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Speed

Velocity

Vector quantity

Acceleration

How fast something moves; the distance traveled per unit of ti…

The speed of an object and a specification of its direction of…

Quantity in physics that has both magnitude and direction such…

The rate at which velocity changes with time; the change in ve…

Speed

How fast something moves; the distance traveled per unit of ti…

Velocity

The speed of an object and a specification of its direction of…

Work

Power

Energy

Potential energy (PE)

The product of the force and the distance moved by the force.

The time rate of work:... (More generally, power is the rate at w…

The property of a system that enables it to do work.

The energy that something possesses because of its position.

Work

The product of the force and the distance moved by the force.

Power

The time rate of work:... (More generally, power is the rate at w…

Why do forces always occur in pairs?

Interaction

Newton's third law

Action force

A force is always part of a mutual action that involves anothe…

A mutual action between one thing and another.

Whenever one object exerts a force on a second object, the sec…

The force that is equal in strength but opposite in direction…

Why do forces always occur in pairs?

A force is always part of a mutual action that involves anothe…

Interaction

A mutual action between one thing and another.

Interaction

Impulse

Elastic Collision

Inelastic Collision

Mutual action between objects where each object exerts an equa…

The product of the force acting on an object and the time duri…

A collision in which colliding objects rebound without lasting…

A collision in which the colliding objects become distorted, g…

Interaction

Mutual action between objects where each object exerts an equa…

Impulse

The product of the force acting on an object and the time duri…

Work

Power

Energy

Potential energy (PE)

The product of the force and the distance moved by the force.

The time rate of work:... (More generally, power is the rate at w…

The property of a system that enables it to do work.

The energy that something possesses because of its position.

Work

The product of the force and the distance moved by the force.

Power

The time rate of work:... (More generally, power is the rate at w…

Work

Power

Energy

Potential energy (PE)

The product of the force and the distance moved by the force.

The time rate of work:... (More generally, power is the rate at w…

The property of a system that enables it to do work.

The energy that something possesses because of its position.

Work

The product of the force and the distance moved by the force.

Power

The time rate of work:... (More generally, power is the rate at w…

force

net force

friction

gravity

A push or pull exerted on an object

The sum of all the forces acting on an object.

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

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

force

A push or pull exerted on an object

net force

The sum of all the forces acting on an object.

force

unbalanced force

balanced force

net force

a push or pull exerted on an object

forces that produce a non-zero net force, which changes an obj…

when the net force on an object is zero and produces no change…

the overall force acting on an object after all the forces are…

force

a push or pull exerted on an object

unbalanced force

forces that produce a non-zero net force, which changes an obj…

Force

Net Force

Vector

Vector Quantity

An influence that tends to accelerate an object; a push or pul…

The combination of all the forces that act on an object.

An arrow whose length represents the magnitude of a quantity a…

A quantity in physics, such as force, that has both magnitude…

Force

An influence that tends to accelerate an object; a push or pul…

Net Force

The combination of all the forces that act on an object.

Inertia

Force

Mass

Gravity

The tendency of an object to resist any change in motion

a push or pull on an object; measured in Newtons (N)

The amount of material/matter in an object

A force that always attracts or pulls objects toward each othe…

Inertia

The tendency of an object to resist any change in motion

Force

a push or pull on an object; measured in Newtons (N)

Newton's 1st Law

Inertia

Newton's 2nd Law

Force

An object at rest will remain at rest and an object in motion…

The tendency of an object to resist any change in motion

Acceleration is produced when a force acts on a mass.

a push or pull on an object; measured in Newtons (N)

