# Semester 1 Crossword

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Used to express a very large number or a small number in a convenient fashion Scientific Notation
Kilograms is a ____ for mass Units
The difference in position between a final position and an initial position Displacement
The car crossed the bridge at a _____ of 20 m/s Speed
A scalar quantity that refers to an object's overall change in position Distance
A vector quantity that refers to the rate at which an object changes position Velocity
Factors like your age, diet, sleep schedule, and influences of substances like alcohol can affect your ________ ____ Reaction time
Quantities that are fully described by magnitude alone Scalar
Quantities that are fully described by both a magnitude and a direction Vector
____________ is a vector quantity related to velocity that can either be positive or negative Acceleration
A method for analyzing the motion of object using a telegraphic tape machine Ticker Tape diagram
Represents variations in an object's position over the course of time P-T graph
Represents the range in an object's velocity over the course of time V-T graph
_____ is a push or pull which acts upon an object Force
Every body that takes up space has ____ Mass
In absence of an unbalanced force, an object at rest stays at rest and an object in motion remains in motion with constant speed in a straight-line path Newton's 1st Law
The acceleration of an object is directly proportional to the object's mass. The direction of the acceleration is the same as the direction of the direction of the unbalanced force. Newton's 2nd Law
According to ______'s ___ ___, for every action there's an equal and opposite reaction Newton's 3rd Law
A force that resists relative motion between 2 bodies in contact Friction
If a cannonball is traveling through the air and the only force acting is gravity it is considered a __________ Projectile
When a ball attached to a string is swung in the air, it stays on a circular path because of ___________ _____ Centripetal Force
____________ is a vector quantity related to velocity that can either be positive or negative acceleration

## Physics Crossword Puzzle

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For every action, there is an opposite reaction. NewtonsThirdLaw
Maximum speed of a falling object TerminalSpeed
Used to show the relative magnitude and direction of all forces acting upon an object in a given situation FreeBodyDiagram
Acceleration of an object depends on the net force acting on it and the mass of the object Newtons second law
Force per unit area: standard unit is the Pascal pressure
1 newton per square meter pascal
Substance that continually deforms (flows) under an applied shear stress Fluid
The resistance an object has to a change in its state of motion inertia
One value increases at the same rate that the other decreases inversely
Similar to Newton's First Law law of inertia
Object at rest will stay at rest and an object in motion will stay in motion with the same speed and in the same direction unless acted upon by an unbalanced force newtons first law
International System of Units - Unit of force newton
Velocity at which a falling object stops accelerating terminal velocity
Frictional force air exerts on a moving object air resistance
Force acting in one direction action force
Process by which elementary particles interact with each other interaction
Unit of mass equal to 1000 grams kilogram
Force acting in the opposite direction reaction force
The quantity of matter in a body mass
Resistance that one surface object encounters when moving over another friction
Measure of the force of gravity on a body weight

## newton's laws Crossword

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overall force acting on an object net force
Last name of english mathematician and physicist who was known to study the laws of gravity Newton
the law of Newton stating an object that is not moving will remain stationary, and an object moving will continue to move, unless another force changes it; inertia first law
The law of Newton stating that an acceleration of an objects need the the variables of net force and mass of the object second law
The law of Newton stating an objects action has an equal and opposite reaction third law
The force that is resisting motion of an object friction
the resistance an object gives when there is a change in motion inertia
force equals mass times acceleration f=ma
force acting in one direction actionforce
force acting in an opposite direction reaction force
force exerted from an object ex: walls and floors normal force
the number of atoms in an object mass
increase in rate of speed of an object acceleration
when forces on an object are equal in size but opposite in direction balanced forces
when individual forces are in the opposite direction but are different in size unbalanced force
distance/time; rate it takes an object to cover a distance speed
an objects speed and direction velocity
a quantity that includes mass and velocity momentum
a speed with direction vector
the force that's a push or pull towards the center of the Earth gravity

