# physics regents review

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Scalar

Vector

1 meter

1 Newton

Distance... Speed... Mass... Temperature... Energy... Power... Resistance... Charge

Displacement... Velocity... Acceleration ... Momentum ... Force... Weight... Mag…

3 1/3 feet

Small apple

Scalar

Distance... Speed... Mass... Temperature... Energy... Power... Resistance... Charge

Vector

Displacement... Velocity... Acceleration ... Momentum ... Force... Weight... Mag…

absolute error

absolute index of refraction

absorption spectrum

acceleration

the difference between an experimental value and the accepted…

a property of a material medium equal to the ratio of the spee…

a series of dark lines resulting from the selective absorption…

the time rate of change of velocity: a vector quantity

absolute error

the difference between an experimental value and the accepted…

absolute index of refraction

a property of a material medium equal to the ratio of the spee…

Vectors

Velocity

Acceleration

Force

Displacement, velocity, acceleration, force, momentum, impluse…

m/s

m/s^2

N

Vectors

Displacement, velocity, acceleration, force, momentum, impluse…

Velocity

m/s

Reflection

Dispersion

Vector

Interference

the bouncing back of a ray of light, sound, or heat when the r…

The process in which white light separates into colors

Quantity that has magnitude and direction

A wave interaction that occurs when two or more waves overlap;…

Reflection

the bouncing back of a ray of light, sound, or heat when the r…

Dispersion

The process in which white light separates into colors

Reflection

Dispersion

Vector

Interference

the bouncing back of a ray of light, sound, or heat when the r…

The process in which white light separates into colors

Quantity that has magnitude and direction

A wave interaction that occurs when two or more waves overlap;…

Reflection

the bouncing back of a ray of light, sound, or heat when the r…

Dispersion

The process in which white light separates into colors

Joules

1 Kg

A nickel

Displacement

When using the equation Ephoton= hf = hc/wavelength, Ephoton m…

is equal to 2.2 pounds

weighs about 5 grams

the change in position of an object

Joules

When using the equation Ephoton= hf = hc/wavelength, Ephoton m…

1 Kg

is equal to 2.2 pounds

Reflection

Dispersion

Vector

Interference

the bouncing back of a ray of light, sound, or heat when the r…

The process in which white light separates into colors

Quantity that has magnitude and direction

A wave interaction that occurs when two or more waves overlap;…

Reflection

the bouncing back of a ray of light, sound, or heat when the r…

Dispersion

The process in which white light separates into colors

physics

vector

scalar

displacement (d)

exploration of the physical world

quantities with both magnitude and direction; represented by a…

quantity that is just a number without direction

change in position in one direction; strait line measured from…

physics

exploration of the physical world

vector

quantities with both magnitude and direction; represented by a…

Reflection

Dispersion

Vector

Interference

the bouncing back of a ray of light, sound, or heat when the r…

The process in which white light separates into colors

Quantity that has magnitude and direction

A wave interaction that occurs when two or more waves overlap;…

Reflection

the bouncing back of a ray of light, sound, or heat when the r…

Dispersion

The process in which white light separates into colors

Vector

Frequency

Inertia

acceleration

Quantity that has magnitude and direction

The number of occurrences within a given time period

The tendency of a body to maintain is state of rest or uniform…

Rate at which the velocity of an object changes

Vector

Quantity that has magnitude and direction

Frequency

The number of occurrences within a given time period

Scalar Quantities

Vector Quantities

Displacement

Weight (decreases or increases as move…

Have only magnitude: Time, Mass, Temperature

Have magnitude and direction: Displacement, Acceleration, Velo…

A straight line path from one point to another (s)

