# Study sets matching "physics"

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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 Unit

Force

Motion

Interacting

A unit of force equal to the force that imparts an acceleratio…

A push or a pull

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

occurs as two or more objects have an effect upon one another

Newton Unit

A unit of force equal to the force that imparts an acceleratio…

Force

A push or a pull

Newton Unit

Force

Motion

Interacting

A unit of force equal to the force that imparts an acceleratio…

A push or a pull

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

occurs as two or more objects have an effect upon one another

Newton Unit

A unit of force equal to the force that imparts an acceleratio…

Force

A push or a pull

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…

Force

Interaction

Component

System

A push or a pull in a specific direction

When two objects affect each other in some way

One part of a group of objects that, together, form a complete…

A collection of components that interact with each other

Force

A push or a pull in a specific direction

Interaction

When two objects affect each other in some way

Friction

Speed

Acceleration

Velocity

the resistance that one surface or object encounters when movi…

The distance covered within a certain unit of time

the rate at which an object speeds up, slows down or changes d…

Speed and direction

Friction

the resistance that one surface or object encounters when movi…

Speed

The distance covered within a certain unit of time

Vector

Velocity

Pitch

Frequency

A quantity with both magniude and direction

How fast an object moves in a particular direction, the displa…

How high or low a sound is

How many cycles per second a wave goes

Vector

A quantity with both magniude and direction

Velocity

How fast an object moves in a particular direction, the displa…

Newton Unit

Force

Motion

Interacting

A unit of force equal to the force that imparts an acceleratio…

A push or a pull

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

occurs as two or more objects have an effect upon one another

Newton Unit

A unit of force equal to the force that imparts an acceleratio…

Force

A push or a pull

JJ Thompson

Ernest Rutherford

Atomic Spectrum

Niels Bohr

Plum Pudding Model; discovered the positive part of the atom

Gold Foil Experiment; he revealed the nucleus in the atom and…

elements each give off a certain unique light source and they…

the Bohr model (with protons and neutrons); it was surrounded…

JJ Thompson

Plum Pudding Model; discovered the positive part of the atom

Ernest Rutherford

Gold Foil Experiment; he revealed the nucleus in the atom and…

Acceleration

Average speed

Constant acceleration

Distance

The rate at which velocity changes.

The total distance traveled divided by the time it takes to tr…

A steady change in velocity.

The length of the path between two points.

Acceleration

The rate at which velocity changes.

Average speed

The total distance traveled divided by the time it takes to tr…

sound

vibration

vaccuum

supersonic

vibration of particles of matter that travel from one place to…

back and forth movement of molecules (that produce sound)

empty space; where no matter exsists

Motion that moves faster than the speed of sound in air

sound

vibration of particles of matter that travel from one place to…

vibration

back and forth movement of molecules (that produce sound)

x-axis

y-axis

Slope-Intercept Form

slope of a line

The horizontal axis of the coordinate plane.

The vertical axis of the coordinate plane.

y = mx + b where "m" is the slope and "b" is y-intercept

rise/run change in y/change in x

x-axis

The horizontal axis of the coordinate plane.

y-axis

The vertical axis of the coordinate plane.

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

kinetic energy

gravitational potential energy

light energy

nuclear energy

The energy of motion

Potential energy that depends on the height of an object

radiant energy

Energy stored in the nucleus of an atom

kinetic energy

The energy of motion

gravitational potential energy

Potential energy that depends on the height of an object