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Is momentum scalar or a vector
Formula for Density
What is the flow of electric charge
Formula for translational motion using variables v, v0, a, t
A collision where objects stick together
What is the stable proton to neutron ratio for most small atoms
Rate of change in an objects velocity
Formula for Snell's law (Refraction)type in Theta for θ
State Newton's 2nd lawwrite the formula
Formula for frequency
Formula for resistance for circuit in seriesSolve for Rtotal, 3 Rs
Change in position independent from the path taken
What is the splitting of an atom to from two different atoms
A physical quantity with both magnitude and direction
Is Q negative or positive when heat is gained
What stays constant for a circuit in parallel
Centripetal force equation
State Newton's 3rd law
What is a constant zero for static equilibrium?
Formula for Force on a spring
What radioactive decay particle is a Helium nucleous
Name of the Force that pushes back against gravity
Formula for torque (Use T for torque)
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A collision where some energy is dissipated into internal energy
The force that must be overcome to set an object in motion
What type of heat transfer is the transfer of the energy of electromagnetic waves
SI units for Resistance
SI units for Current
What makes an object be in equilibrium
What type of heat transfer is the direct transfer of energy via molecular collisions
What is the change in momentum called
What is the time for half the given substance to decay
A physical quantity with magnitude but no direction
Sound travels in this type of wave
Formula for Work
This type of wave displaces medium perpendicular to the direction of the wave
Magnetic force on a moving chargeB = magnetic field
What stays constant for a circuit in series
Formula for power (use V in formula)
What type radioactive decay is the most penetrating
Weight (Fluids)Use p for density
Potential Energy formula (gravity)
The force that opposes the motion of objects
What do currents generate
In an isolated system, momentum is
2nd Law of ThermodynamicsJust write one word
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What is the formula for capacitors in parallelSolve for Ctotal, 3 Cs
What is a zero for dynamic equilibrium
Formula for translational motion using variables x, x0, v0, a and t
Kinetic Energy formula (Solve for KE)
What radioactive decay particle is an electron
Formula for Electric field
Coulomb's LawUse q1 for one charge, q2 for another
What type of frictional force (static or kinetic) causes a wheel to roll
Formula for momentum
State Newton's 1st law
Formula for specific heattype in Delta for ∆
What type of heat transfer is the transfer of heat by the physical motion of the heated material (only liquids and gases)
What is the combination of two nuclei for from a heavier nucleus?
Formula for voltage for a circuit in seriesSolve for Vtotal 3Vs
1st Law of Thermodynamics (Write the formula)type in Delta for ∆
SI unit for Work?
A collision where mechanical energy is conserved and no energy is dissipated to internal energy
Formula for Ohm's lawSolve for V
State the conservation of Energy Theoremtype in Delta for ∆
What is the opposition to the flow of charge
Formula for translational motion using variables v, v0, a, x

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