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Science - Forces and Motion Vocabulary
periodic motion
variable motion
uniform motion
frame of reference
is any motion that repeats itself in a regular cycle.
is different distances traveled in different times; any motio…
is equal distances traveled in equal time; any motion in a st…
is a group of objects from which a position or motion is meas…
periodic motion
is any motion that repeats itself in a regular cycle.
variable motion
is different distances traveled in different times; any motio…
13 terms
Science Vocabulary - Forces
Force
contact force
friction
tenison
a push or a pull
When one object pushes or pulls another by touching it .
A force that resists motion
pulling
Force
a push or a pull
contact force
When one object pushes or pulls another by touching it .
10 terms
Science Vocabulary- Force and Motion
Force
Acceleration
Friction
Gravity
a push or pull on an object
is a change in the speed or direction of an object's motion
the resistance between two objects that touch or rub against…
the force that pulls all objects on Earth toward each other a…
Force
a push or pull on an object
Acceleration
is a change in the speed or direction of an object's motion
9 terms
Science Vocabulary- Forces and Motion
Gravity
Inertia
Newton's 1st Law
Newton's 2nd Law
a force that pulls everything down towards Earth
an object in motion stays in motion and an object at rest sta…
...
...
Gravity
a force that pulls everything down towards Earth
Inertia
an object in motion stays in motion and an object at rest sta…
21 terms
Physical Science Forces
friction
inertia
net force
gravity
A force that opposes motion between two surfaces that are in…
Resistance of an object to a change in its motion
The combination of all forces acting on an object
(physics) the force of attraction between all masses in the u…
friction
A force that opposes motion between two surfaces that are in…
inertia
Resistance of an object to a change in its motion
15 terms
Earth Science Vocabulary Part One: Constructive Forces!
Landform
Constructive Forces
Deposition
Sediment
feature of a planet's surface, such as an ocean, continent, m…
processes that create landforms
a constructive force in which sediments are dropped somewhere…
weathered rock pieces or organic matter deposited by wind, wa…
Landform
feature of a planet's surface, such as an ocean, continent, m…
Constructive Forces
processes that create landforms
9 terms
Grade 4 Science Forces and Motion Vocabulary
Motion
Force
Gravity
Friction
the act or process of moving, or the way in which something o…
Any push or pull that makes an object start moving, stop movi…
the force that attracts or pulls objects towards earth or obj…
a force between surfaces that slows objects down or stops the…
Motion
the act or process of moving, or the way in which something o…
Force
Any push or pull that makes an object start moving, stop movi…
21 terms
Forces Science Vocabulary
Force
Contact force
Noncontact force
Net force
A push or a pull
A force that is exerted only when two objects are touching
a force that one object exerts on another when they are not t…
The combination of all the forces acting on an object
Force
A push or a pull
Contact force
A force that is exerted only when two objects are touching
Forces Science Vocabulary
Force
Contact Force
Non Contact Force
Net Force
a push or pull
A force that is exerted only when two objects are touching
a force that one object exerts on another when they are not t…
the sum of all forces acting on an object
Force
a push or pull
Contact Force
A force that is exerted only when two objects are touching
21 terms
Forces Vocabulary Science
Force
Contact Force
Non-contact Force
Net Force
When a push or a pull takes action when you are tugging or pu…
A force that is exerted only when two objects are touching is…
non contact force is a force that one object exerts on anothe…
The combination of all the forces acting on an object is call…
Force
When a push or a pull takes action when you are tugging or pu…
Contact Force
A force that is exerted only when two objects are touching is…
22 terms
Science and Toys: Forces Vocabulary
Air Resistance
Coefficient of Friction
Equilibrium
Force
Friction associated with the interaction of an object with th…
The quantity that expresses the frictional forces between two…
The point at which an object is at rest or moving with a cons…
A push or pull on an object as it interacts with its environm…
Air Resistance
Friction associated with the interaction of an object with th…
Coefficient of Friction
The quantity that expresses the frictional forces between two…
18 terms
Science Vocabulary (Forces & Work)
Force
Net force
Unbalanced forces
Balanced forces
a push or pull
the combination of all the forces acting on an object
a nonzero net force, which changes an object's motion
equal forces acting on an object in opposite directions
Force
a push or pull
Net force
the combination of all the forces acting on an object
14 terms
Earth Science Vocabulary: Part Two Destructive Forces!