## Newton's Law Crossword Puzzle

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The tendency of an object to resist change in its motion Inertia
For every action there is an equal opposite reaction Newtons Third Law
Acceleration of an object depends upon its mass & the force acting upon it Newtons Second Law
The distances an object travels per unit of time Speed
A change of velocity Acceleration
A push or pull Force
The amount of matter in object Mass
Slowing down Deceleration
Speed in a given direction Velocity
Force that produces a nonzero net force Unbalanced Force
The force that pulls objects toward each other Gravity
The overall force on an object when all individual forces acting on it are added together Net Force
Equal Forces acting on an object In opposite directions Balanced Forces
The state in which one object's distance from another is changing Motion
Energy that an object has due to its motion Kinetic energy

## Momentum Crossword

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The product of mass and velocity. Momentum
The rate of change of velocity per unit of time. Acceleration
The quantity of matter that a body contains, as measured by its acceleration under a given force or by the force exerted on it by a gravitational field. Mass
Units of Length. Meter
Being a scalar quantity, is the rate at which an object covers distance. speed
The resistance of any physical object to any change in its state of motion. inertia
A vector quantity that refers to "how far out of place an object is"; it is the object's overall change in position. displacement
A physical vector quantity; both magnitude and direction are needed to define it. velocity
The base unit of mass. kilogram
The change of momentum of an object when the object is acted upon by a force for an interval of time. impulse

## Forces and motion vocabulary Crossword

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The rate at which velocity changes over time; it accelerates if speed and direction change Acceleration
Slope of a line and total distance by total time Average speed
When fires of an object produce a net force of 0N Balanced forces
A force that opposes motion between two surfaces that are in contact Friction
The tendency of an object to resist motion if it's moving and to resist a change in speed or direction until an outside force acts on it Intertia
A particle attracts every other particle in the universe using a force directly proportional to the products mass Law of Gravity
Property of matter that measures its resistance to acceleration Mass
The quantity of motion of a moving body, mass and velocity Momentum
The combination of all forces acting on an object Net force
An object at rest stays motion stays with the same speed and direction unless acted upon by an unbalanced force Newton's first law of motion
The acceleration of an object A's produced by net force is directly proportional to the magnitude or net force Newton's second law of motion
Every action there is an equal and opposite reaction, meaaning every interaction there is a pair of forces acting on the Z interacting objects Newtons thrid law of motion
The distance traveled divided by the time interval distance which there's motion Speed
The speed of an object in particular direction Velocity
When the net force on an object is not ON. They produce a change in motion and causes non moving objects to move Unbalanced forces
Measure of gravitational force extended on an object and its value can change with location of an object and universe Weight

## Forces and Motion Crossword Puzzle

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When 2 solid surfaces slide past each other. sliding
The force of moving something in a certain direction. push
A vector quantity that tends to produce an acceleration of a body in the direction of its application. force
The tendency of a body to resist acceleration; the tendency of a body at rest to remain at rest or of a body in straight line motion to stay in motion in a straight line unless acted on by an outside force. inertia
The natural force of attraction exerted by a celestial body, such as Earth, upon objects at or near its surface, tending to draw them toward the center of the body. gravtity
The alternate force of push. pull
The force that opposes the motion of objects through air. air resistance
The force with which a body is attracted to Earth or another celestial body, equal to the product of the object's mass and the acceleration of gravity. weight
This type of force will not cause a non-moving object to start moving and will not cause a change in the motion of a moving object. balanced
This type of forces produces a change in motion. unbalanced
A type of friction that occurs when a force is applied and does not cause an object to move. static
This type of friction is when one surface rolls past another. rolling
How fast an object is going with respect for an object. speed
Gravitational force decreases as ________ increases. distance
A force that opposes motion between 2 surfaces in contact. friction
Gravity is a force of ________ between objects due to their masses. attraction
A measure of speed in a given direction velocity
A property of matter equal to the measure of an object's resistance to changes in either the speed or direction of its motion. mass

