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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…

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.

Friction

Mass

Weight

Kilogram

The resistive force that opposes the motion or attempted motio…

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

The force due to gravity on an object.

The fundamental SI unit of mass. One kilogram (symbol kg) is t…

Friction

The resistive force that opposes the motion or attempted motio…

Mass

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

What causes changes in motion?

According to Aristotle, what were the t…

Natural motion

Violent Motion

Forces

Natural motion and violent motion.

Originally thought to caused by objects seeking to find their…

Imposed motion caused by forces that pushed or pulled. An exte…

What causes changes in motion?

Forces

According to Aristotle, what were the t…

Natural motion and violent motion.

Why does a child in a wagon seem to fal…

If an object is moving, is it possible…

If the acceleration of an object is zer…

You pull a box with a constant force ac…

When you pull the wagon sharply forward, the child is trying t…

Yes, this is possible. When an object is moving at constant ve…

If there is no acceleration there can still be forces acting o…

The acceleration will decrease. If you are pulling something a…

Why does a child in a wagon seem to fal…

When you pull the wagon sharply forward, the child is trying t…

If an object is moving, is it possible…

Yes, this is possible. When an object is moving at constant ve…

force

normal force

magnitude

tension

any push or pull

the perpendicular force that is the contact surface pushing up…

a measure of how much

the force applied due to a rope or wire.

force

any push or pull

normal force

the perpendicular force that is the contact surface pushing up…

natural motion

violent motion

external

Copernicus

Aristotle said heavy things fell, light things rose, and plane…

Aristotle called imposed motion _____.

Aristotle claimed violent motion had an _____ cause.

_____ postulated that the earth and the planets move around th…

natural motion

Aristotle said heavy things fell, light things rose, and plane…

violent motion

Aristotle called imposed motion _____.

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…

All forces are ____

What is normal force?

Which has more inertia, a MAC truck or…

True or false: The normal force is alwa…

vectors

The force of the surface pushing on the object and keeping it…

MAC truck because it has much more mass and is less willing to…

F

All forces are ____

vectors

What is normal force?

The force of the surface pushing on the object and keeping it…

Mass

Force

Net Force

acceleration

The amount of matter that an object is made of

A push or pull on an object

The sum or difference of all of forces acting on an object.

When an object is at its terminal velocity, it has no ____.

Mass

The amount of matter that an object is made of

Force

A push or pull on an object

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.

friction

inertia

Newton's first law

law of inertia

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

The property of any body to resist changes in its state of mot…

Every body continues in its state of rest, or of motion in a s…

every body continues in its state of rest, or of motion in a s…

friction

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

inertia

The property of any body to resist changes in its state of mot…

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…

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.

Newton's Third Law (of Interaction)

action, reaction

Wall pushes on person.

air, gas

For every action force, there is an equal and opposite reactio…

For every ____

**force**, there is an equal and opposite ____ *f…A person pushes on a wall. What's the reaction force?

A person sends a rocket into space. It's able to escape the __…

Newton's Third Law (of Interaction)

For every action force, there is an equal and opposite reactio…

action, reaction

For every ____

**force**, there is an equal and opposite ____ *f…Force cause ____

Types of Motion: ... 1.____... 2.____

Initially Natural Forces not thought of…

Aristotle said that circular motion was…

motion

1.natural motion... 2. violent motion

Straight up or straight down

the heavens ... There is no end

Force cause ____

motion

Types of Motion: ... 1.____... 2.____

1.natural motion... 2. violent motion

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.

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…

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…

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…