull that causes a change in the motion of a particu…

The slowing down of an object (accelerating in the negative di…

The rate of change in velocity (vector quantity)... a = (final ve…

Something that has both magnitude (speed) AND direction

Force

A push or pull that causes a change in the motion of a particu…

Deceleration

The slowing down of an object (accelerating in the negative di…

Reference Point

position

Motion

Line graph

object that appears to stay in place

point or area occupied by an object

A change in position over time when compared to a reference po…

showing an object's position over time when compared to a refe…

Reference Point

object that appears to stay in place

position

point or area occupied by an object

Acceleration

Speed

Gravity

Momentum

The rate of change in velocity

S= d/t

The force of attraction between any two objects in the univers…

Mass of an object times its velocity

Acceleration

The rate of change in velocity

Speed

S= d/t

position (distance) -time graph, at rest

position (distance) -time graph, consta…

position-time graph, higher speed

velocity-time graph, constant velocity

position (distance) -time graph, at rest

position (distance) -time graph, consta…

position

speed

velocity

distance

the location of an object

Distance/time;... Distance travelled per unit time

Speed in a given direction

The length of a path between two points

position

the location of an object

speed

Distance/time;... Distance travelled per unit time

acceleration

average speed

direction

meters/second

The rate of change in position

Total distance ÷ total time of travel

Velocity includes speed AND _____.

SI unit for velocity

acceleration

The rate of change in position

average speed

Total distance ÷ total time of travel

What is motion?

What is a frame of reference?

what is distance?

what is distance measured in?

Motion is the direction and how fast the object is moving

a system of objects that are not moving with respect to one an…

the length of a path from the starting point to ending point

Meters

What is motion?

Motion is the direction and how fast the object is moving

What is a frame of reference?

a system of objects that are not moving with respect to one an…

What does Newton's second law, F=ma, me…

What is Newton's third law?

What is Newton's first law?

What happens if there is no net force?

For every action, there is an equal reaction in the opposite d…

An object in motion will stay in motion...... An object at rest w…

No acceleration (no change in speed). You can still have a mov…

What does Newton's second law, F=ma, me…

What is Newton's third law?

For every action, there is an equal reaction in the opposite d…

Speed

Velocity

Acceleration

Gravity

Distance/time

Speed in a given direction

Rate of change of velocity

(physics) the force of attraction between all masses in the un…

Speed

Distance/time

Velocity

Speed in a given direction