# Study sets matching "projectile motion"

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Scalar

Vector

Resultant

x-component of velocity during projecti…

Quantity with only magnitude (Size)... Ex. 1 kilogram, 30 seconds…

Quantity with magnitude AND direction... Ex. 2 m/s West or + 2m/s

The sum of two or more vectors

Horizontal component - stays constant

Scalar

Quantity with only magnitude (Size)... Ex. 1 kilogram, 30 seconds…

Vector

Quantity with magnitude AND direction... Ex. 2 m/s West or + 2m/s

Trajectory

Range

Projectile

Parabolic

The curved path that an object makes in space, or that a throw…

The horizontal distance traveled by a projectile.

Any object that moves through the air or through space under t…

curved path taken by a projectile.

Trajectory

The curved path that an object makes in space, or that a throw…

Range

The horizontal distance traveled by a projectile.

Projectile

Trajectory

Examples of projectiles

A key idea

a moving object with the only force acting upon it is gravity

The parabolic path that a projectile follows

1. an object dropped from rest... 2. an object thrown vertically…

Horizontal and vertical components of a projectile have NOTHIN…

Projectile

a moving object with the only force acting upon it is gravity

Trajectory

The parabolic path that a projectile follows

Projectile

Trajectory

Examples of projectiles

A key idea

a moving object with the only force acting upon it is gravity

The parabolic path that a projectile follows

1. an object dropped from rest... 2. an object thrown vertically…

Horizontal and vertical components of a projectile have NOTHIN…

Projectile

a moving object with the only force acting upon it is gravity

Trajectory

The parabolic path that a projectile follows

Trajectory

Range

Projectile

Parabolic

The curved path that an object makes in space, or that a throw…

The horizontal distance traveled by a projectile.

Any object that moves through the air or through space under t…

curved path taken by a projectile.

Trajectory

The curved path that an object makes in space, or that a throw…

Range

The horizontal distance traveled by a projectile.

Projectile

Examples of projectiles

Vertical motion of a projectile

Horizontal motion of a projectile

a moving object with the only force acting upon it is gravity

1. an object dropped from rest... 2. an object thrown vertically…

1. Force = Weight (the pull of gravity acting on the object)... 2…

1. Force = none... 2. Acceleration = none... 3. Velocity is constant…

Projectile

a moving object with the only force acting upon it is gravity

Examples of projectiles

1. an object dropped from rest... 2. an object thrown vertically…

64.5 m

27.99 m

4.78 s

200m

A player kicks a football from ground level with a velocity of…

A player kicks a football from ground level with a velocity of…

A player kicks a football from ground level with a velocity of…

Harry accidentally falls out of a helicopter that is traveling…

64.5 m

A player kicks a football from ground level with a velocity of…

27.99 m

A player kicks a football from ground level with a velocity of…

free fall

projectile

same rate

9.8 m/s2

when the only force acting on an object is gravity

an object in free fall is know as a

neglecting air resistance all objects fall at the _________ __…

acceleration due to gravity (g)

free fall

when the only force acting on an object is gravity

projectile

an object in free fall is know as a

64.5 m

27.99 m

4.78 s

200m

A player kicks a football from ground level with a velocity of…

A player kicks a football from ground level with a velocity of…

A player kicks a football from ground level with a velocity of…

Harry accidentally falls out of a helicopter that is traveling…

64.5 m

A player kicks a football from ground level with a velocity of…

27.99 m

A player kicks a football from ground level with a velocity of…

Projectile

Trajectory

Examples of projectiles

A key idea

a moving object with the only force acting upon it is gravity

The parabolic path that a projectile follows

1. an object dropped from rest... 2. an object thrown vertically…

Horizontal and vertical components of a projectile have NOTHIN…

Projectile

a moving object with the only force acting upon it is gravity

Trajectory

The parabolic path that a projectile follows

Magnitude and direction

magnitude only

the length of the arrow represents the…

-draw vector with correct magnitude and…

A vector is a quantity that has __________.

A scalar is a quantity that has __________.

When representing velocity as a vector __________.

In order to find the components of a vector, you should ______…

Magnitude and direction

A vector is a quantity that has __________.

magnitude only

A scalar is a quantity that has __________.

The maximum height.

Launch point of a projectile.

Point of impact.

Initial vertical velocity component of…

The point of highest vertical elevation of a projectile. At th…

This where the the starting point, t=0s. Projectile begins its…

This where the time stops. Projectile ends its flight at this…

V(vertical) = V. sine θ. Vertical component undergoes the infl…

The maximum height.

