Forces and Motion

First semester words
definitions & notes only words
  1. force
    the influence that produces a change in a physical quantity
  2. mass
    the property of a body that causes it to have weight
  3. acceleration
    an increase in rate of change
  4. velocity
    distance travelled per unit time
  5. inertia
    the tendency of something to stay in rest or motion
  6. speed
    a rate at which something happens
  7. distance
    the property created by the space between two objects
  8. time
    the continuum of experience in which events pass to the past
  9. movement
    change of position that does not entail a change of location
  10. constant
    uninterrupted in time and indefinitely long continuing
  11. increase
    a process of becoming larger or longer or more numerous
  12. decrease
    a change downward