Destructive Forces
Weathering
Erosion
Flood
the breaking down or wearing away of land and landforms
destructive force when weather breaks down rocks into smaller…
a destructive force that moves weathered rock from place to p…
an overflowing of water onto land that is normally dry; usual…
Destructive Forces
the breaking down or wearing away of land and landforms
Weathering
destructive force when weather breaks down rocks into smaller…
10 terms
Science-Forces and Motion Vocabulary
Non-Contact Force
Force
Contact Force
Gravity
A force that acts at a distance (does not touch)
A push or pull that acts on an object
A force that requires to objects to touch
The force of attraction between any two objects
Non-Contact Force
A force that acts at a distance (does not touch)
Force
A push or pull that acts on an object
15 terms
Science Vocabulary Grade 3 Forces
effort
energy
force
friction
what moves a load
the ability to move an object
a push or a pull
a force that pulls or resists the motion of two objects... in co…
effort
what moves a load
energy
the ability to move an object
55 terms
Science Structures and Forces Vocabulary
Structure
Natural Structure
Manufactured Structure
Mass Structure
An object with a definite... size and shape, which serves a purp…
A structure or object that was not made by a human.
A structure or object made by a human.
A structure, natural or manufactured, that was made by the pi…
Structure
An object with a definite... size and shape, which serves a purp…
Natural Structure
A structure or object that was not made by a human.
15 terms
Science Vocabulary- Forces & Motion
Mass
Acceleration
Velocity
Gravity
The amount of matter in an object
Any change in velocity
An object's speed in a particular direction... Ex. 20 miles/ hr.…
Force of attraction between any two objects
Mass
The amount of matter in an object
Acceleration
Any change in velocity
6 terms
Force-Science Vocabulary
force
work
Kinetic energy
Potential energy
a push or pull that acts on an object
how an object moves using force
energy of motion
the amount of available energy to do work
force
a push or pull that acts on an object
work
how an object moves using force
19 terms
Science (Forces Vocabulary)
force
Newton
net force
unbalanced forces
strength or energy as an attribute of physical action or move…
the SI unit of force
overall force acting on an object
An object is said to be acted upon by an unbalanced force onl…
force
strength or energy as an attribute of physical action or move…
Newton
the SI unit of force
10 terms
Science Vocabulary (forces)
force
Velocity
Net Forward force
Net backward force
a push or pull
The speed and direction of an objects motion
When an object speeds up
When an object slows down
force
a push or pull
Velocity
The speed and direction of an objects motion
15 terms
Science Vocabulary Grade 3 Forces
effort
energy
force
friction
what moves a load
the ability to move an object
a push or a pull
a force that pulls or resists the motion of two objects... in co…
effort
what moves a load
energy
the ability to move an object
23 terms
Jacob Science Forces Vocabulary
Newton (general definition)
Newton (specific definition)
Sir Isaac Newton
Force
The SI (International System of Units) unit of force
The force required to accelerate an object that weighs 1 kilo…
British physicist and mathematician; discovered the unit of f…
A push or a pull of an object resulting from the object's rea…
Newton (general definition)
The SI (International System of Units) unit of force
Newton (specific definition)
The force required to accelerate an object that weighs 1 kilo…
21 terms
SCIENCE - Force Vocabulary
force
centripetal force
mass
gravity
a push or pull on an object
A force that makes a body follow a curved path
how much matter is in an object
A force pulling together all matter (which is anything you ca…
force
a push or pull on an object
centripetal force
A force that makes a body follow a curved path
21 terms
Science 8-Forces Vocabulary
Force
Newton
Net Force
Unbalanced forces
a push or pull exerted on an object.
a unit of measure that equals the force required to accelerat…
The overall force on an object
Forces that produce a non-zero net force.
Force
a push or pull exerted on an object.
