# Study sets matching "speed"

Speed

Accelerate

Decelerate

Distance/time Graph

Distance covered over an amount of time

when a speed steadily increases, slows down or changes directi…

when a speed steadily decreases

distance traveled over a period of time plotted on a graph

Speed

Distance covered over an amount of time

Accelerate

when a speed steadily increases, slows down or changes directi…

Motion

No Motion

Frame of Reference

Instantaneous Speed

Occurs when forces are not balanced

Occurs when forces are balanced

Used to describe motion relative to the observer

Type of speed at one instant in time

Motion

Occurs when forces are not balanced

No Motion

Occurs when forces are balanced

Speed

Accelerate

Decelerate

Speedometer

Distance covered over an amount of time

when a speed steadily increases

when a speed steadily decreases

tool that measures the speed an object is travelling, often fo…

Speed

Distance covered over an amount of time

Accelerate

when a speed steadily increases

Speed

Accelerate

Decelerate

Velocity

Distance covered over an amount of time

when a speed steadily increases, slows down or changes directi…

when a speed steadily decreases

speed with direction of movement

Speed

Distance covered over an amount of time

Accelerate

when a speed steadily increases, slows down or changes directi…

Speed

Accelerate

Decelerate

Distance/time Graph

Distance covered over an amount of time

when a speed steadily increases, slows down or changes directi…

when a speed steadily decreases

distance traveled over a period of time plotted on a graph

Speed

Distance covered over an amount of time

Accelerate

when a speed steadily increases, slows down or changes directi…

Motion

Speed

Average Speed

Standard Units of Distance

a change in position over time

how far something moves in a given amount of time

speed of an object that is not always constant

m, km, cm

Motion

a change in position over time

Speed

how far something moves in a given amount of time

Speed

Accelerate

Decelerate

Distance/time Graph

Distance an object moves in a unit of time

when a speed steadily increases, slows down or changes directi…

when a speed steadily decreases

distance traveled over a period of time plotted on a graph

Speed

Distance an object moves in a unit of time

Accelerate

when a speed steadily increases, slows down or changes directi…

Speed

Accelerate

Decelerate

Distance/time Graph

Distance covered over an amount of time

when a speed steadily increases, slows down or changes directi…

when a speed steadily decreases

distance traveled over a period of time plotted on a graph

Speed

Distance covered over an amount of time

Accelerate

when a speed steadily increases, slows down or changes directi…

Speed

Accelerate

Decelerate

Stop Watch

Distance covered over an amount of time

when a speed steadily increases

when a speed steadily decreases

simple tool used to measure the time passed

Speed

Distance covered over an amount of time

Accelerate

when a speed steadily increases

Speed

Accelerate

Decelerate

Speedometer

Distance covered over an amount of time

when a speed steadily increases

when a speed steadily decreases

tool that measures the speed an object is travelling, often fo…

Speed

Distance covered over an amount of time

Accelerate

when a speed steadily increases

Speed

Accelerate

Decelerate

Distance/time Graph

Distance covered over an amount of time

when a speed steadily increases, slows down or changes directi…

when a speed steadily decreases

distance traveled over a period of time plotted on a graph

Speed

Distance covered over an amount of time

Accelerate

when a speed steadily increases, slows down or changes directi…

Speed

Accelerate

Decelerate

Stop Watch

Distance covered over an amount of time

when a speed steadily increases

when a speed steadily decreases

simple tool used to measure the time passed

Speed

Distance covered over an amount of time

Accelerate

when a speed steadily increases

Speed

Accelerate

Decelerate

Distance/time Graph

Distance covered over an amount of time

when a speed steadily increases

when a speed steadily decreases

distance traveled over a period of time plotted on a graph

Speed

Distance covered over an amount of time

Accelerate

when a speed steadily increases

Speed

Accelerate

Decelerate

Speedometer

Distance covered over an amount of time

when a speed steadily increases

when a speed steadily decreases

tool that measures the speed an object is travelling, often fo…

Speed

Distance covered over an amount of time

Accelerate

when a speed steadily increases

speed

velocity

instantaneous speed

constant speed

the measurement of how fast something is going

the speed in a given direction

rate of motion at any given instant

the speed that stays the same

speed

the measurement of how fast something is going

velocity

the speed in a given direction

Speed

Accelerate

Decelerate

Distance/time Graph

Distance an object moves in a unit of time

when a speed steadily increases, slows down or changes directi…

when a speed steadily decreases

distance traveled over a period of time plotted on a graph

Speed

Distance an object moves in a unit of time

Accelerate

when a speed steadily increases, slows down or changes directi…

Speed

Accelerate

Decelerate

Speedometer

Distance covered over an amount of time

when a speed steadily increases

when a speed steadily decreases

tool that measures the speed an object is travelling, often fo…

Speed

Distance covered over an amount of time

Accelerate

when a speed steadily increases

Motion

Speed

Velocity

Rest

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

Distance an object travels per unit of time

Speed in a given direction

Not moving, an object 'at rest'

Motion

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

Speed

Distance an object travels per unit of time

Average Speed

Velocity

Gravity

Friction

total distance divided by total time

A variable that tells you both speed and direction.

A force of attraction between objects that is due to their mas…

A force that opposes motion between two surfaces that are in c…

Average Speed

total distance divided by total time

Velocity

A variable that tells you both speed and direction.

Speed

Accelerate

Decelerate

Distance/time Graph

Distance covered over an amount of time

when a speed steadily increases, slows down or changes directi…

when a speed steadily decreases

distance traveled over a period of time plotted on a graph

Speed

Distance covered over an amount of time

Accelerate

when a speed steadily increases, slows down or changes directi…

Speed

Accelerate

Decelerate

Stop Watch

Distance covered over an amount of time

when a speed steadily increases

when a speed steadily decreases

simple tool used to measure the time passed

Speed

Distance covered over an amount of time

Accelerate

when a speed steadily increases

Speed (n)

Formula (n)

Distance/time graph (n)

Constant speed (adj/n)

A measure of how fast an object is moving - we use units of me…

An example is: speed = distance/time. The plural is formulae.…

A graph that we can use in physics to show the movement of an…

Speed is not changing - the object is travelling at the SAME S…

Speed (n)

A measure of how fast an object is moving - we use units of me…

Formula (n)

An example is: speed = distance/time. The plural is formulae.…

speed

velocity

instantaneous speed

constant speed

the measurement of how fast something is going

the measurement of how fast something is going in a particular…

rate of motion at any given instant

the speed that stays the same

speed

the measurement of how fast something is going

velocity

the measurement of how fast something is going in a particular…

Average Speed

Velocity

Gravity

Friction

total distance divided by total time

A variable that tells you both speed and direction.

A force of attraction between objects that is due to their mas…

A force that opposes motion between two surfaces that are in c…

Average Speed

total distance divided by total time

Velocity

A variable that tells you both speed and direction.

speed

velocity

instantaneous speed

constant speed

the measurement of how fast something is going

the speed in a given direction

rate of motion at any given instant

the speed that stays the same

speed

the measurement of how fast something is going

velocity

the speed in a given direction