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

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