Decreases

Scalar Quantities

Have only magnitude: Time, Mass, Temperature

Vector Quantities

Have magnitude and direction: Displacement, Acceleration, Velo…

Vectors

Velocity

Acceleration

Force

Displacement, velocity, acceleration, force, momentum, impluse…

m/s

m/s^2

N

Vectors

Displacement, velocity, acceleration, force, momentum, impluse…

Velocity

m/s

absolute error

absolute index of refraction

absorption spectrum

acceleration

the difference between an experimental value and the accepted…

a property of a material medium equal to the ratio of the spee…

a series of dark lines resulting from the selective absorption…

the time rate of change of velocity: a vector quantity

absolute error

the difference between an experimental value and the accepted…

absolute index of refraction

a property of a material medium equal to the ratio of the spee…

Weight

Mass

Constant Velocity

Weight (N)

Force of Gravity

Inertia

net force and acceleration are equal to 0

MassxAcceleration

Weight

Force of Gravity

Mass

Inertia

Physics

Magnitude

Concurrent

Vector

the science of matter and energy and their interactions

the property of relative size or extent

occurring or operating at the same time

quantity that has magnitude and direction

Physics

the science of matter and energy and their interactions

Magnitude

the property of relative size or extent

Weight (force of gravity)

inertia

Constant velocity and zero velocity

Mass

__________________ decreases as you move away from the earth b…

Mass and ___________ are the same thing.

______________________________________ means the net force is…

______ is not weight. __________ times the acceleration of gra…

Weight (force of gravity)

__________________ decreases as you move away from the earth b…

inertia

Mass and ___________ are the same thing.

Weight (force of gravity)

inertia

Constant velocity and zero velocity

Mass

__________________ decreases as you move away from the earth b…

Mass and ___________ are the same thing.

______________________________________ means the net force is…

______ is not weight. __________ times the acceleration of gra…

Weight (force of gravity)

__________________ decreases as you move away from the earth b…

inertia

Mass and ___________ are the same thing.

Constant slope

Changing slope

D vs t

V vs t

Straight line

Curved line

Tells velocity

Tells acceleration

Constant slope

Straight line

Changing slope

Curved line

1 kg =

1 apple =

1 quarter

9 vectors

2.2 lbs

1 N

5 g

Displacement, velocity, acceleration, force(weight, normal for…

1 kg =

2.2 lbs

1 apple =

1 N

Dispersion (NOT ON TEST)

diffraction (NOT ON TEST)

refraction

reflection

white light separates into rainbow

wave spreads beyond a barrier

wave changes speed and direction in a new medium

wave bounces off a surface... angle incidence = angle reflection

Dispersion (NOT ON TEST)

white light separates into rainbow

diffraction (NOT ON TEST)

wave spreads beyond a barrier

Wave

Reflection

Medium

Constructive Interference

Several pulses generated at regular time intervals; transfer e…

process by which a wave, whether light, sound, infrared, or ra…

a substance that a wave travels through; determines the speed…

results in an increase in wave amplitude (Amplitude is the sam…

Wave

Several pulses generated at regular time intervals; transfer e…

Reflection

process by which a wave, whether light, sound, infrared, or ra…

Mass is the same thing as______

Weight (in Newtons) = ______

Kenetic Energy only changes when _____…

_______ is conserved in all collision s…

inertia

mass x acceleration

velocity

momentum

Mass is the same thing as______

inertia

Weight (in Newtons) = ______

mass x acceleration

As you move away from the earth, force…

Inertia

What is the net force and acceleration…

List some vectors

decreases (distance squared)

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

Zero

velocity, displacement, momentum, force, acceleration, all for…

As you move away from the earth, force…

decreases (distance squared)

Inertia

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

Joules

1 Kg

A nickel

Displacement

When using the equation Ephoton= hf = hc/wavelength, Ephoton m…

is equal to 2.2 pounds

weighs about 5 grams

the change in position of an object

Joules

When using the equation Ephoton= hf = hc/wavelength, Ephoton m…

1 Kg

is equal to 2.2 pounds

The fundamental SI regents physics unit…

The triangle symbol means what?

What quantities have no units?

Unless the answer is prefixed, what sho…

MASK... Meters, amperes, seconds, and kilograms

Final - initial

Coefficient of friction (mu) and the refractive index (n)

Get rid of prefixes

The fundamental SI regents physics unit…

MASK... Meters, amperes, seconds, and kilograms

The triangle symbol means what?

Final - initial