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Motion and Stability
Flashcards for motion and stability unit.
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Physics
04/09/2016

Term
 Formula for speed.
Definition
 F=ma
Term
 Force
Definition
 Some form of a push or pull on an object that may or may not result in motion.
Term
 Velocity
Definition
 Speed in a certain direction.
Term
 Newton's First Law of Motion
Definition
 Every object in a state of uniform motion tends to remain in that state of motion unless an external force is applied to it.
Term
 Newton's Second Law of Motion
Definition
 Force equals the mass of an object times acceleration.
Term
 Newton's Third Law of Motion
Definition
 For every reaction, there is an equal and opposite reaction.
Term
 Acceleration
Definition
 The change in velocity divided by the change in time.
Term
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Definition
 Newton's First Law of Motion
Term
 Balanced Forces
Definition
 When all the forces acting on an object equal each other and there is no motion
Term
 Unbalanced Forces
Definition
 When the forces acting on an object do not equal each other and result in motion of the object.
Term
 Friction
Definition
 A force acting on an object that will slow down the motion
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