Newton
a unit of measure that equals the force required to accelerat…
20 terms
Grade 4 Science - Forces and Motion Vocabulary
simple machine
lever
fulcrum
work
one of the basic machines that make up other machines
a simple machine made up of a bar that turns on a fixed point
the fixed point, or point that does not move, on a lever
the use of force to move an object
simple machine
one of the basic machines that make up other machines
lever
a simple machine made up of a bar that turns on a fixed point
27 terms
Force & Motion Science Vocabulary
air resistance
attract
balanced force
contact force
the frictional force that air exerts against a moving object
to draw close to
forces that act against each other and do not cause a change…
a force that acts at the point of contact between objects
air resistance
the frictional force that air exerts against a moving object
attract
to draw close to
Science Vocabulary: Forces
pressure
pascal
fluid
hydraulic system
the result of a force distributed over an area
the unit used to calculate pressure (N/m^s or Pa)
a substance that takes the shape of its container
a device that uses pressurized fluid acting on the pistons of…
pressure
the result of a force distributed over an area
pascal
the unit used to calculate pressure (N/m^s or Pa)
15 terms
Forces science vocabulary
motion
inert object
friction
gravity
The action or process on moving or being moved
an object with no motion
resistance of one surface as another encounters it
constant value 9.8m/s squared
motion
The action or process on moving or being moved
inert object
an object with no motion
13 terms
Science Vocabulary: Earth's Forces
Acceleration
Balanced forces
Coefficient of Friction
Distance
Speeding up, slowing down, or changing direction.
When forces are equal and act in opposite directions.
The degree of interaction between two surfaces.
Length of path traveled.
Acceleration
Speeding up, slowing down, or changing direction.
Balanced forces
When forces are equal and act in opposite directions.
11 terms
Science Vocabulary for Forces and Motion
position
motion
speed
velocity
the location of an object
a change of position of an object
the measure of an object's change in position during a unit o…
the measure of the speed and direction of motion of an object
position
the location of an object
motion
a change of position of an object
14 terms
Science - Force and Motion Vocabulary
Balanced Forces
force
force strength
non-zero net force
exist when all forces acting on the object make the object st…
a push or a pull
the intensity of a push or a pull on an object
an unbalanced force that results in the motion of an object o…
Balanced Forces
exist when all forces acting on the object make the object st…
force
a push or a pull
21 terms
Physical Science Forces in Motion
Force
Newton
Net Force
Friction
A push or pull that acts on an object
A unit of measure that equals the force required to accelerat…
The overall force acting on an object after all the forces ar…
A force that opposes motion between two surfaces that are in…
Force
A push or pull that acts on an object
Newton
A unit of measure that equals the force required to accelerat…
15 terms
science vocabulary: Forces and Motion
gravity
speed
acceleration
velocity
force of attraction betweeb any two objects
rate of movement of an object over time
any change in velocity
an object's speed in a particular direction
gravity
force of attraction betweeb any two objects
speed
rate of movement of an object over time
26 terms
Silvera Science Vocabulary for Forces
force
net force
inertia
gravity
a push or a pull
the sum of all forces acting on an object
the tendency of an object to resist any change in motion
an attractive force between any two objects that depends on t…
force
a push or a pull
net force
the sum of all forces acting on an object
17 terms
Motion and Forces Vocabulary- Science
Crashworthiness
Mass (m)
Weight
Free Fall
the ability of a structure to protect its occupants during an…
a measure of the amount of matter in an object; a fundamental…
a measure of the gravitational force exerted on an object (me…
the motion of a body when only the force of gravity is acting…
Crashworthiness
the ability of a structure to protect its occupants during an…
Mass (m)
a measure of the amount of matter in an object; a fundamental…
16 terms
Science Vocabulary- Forces and Matter
Matter
Mass
Density
Volume
An object with mass
The amount of matter in an object
The amount of mass per unit of volume
The amount of space an object takes up
Matter
An object with mass
Mass
The amount of matter in an object
30 terms
Science Forces and Motion Vocabulary
acceleration
balanced forces
force
formula for acceleration
rate at which velocity changes
