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

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