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that branch of physics that deals with forces and their effects in producing a changing motion 


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the total length of the path that an object travels; scalar quantity 


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the change in position of an object described by the vector that begins at the initial position of the object and ends at its final position 


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the fundamental SI unit of length 


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the distance that an object moves in a unit of time; a scalar quantity 


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the fundamental SI unit of time 


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the motion of an object moving at constant speed 


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the time rate of change of an object's displacement; a vector quantity 


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an object's change of position along a straight line 


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a line on a graph which passes through a point and has a slope equal to the slope of the curve at that point 


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the velocity of an object at any particular instant in time; a vector qty. 


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the force between the mass of the earth and the mass of any object in the vicinity of Earth; vector qty. 


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the ideal falling motion of an object acted upon only by the force of gravity 

