# Shared Flashcard Set

## Details

Investigation 1 & 2 Vocab
Gravity and Kinetic Energy
14
Physics
11/01/2023

Term
 Acceleration
Definition
 The change of Velocity per unit of time
Term
 Air Resistance
Definition
 The force exverted by air molecules
Term
 Average Speed
Definition
 The theoretical constant speed at which an object would have to travel in order to go a given distance in a given period of time. Total distance divided by total time
Term
 Constant Speed
Definition
 Speed that does not vary injury.
Term
 Distance
Definition
 How far between two objects of locations.
Term
 Force
Definition
 An interaction between masses. A push or pull.
Term
 Position
Definition
 The location of an object
Term
 Slope
Definition
 In math or physics, the steepness of a line on a graph
Term
 Speed
Definition
 The distance traveled by an object in a unit of time. Speed is reported in standard units of distance per unit, such as meters per second or kilometers per hour
Term
 Gravity
Definition
 A force of attraction between masses
Term
 Gram
Definition
 A unit of mass
Term
 Mass
Definition
 A measure of the quantity of matter in an object
Term
 Newton
Definition
 A unit that describes measurement of force; the amount of force needed to accelerate 1kg by 1 m/s^2
Term
 Weight
Definition
 A measurement of the force of gravity from a massive object (such as earth) pulling another object toward it.
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