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

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