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MCAT Physics
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Physics
01/14/2008

Term
 Newton's Second Law
Definition
 Force = Mass x Acceleration f = m a
Term
 Newton's Third Law
Definition
 For every acting force there exists a reacting force of equal magnitude but in the opposite direction. F(action) = F(reaction)
Term
 Force (F)
Definition
 Mass (m) x Acceleration (a)
Term
 Coefficient of Friction μ
Definition
 Frictional ForceNormal Force
Term
 Work (W)
Definition
 Force (F) * Distance (d) * cos Θ
Term
 Power (P)
Definition
 Work (W)Time (t)
Term
 Kinetic Energy (KE)
Definition
 1/2 mass * velocity2  1/2 mv2
Term
 Momentump
Definition
 mass * velocity
Term
 centripetal acceleration
Definition
Term
 Angular Speed ω
Definition
Term
 Centripetal Force Fc
Definition
 mass * velocity2 / radius mv2r
Term
 PressureP
Definition
 Force / Area FAheight * density * acceleration due to gravityhdg
Term
 Specific Gravity
Definition
 Weight in Air Wight Loss in Water
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