# Shared Flashcard Set

## Details

Physics Symbols 1
Symbols and Units for Physics
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Physics
01/25/2011

Term
 List the Units and Symbol: Force
Definition
 F   Newtons (N) kilograms meters per seconds squared (kg*m/s2)
Term
 List the symbols and units: Weight
Definition
 W   Same as Force
Term
 List the symbols and units: gravity
Definition
 g   9.80 meters per seconds squared (9.80 m/s2)
Term
 List the symbols and units: Normal Force
Definition
 FN or N   Newtons
Term
 List the symbols and units: Tension
Definition
 FT or T   Newtons
Term
 List the symbols and units: friction
Definition
 f   Newtons
Term
 List the symbols and units: The frictions coefficient mu
Definition
 μ   Newtons
Term
 List the symbols and units: The symbol for an angle, theta
Definition
 Θ   degrees
Term
 List the symbols and units: Force in the x direction
Definition
 Fx   Newtons
Term
 Give the symbol and units: Force in the y direction
Definition
 Fy   Newtons
Term
 Give the symbol and units: Mass
Definition
 M   The SI unit is kilograms (kg) Other units: any derivative of grams (g)
Term
 Give the symbol and units: velocity
Definition
 V   SI units: meters per seconds (m/s)
Term
 Give the symbol and units: Acceleration
Definition
 a   SI units: meters per seconds squared (m/s2)
Term
 Give the symbol and units: Time
Definition
 t   SI Units: seconds (s)
Term
 Give the symbol and units: Displacement
Definition
 x or y, depending on the direction   meters (m)
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