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Can you name the Physics terms starting with the letters A through Z?

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A change in velocity divided by time interval over which it occurred.A
The temperature at which a substance, under normal atmospheric pressure, changes from a liquid to a vapor state.B
A unit of luminous intensityC
The bending of waves around object in their path.D
The measure of disorder in a system; ratio of heat added to temperature.E
The force opposing relative motion of two objects are in contact.F
A high energy photon emitted by a radioactive nucleus.G
The length of time for half of a sample of radioactive material to decay.H
The tendency of object not to change its motion.I
The SI unit of energy equal to one Newton-meterJ
The SI unit of massK
A device that produces coherent light by stimulated emission of radiation.L
The product of object’s mass and velocity.M
HintPhysics TermLetter
A chargeless, massless, subatomic particle emitted with beta particles; type of lepton.N
The SI unit of resistance; one volt per ampere.O
The rate of doing work; rate of energy conversionP
The basic building block of protons, neutrons, other baryons, and mesons.Q
The change in direction of light ray when passing one medium to anotherR
A quantity, like distance, that has only a magnitude, or size.S
The product of force and the lever arm distanceT
Electromagnetic Radiation with a wavelength ranging from 10 to 400 nanometersU
The ratio of change in position to time interval over which change takes place.V
The force of gravity of an object.W
The high- energy photons; high- frequency, short-wavelength electromagnetic waves.X
An experiment to demonstrate the wave nature of light via superposition and interferenceY
Which number law of Thermodynamics states that bodies in contact are in thermal equilibrium?Z

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