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

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