The point of highest vertical elevation of a projectile. At th…

Launch point of a projectile.

This where the the starting point, t=0s. Projectile begins its…

Projectile

Trajectory

Examples of projectiles

A key idea

a moving object with the only force acting upon it is gravity

The parabolic path that a projectile follows

1. an object dropped from rest... 2. an object thrown vertically…

Horizontal and vertical components of a projectile have NOTHIN…

Projectile

a moving object with the only force acting upon it is gravity

Trajectory

The parabolic path that a projectile follows

Projectile

Trajectory

Examples of projectiles

A key idea

a moving object acted upon solely by gravity

The parabolic path that a projectile follows

1. an object dropped from rest... 2. an object thrown vertically…

Horizontal and vertical components of a projectile have NOTHIN…

Projectile

a moving object acted upon solely by gravity

Trajectory

The parabolic path that a projectile follows

Projectile

vector quality

acceleration

gravity

Any object that moves through space acted on only by gravity.

A quantity, such as velocity, that has both magnitude and dire…

The rate a which velocity (speed or direction) is changing.

The force that attracts a body to all other bodies

Projectile

Any object that moves through space acted on only by gravity.

vector quality

A quantity, such as velocity, that has both magnitude and dire…

Projectile

Examples of projectiles

Vertical motion of a projectile

Horizontal motion of a projectile

a moving object with the only force acting upon it is gravity

1. an object dropped from rest... 2. an object thrown vertically…

1. Force = Weight (the pull of gravity acting on the object)... 2…

1. Force = none... 2. Acceleration = none... 3. Velocity is constant…

Projectile

a moving object with the only force acting upon it is gravity

Examples of projectiles

1. an object dropped from rest... 2. an object thrown vertically…

Projectile Motion

Horizontal Motion

Vertical Motion

Curved path

The curved path an object follows when thrown near the surface…

Motion that is parallel to the ground & constant

Motion that is perpendicular to the ground caused by gravity

Created when horizontal and vertical motion combine

Projectile Motion

The curved path an object follows when thrown near the surface…

Horizontal Motion

Motion that is parallel to the ground & constant

Projectile

Examples of projectiles

Vertical motion of a projectile

Horizontal motion of a projectile

a moving object with the only force acting upon it is gravity

1. an object dropped from rest... 2. an object thrown vertically…

1. Force = Weight (the pull of gravity acting on the object)... 2…

1. Force = none... 2. Acceleration = none... 3. Velocity is constant

Projectile

a moving object with the only force acting upon it is gravity

Examples of projectiles

1. an object dropped from rest... 2. an object thrown vertically…

Projectile Motion

Horizontal Acceleration (Ax)

Vertical Acceleration (Ay)

Projectile Fired Vertically

Motion of any object that is in the air. Depends on both horiz…

0 m/s/s

-9.8 m/s/s (-g)

Motion is simply constant acceleration motion in the vertical…

Projectile Motion

Motion of any object that is in the air. Depends on both horiz…

Horizontal Acceleration (Ax)

0 m/s/s

Terminal Velocity

Net Force

Balanced forces

Force

The greatest velocity a falling object can achieve

The combination of all forces acting on an object.

Forces that are equal in size but opposite in direction.

A push or pull exerted on an object.

Terminal Velocity

The greatest velocity a falling object can achieve

Net Force

The combination of all forces acting on an object.

Projectile

Examples of projectiles

Vertical motion of a projectile

Horizontal motion of a projectile

a moving object with the only force acting upon it is gravity

1. an object dropped from rest... 2. an object thrown vertically…

1. Force = Weight (the pull of gravity acting on the object)... 2…

1. Force = none... 2. Acceleration = none... 3. Velocity is constant…

Projectile

a moving object with the only force acting upon it is gravity

Examples of projectiles

1. an object dropped from rest... 2. an object thrown vertically…

Projectile

Examples of projectiles

Vertical motion of a projectile

Horizontal motion of a projectile

a moving object with the only force acting upon it is gravity

1. an object dropped from rest... 2. an object thrown vertically…

1. Force = Weight (the pull of gravity acting on the object)... 2…

1. Force = none... 2. Acceleration = none... 3. Velocity is constant…

Projectile

a moving object with the only force acting upon it is gravity

Examples of projectiles

1. an object dropped from rest... 2. an object thrown vertically…