# Study sets matching "velocity"

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Independent Variable

dependent variable

Scalar quantity

vector quantity

whose variation does not depend on that of another.

whose value depends on that of another.

it doesn't need directions

does need specific

Independent Variable

whose variation does not depend on that of another.

dependent variable

whose value depends on that of another.

Independent Variable

Dependent Variable

Scalar Quantity

Vector quantity

The experimental factor that is manipulated; the variable whos…

The outcome factor; the variable that may change in response t…

a quantity that is completely described by magnitude only

A physical measurement that contains directional information

Independent Variable

The experimental factor that is manipulated; the variable whos…

Dependent Variable

The outcome factor; the variable that may change in response t…

Velocity

Direction

Vector

Scalar

Speed of direction. Movement around the point of reference wil…

Indicated by a positive or negative sign.

A quantity with a magnitude and direction.

A quantity with only a magnitude.

Velocity

Speed of direction. Movement around the point of reference wil…

Direction

Indicated by a positive or negative sign.

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Independent Variable

Dependent Variable

Scalar quantity

vector quantity

The experimental factor that is manipulated

The variable that may change in response to manipulations of t…

a quantity that has magnitude but not direction.

A quantity that has both a magnitude and direction.

Independent Variable

The experimental factor that is manipulated

Dependent Variable

The variable that may change in response to manipulations of t…

momentum

distance

speed

average speed

the quantity of motion of a moving body, measured as a product…

the distance between two things

rapidly of movement

an object is the total distance traveled by the object divided…

momentum

the quantity of motion of a moving body, measured as a product…

distance

the distance between two things

1. All of these are very important part…

2. A tentative, testable statement that…

3. A carefully designed test done under…

4. The unit of length that most nearly…

memorizing complicated explanations.

hypothesis

experiment.

centimeter.

1. All of these are very important part…

memorizing complicated explanations.

2. A tentative, testable statement that…

hypothesis

Acceleration

Velocity

Constant Velocity

Stationary

increase in the rate or speed of something

the speed of something in a given direction.

an object travels the same distance every second, then the obj…

not moving or not intended to be moved.

Acceleration

increase in the rate or speed of something

Velocity

the speed of something in a given direction.

Displacement

Distance traveled

Slope

Speed

Overall change in position

The total distance connecting all the points on a path

A measure of the steepness of a line

The rate at which an object is changing its position

Displacement

Overall change in position

Distance traveled

The total distance connecting all the points on a path

independent variable

dependent variable

scalar quantity

vector quantity

The variable that is changed by the researcher.

The outcome factor; the variable that may change in response t…

A physical measurement that does not contain directional infor…

A physical measurement that contains directional information

independent variable

The variable that is changed by the researcher.

dependent variable

The outcome factor; the variable that may change in response t…

Independent Variable

Dependent Variable

Scalar Quantity

Vector Quantity

a variable whose variation does not depend on that of another…

a variable whose value depends on that of another (out or y).

completely described by magnitude alone.

completely described by a magnitude with a direction.

Independent Variable

a variable whose variation does not depend on that of another…

Dependent Variable

a variable whose value depends on that of another (out or y).

Independent Variable

Dependent Variable

Scalar Quantity

Vector Quantity

The variable that changes and is the "X"

The variable that is measured in the experiment it "depends" o…

Completely described by magnitude alone

Completely described by a magnitude with a direction

Independent Variable

The variable that changes and is the "X"

Dependent Variable

The variable that is measured in the experiment it "depends" o…

Distance

Displacement

T/F: You can have distance but not disp…

Position

How far you traveled

Shortest distance from where you started (reference point) to…

True

Where you are located. Often given coordinates. =S

Distance

How far you traveled

Displacement

Shortest distance from where you started (reference point) to…

Independent Variable

Which Variable is on the x-axis?

Dependent Variable

Which variable goes on the y-axis?

The experimental factor that is manipulated; the variable whos…

Independent Variable

The outcome factor; the variable that may change in response t…

Dependent Variable

Independent Variable

The experimental factor that is manipulated; the variable whos…

Which Variable is on the x-axis?

Independent Variable

Displacement

Average Velocity

Velocity

Speed

A change in position, not the same thing as distance traveled…

The total displacement divided by the time interval during whi…

Describes motion with both a direction and magnitude ... -can be…

Has no direction, only magnitude ... -not negative

Displacement

A change in position, not the same thing as distance traveled…

Average Velocity

The total displacement divided by the time interval during whi…

Which would have a longer vector arrow?

A car travels northwest for 2 hours and…

Any measurement that includes both magn…

If you represent velocity with an arrow…

they would all be the same length

45 mi/h

vector

speed

Which would have a longer vector arrow?

they would all be the same length

A car travels northwest for 2 hours and…

45 mi/h

motion

distance = speed x time

time = distance / speed

speed

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

be able to use this formula

be able to use this formula

the distance traveled by an object divided by the time taken t…

motion

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

distance = speed x time

be able to use this formula

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distance

displacement

instantaneous speed

divide total distance by the total time

how far something has traveled

how far something is from the origin ( starting point )

the speed at a specific point in time

How do you calculate the average speed?

distance

how far something has traveled

displacement

how far something is from the origin ( starting point )

passion

inquiry

void

pessimist

any powerful or compelling emotion or feeling, as love or hate

a seeking for information or knowledge; an investigation; a qu…

emptiness

(n.) one who believes or expects the worst; prophet of doom

passion

any powerful or compelling emotion or feeling, as love or hate

inquiry

a seeking for information or knowledge; an investigation; a qu…