## Force, Motion, and Newton's Laws Crossword Puzzle

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A push or pull. Force
A change in position over time. Motion
An object at rest stays at rest, and an object that is in motion stays in motion. NewtonsFirstLaw
The acceleration of an object depends on the mass of the object and the amount of force applied. NewtonsSecondLaw
Whenever one object exerts a force on a second object, the second object exerts an equal and opposite force on the first object. NewtonsThirdLaw
The rate at which velocity changes over time. Acceleration
The speed of an object is rarely constant. AverageSpeed
A force exerted during contact between objects. ContactForce
The speed isn't increasing nor decreasing. ConstantSpeed
Between bodies separated by distance. DistanceForce
A force of attraction between objects due to their mass. Gravity
The tendency of all objects to resist a change in motion, so an object will not move until a force makes it move. Inertia
A metric unit of measurement to measure LONG distances. Kilometers
The weight of an object, or how much matter is in the object. Mass
A standard unit of measurement. Meter
A decrease velocity. NegativeAcceleration
An increase in velocity. PositiveAcceleration
A unit to express force. Newton
A quantity that has both size and direction. Vector
The speed of an object in a particular direction. Velocity

## Forces Crossword

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the branch of science concerned with the nature and properties of matter and energy physics
strength or energy as an attribute of physical action or movement force
An object at rest will remain at rest unless acted on by an unbalanced force. An object in motion continues in motion with the same speed and in the same direction unless acted upon by an unbalanced f Newton's first law
The greater the mass, the greater the amount of force needed (to accelerate the object). Newton's second law
For every action there is an equal and opposite re-action. acceleration: the net result of any and all forces acting on the object (change in velocity). velocity: how fast and in what direction an obj Newton's third law
amount of matter present in an object mass
a diagram showing all the forces acting on an object, the force's direction and its magnitude. force diagram
the force that attracts a body toward the center of the earth gravity
The support force exerted upon an object that is in contact with another stable object. normal force
the pulling force exerted by each end of an object tension
the ability of a material to return to its original shape after being stretched or compressed elasticity
the force exerted on the surface by another when there is no motion between the two surfaces friction
a force trying to cause a stationary object to start moving static friction force
English physicist Isaac Newton
Standard International (SI) unit of force Newtons
the resistance of any object to any change in its state of motion inertia
the overall force acting on an object net force
the rate at which something moves speed
a body's relative mass or the quantity of matter contained by it weight
exert force on something push
the branch of science concerned with the nature and properties of matter and energy physics

## Motion, Forces and Energy Crossword

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when one object's distance from another is changing motion
object that is used to determine if something is in motion reference point
distance an object travels in a given unit of time speed
rate at which an object is moving at a given instant in time instantaneous speed
speed in a given direction velocity
rate at which velocity changes acceleration
push or pull on an object force
SI unit that measures strength of force Newton
combination of ALL forces acting on the object net force
cause an object to start moving, stop moving, or change direction unbalanced force
equal forces acting on an object in OPPOSITE directions balanced force
force that 2 surfaces exert on each other when they ruyb against each other friction
force that pulls objects toward each other gravity
amount of matter in an object mass
force of gravity on a person/object weight
fluid friction on objects falling through the air air resistance
an object that is thrown projectile
tendency of an object to resist a change in motion inertia
product of an object's mass and velocity momentum
an object at rest will stat at rest and an object in motion with stay in motion Newton's 1st Law
acceleration depends on an object's mass and the net force acting on the object Newton's 2nd Law
for every action there is an equal but opposite reaction Newton's 3rd Law

## Newton's Laws of Motion Crossword

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An object at rest stays at rest and an object in motion stays in motino unless acted upon by an outside force Inertia
Mass times Acceleration Force
For every action there is an equal and opposite reaction. Third Law
Distance per Time Speed
Change in Speed per Time Acceleration
Distance per Time with Direction Velocity
A push or pull Force
Mass times Speed Momentum
The pull of one object on another object Gravity
The overall force exerted on an object Net Force
The overall force has zero force on an object Balanced Force
Stored energy that results from the position or shape of an object Potential Energy
The unit measuring the affects gravity has on mass Weight
The force that one surface exerts on another when the two surfaces rub against each other Friction
Energy that an object has due to its motion Kinetic Energy
The name often given to the force exerted by the first object on a second object Action Force
The name often given to the force exerted by the second object back on the first object Reaction Force
The force of air pushing against a moving object. Air Resistance
The ability to produce change Energy
A number that tells how much of something there is. Magnitude