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

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