Newton's 1st Law

An object at rest will remain at rest and an object in motion…

Inertia

The tendency of an object to resist any change in motion

Newton's 1st Law of Motion

Newton's Second Law of Motion

Newton's Third Law of Motion

acceleration

an object at rest will stay at rest... an object in motion will s…

acceleration depends on the mass and the applied force acting…

for every action, there is an equal and opposite reaction

how quickly an object changes its velocity in a given time

Newton's 1st Law of Motion

an object at rest will stay at rest... an object in motion will s…

Newton's Second Law of Motion

acceleration depends on the mass and the applied force acting…

Suppose a cart is being moved by a cert…

Suppose a cart is being moved by a cert…

If the force of friction acting on a sl…

Distinguish between force and pressure

It doubles

Cuts in half

100 N in opposite direction ... Fnet = 0... a = 0

Force = Push Pull

Suppose a cart is being moved by a cert…

It doubles

Suppose a cart is being moved by a cert…

Cuts in half

force

unbalanced force

balanced force

net force

a push or pull exerted on an object

forces that produce a non-zero net force, which changes an obj…

when the net force on an object is zero and produces no change…

the overall force acting on an object after all the forces are…

force

a push or pull exerted on an object

unbalanced force

forces that produce a non-zero net force, which changes an obj…

Consider hitting a baseball with a bat.…

Which has the greater acceleration: the…

Two identical small cars (car A & car B…

Consider question 3. Which has the grea…

The force that the baseball exerts on the bat and the force th…

The ball because it has a smaller mass than the bat.

The force that car A exerts on car B and the force that car B…

Both Cars A and B have the same acceleration magnitude

Consider hitting a baseball with a bat.…

The force that the baseball exerts on the bat and the force th…

Which has the greater acceleration: the…

The ball because it has a smaller mass than the bat.

Newton's first law

Force

Interaction pair

Tension

Add object that is at rest will remain at rest and an object t…

A push or a pull

a set of two forces that are in opposite directions, have equa…

a force exerted by any segment of a rope or string on an adjoi…

Newton's first law

Add object that is at rest will remain at rest and an object t…

Force

A push or a pull

field

force

net force

friction

Any region in which a physical quantity, such as force, is pre…

A push or pull exerted on an object

The sum of all the forces acting on an object.

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

field

Any region in which a physical quantity, such as force, is pre…

force

A push or pull exerted on an object

Force

Friction

Newtons 1st law of motion

Law of Inertia

A push or a pull

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

An object at rest/motion will remain at rest/motion until acte…

Another name for Newton's First Law

Force

A push or a pull

Friction

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

What is an Iv

what is a DV?

what is a control group?

what is a constant

an independent variable

dependent variable

is the part of the group that is being studied or focused on

the study that you will keep a eye on

What is an Iv

an independent variable

what is a DV?

dependent variable

Air Resistance

free-body Diagram

Fluid

Fluid Friction

Friction acting on something moving through the air.

A diagram showing all the forces acting on an object.

The name for Liquids and gases, as they both flow.

When an object pushes aside the fluid it is moving through. (L…

Air Resistance

Friction acting on something moving through the air.

free-body Diagram

A diagram showing all the forces acting on an object.

Force

Friction

Mass

Weight

A push or a pull exerted on an object, measured in newtons.

The resistive force that opposes the motion or attempted motio…

The quantity of matter in an object. More specifically, it is…

The force upon an object due to gravity.

Force

A push or a pull exerted on an object, measured in newtons.

Friction

The resistive force that opposes the motion or attempted motio…

Inversely

Newton's Second Law

Fluid

Air Resistance

When two values change in opposite directions, so that if one…

The acceleration produced by a net force on a body is directly…

Anything that flows; in particular, any liquid or gas.

Friction, or drag, that acts on something moving through air.

Inversely

When two values change in opposite directions, so that if one…

Newton's Second Law

The acceleration produced by a net force on a body is directly…

Force

Net Force

Vector

Vector Quantity

any push or pull of an object; a vector quantity measured in n…

The vector sum of all forces that act on an object.

An arrow whose length represents the magnitude of a quantity a…

any quantity that has both magnitude and direction. (force, ac…

Force

any push or pull of an object; a vector quantity measured in n…

Net Force

The vector sum of all forces that act on an object.

Force

Net Force

Vector

Vector Quantity

An influence that tends to accelerate an object; a push or pul…

The vector sum of forces that act on an object.

An arrow drawn to scale used to represent a vector quantity.

A quantity in physics, such as force, that has both magnitude…

Force

An influence that tends to accelerate an object; a push or pul…

Net Force

The vector sum of forces that act on an object.