#### Study sets matching "physics motion"

#### Study sets matching "physics motion"

motion

reference point

speed

total distance and total time

When an object changes position over time when compared to a…

the object that appears to stay in place

rate at which an object moves, depends on the distance travel…

What 2 units must you know to determine speed?

motion

When an object changes position over time when compared to a…

reference point

the object that appears to stay in place

Physical Quantity

Scalar quantity

vector quantity

Rest

A quantity that can be measured

Physical quantities that can be expressed only by their magni…

Physicals quantities that require magnitude and direction to…

A body is said to be at rest if it does not change its positi…

Physical Quantity

A quantity that can be measured

Scalar quantity

Physical quantities that can be expressed only by their magni…

law 1

inertia

law 2

law 3

inertia

(physics) the tendency of a body to maintain is state of rest…

force... 2nd law Rate of change of momentum is proportional to t…

action /reaction... For every action there is an equal and oppos…

law 1

inertia

inertia

(physics) the tendency of a body to maintain is state of rest…

Physics

Motion

Reference Point

Stationary objects make good reference…

Study of matter and energy and how they interact with each ot…

An object is in motion if it's distance from another object i…

Is a place or object used for comparison to see if something…

Tree, building, a sign

Physics

Study of matter and energy and how they interact with each ot…

Motion

An object is in motion if it's distance from another object i…

velocity

acceleration

instantaneous velocity

frame of reference

the rate at which an object changes its position

the rate at which an object changes its velocity

the velocity of an object in motion at a specific point in time

a framework that is used for the observation and mathematical…

velocity

the rate at which an object changes its position

acceleration

the rate at which an object changes its velocity

Distance

Displacement

Reference Point

Acceleration

The length of a path between two points

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

...

The rate at which velocity changes

Distance

The length of a path between two points

Displacement

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

Instantaneous velocity

Scalar

Position

Time interval

The speed and direction of an object at a particular instant

Another term given for the size of a quantity

The location of an object relative to an origin

The formula t2-t1

Instantaneous velocity

The speed and direction of an object at a particular instant

Scalar

Another term given for the size of a quantity

Motion

Distance vs. Displacement

Speed vs. Velocity

Acceleration

The change in position of an object relative to time and a re…

Measurement of how far an object has moved vs. final position…

Measurement of how fast an object is going vs. speed with dir…

Rate at which velocity changes... Increasing (+) or decreasing (-)

Motion

The change in position of an object relative to time and a re…

Distance vs. Displacement

Measurement of how far an object has moved vs. final position…

Acceleration of Gravity

Scalar

Zenith

Mass

9.8 m/s^2

The measure of a quantity without telling a direction

The highest point a projectile reaches

A measure of the quantity of the matter that an object contains

Acceleration of Gravity

9.8 m/s^2

Scalar

The measure of a quantity without telling a direction

Position

Vector

Scalar

Distance

A place where someone or something is located or has been put

A number where direction matters

A number where direction doesn't matter

How far you traveled

Position

A place where someone or something is located or has been put

Vector

A number where direction matters

vector

distance

average speed

meter

has both magnitude and direction

your odometer tells you __________, with no direction

if you were to calculate the total distance you traveled on a…

the unit of displacement and distance

vector

has both magnitude and direction

distance

your odometer tells you __________, with no direction

Referance point

Position

Motion

Displacement

Is the starting point you chose to describe the location, or…

Is an object distance and direction from the reference point

Is the process of changing position

Is the difference between the initial (first) position and th…

Referance point

Is the starting point you chose to describe the location, or…

Position

Is an object distance and direction from the reference point

Reference point

Position

Motion

Displacement

The strating point you chose to describe the location or posi…

An object's distance and direction from a reference point

The process of changing position

The difference between the initial position and the final pos…

Reference point

The strating point you chose to describe the location or posi…

Position

An object's distance and direction from a reference point

Scalars

Vectors

Distance

Displacement

Quantities that are fully described by a magnitude (or numeri…

Quantities that are fully described by both magnitude and a d…

A scalar quantity that refers to how much ground is covered d…

A vector quantity that refers to how far out of place an obje…

Scalars

Quantities that are fully described by a magnitude (or numeri…

Vectors

Quantities that are fully described by both magnitude and a d…

Frame of reference

Distance

Displacement

Vector

System of objects that are not moving with respect to one ano…

Length of a path between two points

Direction from the starting point to the ending point

Quantity that has magnitude and direction

Frame of reference

System of objects that are not moving with respect to one ano…

Distance

Length of a path between two points

relative motion

reference point

distance

displacement

any object that moves relative to another object

a place or object that is used for comparison to determine if…

how far an object has moved from its reference point

the change in position from its starting point, includes dist…

relative motion

any object that moves relative to another object

reference point

a place or object that is used for comparison to determine if…

Motion

Displacement

Speed

Velocity

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

The change in position of an object.

The distance traveled divided by the time interval during whi…

The speed of an object in a particular direction.

Motion

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

Displacement

The change in position of an object.