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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 .
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…
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
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
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
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
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…
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…
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
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
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)
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
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…
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
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
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…
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
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
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…
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.
13 terms
Forces Vocabulary (science)
What is a force?
What are the four forces that hold all…
Gravitational force
Tensional force
Force is a push or pull
.strong nuclear force... .electromagnetic force... .weak force... .gra…
All objects in the universe are attracted to eachother by gra…
Pulling apart
What is a force?
Force is a push or pull
What are the four forces that hold all…
.strong nuclear force... .electromagnetic force... .weak force... .gra…
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
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
22 terms
Physical Science - Forces: Vocabulary
Air Resistance
Balanced Forces
Centripetal Force
Fluid Friction
The fluid friction experienced by objects falling through the…
Equal forces acting on an object in opposite directions
A force that causes an object to move in a circle
Friction that occurs as an object moves through a fluid
Air Resistance
The fluid friction experienced by objects falling through the…
Balanced Forces
Equal forces acting on an object in opposite directions
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
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
44 terms
Science vocabulary structures and forces
structure
Structural stability
Solid structure
Frame structure
An object that provides support
The ability of a structure to maintain it's position even whe…
structure
An object that provides support
Structural stability
The ability of a structure to maintain it's position even whe…
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
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
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…
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
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.
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…
7 terms
Science Vocabulary Forces Week 1
control
controlled experiment
force
friction
the substance, object or group in a n experiment that is not…
an experiment in which all the variables are kept the same ex…
a push or pull that can change the position and /or motion of…
a force that acts in an opposite direction to movement
control
the substance, object or group in a n experiment that is not…
controlled experiment
an experiment in which all the variables are kept the same ex…
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
Science vocabulary - Forces
Force
Spring Force
Tension Force
Friction Force
any push or pull that acts on an object
Ability to regain its original length after being stretched
The strength of a cable, rope, or a chain
A force that prevents or slows motion of an object
Force
any push or pull that acts on an object
Spring Force
Ability to regain its original length after being stretched
18 terms
Science vocabulary constructive and destuctive forces
Landform
Topography
Erosion
Weathering
Is a natural land shape or feature
All kinds of landforms in a certain area
The process of moving sediment by using wind water or ice
The process of wearing away rocks by nature
Landform
Is a natural land shape or feature
Topography
All kinds of landforms in a certain area
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…
13 terms
Science Vocabulary- forces
force
Contact force
Friction
Tension
...
...
...
...
force
...
Contact force
...
14 terms
Science Forces Vocabulary
At Rest
Force
Unbalanced Force
Constant Velocity
...
...
...
...
At Rest
...
Force
...
13 terms
Science-Forces
Motion
Gravity
Friction
Air resistance
The change of position of an object from a reference point to…
A pulling force. All matter has mass and therefore has gravity.
A force that opposes motion between two surfaces that are tou…
Also called "drag", the force of air against an object that i…
Motion
The change of position of an object from a reference point to…
Gravity
A pulling force. All matter has mass and therefore has gravity.
Science Vocabulary: Forces
Force
Friction
Balanced Force
Unbalanced Force
Any push or pull form one object to another
A force that opposes the motion of one object moving past ano…
When an object acts on an object without changing its motion
A force that causes an object to change its motion
Force
Any push or pull form one object to another
Friction
A force that opposes the motion of one object moving past ano…
science forces vocabulary
balance
unbalanced
Newton
gravity
an even distribution of weight
an uneven distribution of weight
the SI unit of force
the force that attracts a body toward the center of the earth…
balance
an even distribution of weight
unbalanced
an uneven distribution of weight
19 terms
Science Vocabulary forces
Acceleration
Velocity
Force
Gravity
The rate which which changes its speed or direction
Speed and direction
That is a push or a pull
The force pulling you to the center of the earth
Acceleration
The rate which which changes its speed or direction
Velocity
Speed and direction
14 terms
Science - Forces Vocabulary
Force
Net Force
Friction
Gravity
A push or pull
The sum of all of the forces acting on an object
The force that opposes the sliding motion of two surfaces tha…
An attractive force between any two objects that depends on t…
Force
A push or pull
Net Force
The sum of all of the forces acting on an object
16 terms
Science Forces Vocabulary
Force
Gravity
Weight
Friction
A push or pull, or any action that has the ability to change…
The force that attracts a body toward the center of the earth…
The force of gravity on an object.
The resistance that one surface or object encounters when mov…
Force
A push or pull, or any action that has the ability to change…
Gravity
The force that attracts a body toward the center of the earth…
10 terms
Forces Science Vocabulary
Acceleration
Velocity
Vector
Net Force
The rate at which an object changes its velocity (vector quan…
The rate at which an object changes its position (vector quan…
A line with an arrow and a dot that shows direction.
Sum of all forces acting on an object, when you add up all fo…
Acceleration
The rate at which an object changes its velocity (vector quan…
Velocity
The rate at which an object changes its position (vector quan…
40 terms
Science Forces Vocabulary
force
newtons
net force
vector
a push or a pull on an object
what force is measured in
the combination of all the forces acting on an object
includes size and direction (force is one of these)
force
a push or a pull on an object
newtons
what force is measured in
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
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