forces on an object that cause the net force to be zero
a push or pull
acceleration= final velocity-starting velocity/time it takes…
acceleration
rate at which velocity changes
balanced forces
forces on an object that cause the net force to be zero
26 terms
Harcourt Science Chapter 18 Vocabulary - Forces & Motion
force
at rest
position
motion
a push or pull that may cause an object to move, stop or chan…
not in motion
where an object is
change position
force
a push or pull that may cause an object to move, stop or chan…
at rest
not in motion
14 terms
Physical Science - Force Vocabulary
Force
Newton
Net Force
Unbalanced Force
A push or pull on an object
unit used to measure the amount of force on an object
combination of all forces working on an object
force which causes an object to move
Force
A push or pull on an object
Newton
unit used to measure the amount of force on an object
14 terms
Science Forces Vocabulary
force
newton
balanced force
compression
is a push or a pull; changes the motion of an object; has siz…
is the unit used to represent force
has a net force of 0N; is no change in motion, does not cause…
an object being pushed or squeezed
force
is a push or a pull; changes the motion of an object; has siz…
newton
is the unit used to represent force
10 terms
Science force and motion vocabulary
force
gravity
inertia
friction
a push or a pull
is a force that pulls all matter toward the center of Earth (…
is when an object keeps moving or stays still unless a force…
is a force that stops or slows down moving things that touch…
force
a push or a pull
gravity
is a force that pulls all matter toward the center of Earth (…
10 terms
Force & Motion Science Vocabulary
materia
propiedad
peso
pesado
matter
property
weight
heavy
materia
matter
propiedad
property
14 terms
Science Matters - Forces and Motion
Newton's 1st Law
Newton's 2nd Law
Newton's 3rd Law
Inertia
(Law of Inertia) an object in motion tends to stay in motion…
The acceleration of an object depends on the mass of the obje…
For every action there is an equal and opposite reaction
Resistance of an object to a change in its motion
Newton's 1st Law
(Law of Inertia) an object in motion tends to stay in motion…
Newton's 2nd Law
The acceleration of an object depends on the mass of the obje…
14 terms
Science Forces Vocabulary
At Rest
Force
Unbalanced Force
Constant Velocity
...
...
...
...
At Rest
...
Force
...
Forces Science Vocabulary
Velocity
Net Force
Newton
Unbalanced Forces
Something that shows you both speed and direction.
A sum of all of the forces acting on an object.
A unit of force.
A force that is not equal with other forces, and causes an ob…
Velocity
Something that shows you both speed and direction.
Net Force
A sum of all of the forces acting on an object.
35 terms
Science - Forces Vocabulary
Force
Noncontact Force
Contact Force
Mechanical Force
A push or pull on an object
A force that pushes or pulls an object without touching it
A push or pull applied by one object to another object that i…
A force exerted by a physical object that touches another obj…
Force
A push or pull on an object
Noncontact Force
A force that pushes or pulls an object without touching it
18 terms
Science: Forces Vocabulary
Distant Force
contact force
speed
vector
a force that acts at a distance
a force exerted during contact between objects
the distance traveled divided by the time interval during whi…
a quantity that has both size and direction
Distant Force
a force that acts at a distance
contact force
a force exerted during contact between objects
Science Forces Vocabulary
Resultant Force
velocity
Weight
speed
Sum of all the forces acting on an object
speed but with a direction. (it can be negative)
= mg / g
= distance... -----------------... time
Resultant Force
Sum of all the forces acting on an object
velocity
speed but with a direction. (it can be negative)
10 terms
science (forces)
Mechine
force
power
friction
something that makes work easier by changing the distance of…
a push or a pull that causes an object to move, stop,or chang…
the amount of work done for each unit of time
a force that opposes , or acts against , motion when two surf…
Mechine
something that makes work easier by changing the distance of…
force
a push or a pull that causes an object to move, stop,or chang…
19 terms
Science = Forces
Magnetic
Gravity
High Friction
Electromagnet
When an object is pulled by it's magnetic attraction to somet…
They force that is pulling everything down towards the centre…
When the terrain is very rough and easy to grip.
A magnet that can be turned on and off.
Magnetic
When an object is pulled by it's magnetic attraction to somet…
Gravity
They force that is pulling everything down towards the centre…
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