Type
Crossword
Description

He came up with the Three Laws of Motion Isaac Newton
Another name for Newton's First Law of Motion. Law of Inertia
The bases for the science of physics. Laws of motion
The force pulling us to the middle of the Earth. Gravity
When a book is being pushed across a table ____________ is resisting the motion. Friction
When a person is running, the runner applies _____________ ___________ causing them to push off. Contact Force
Combined forces. Net Force
When measuring mass, one is also measuring this. Inertia
A force that causes motion. Unbalanced
Force = mass x acceleration is the formula for Newton's ____________ _______. Second Law
This will come in pairs always. Force
Another name for this is the Law of Action-Reaction. Third Law
A type of force that keeps objects moving in a circle. Centripetal
The scientific unit for this is meters per second per second. Acceleration
This is a scaler quantity so it only has magnitude. Speed
This is a vector quantity so it has magnitude and direction. Velocity
A type of acceleration that has an increasing speed. Positive
A type of acceleration also known as deceleration. Negative
We use this diagram to help us know what forces are acting upon an object. Free Body
This is the name of the speed that does not increase or decrease. Constant

Newton's Laws of Motion Crossword

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Crossword
Description

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

Physics Crossword Puzzle

Type
Crossword
Description

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 Law Crossword Puzzle

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Crossword
Description

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

newton's laws Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

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

Force & Motion Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

Gravity
Friction
Velocity
Weight
Momentum
Speed
Potential energy
Kinetic energy
Newton's third law of motion
Newton's second law of motion
Newton's first law of motion
Law of conversation of mass
balanced force
Net force
Unbalanced force
Action force
Reaction force
Motion
Inertia
Meters per second
Acceleration
Newton
Mass
Force

Newton's Law of Motion Crossword

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Crossword
Description

Forces that produce a nonzero net force,which changes an objects motion. Unbalanced Force
A measure of the heaviness of an object. Weight
The product of an objects mass and velocity. Momentum
The overall force on an object when all the individual forces acting on it are added together. Net force
The rate of speed with which something happens. Velocity
Change of velocity or speed. Acceleration
The amount of matter in an object. Mass
Rate of motion. Speed
The force of attraction that moves bodies towards the center of the earth. Gravity
The tendency of a body to perserve its state of rest or motion unless acted upon by an external force. Inertia
Strength or power exerted/put on an object, a push or pull that causes a change in the motion of an object. Force
A unit of measure that equalsthe force required to accelerate 1 kilogram of mass at 1 meter per second per second. Newton
The state in which one object's distance from another is changing. motion
Energy that an object has due to its motion. Kinetic Energy
The resistance of movement on surfaces that touch. Friction

Forces and Motion Crossword Puzzle

Type
Crossword
Description

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

Type
Crossword
Description

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

Force and Motion Review Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

A push or a pull force
Speed in a given direction velocity
Newton's first law of motion law of inertia
Newton's second law of motion Law of acceleration
Newton's 3rd law of motion Law of action reaction
A force that is equal in all directions balanced force
a force resisting the relative motion of surfaces friction
a force that is greater in a specific direction than the opposing force unbalanced force
a measure of how difficult it is to stop something momentum
a pulling force tension
the rate of change of velocity over time acceleration
the force a planet exerts on an object gravity
the amount of matter in an object mass
the unit of measurement of force Newton
Isaac newton invented this study of mathematics calculus
Isaac Newton created this type of instrument to see into outer space reflecting telescope
the overall force on an object netforce
distance divided by time speed
the tendency of an object to resist a change in motion inertia
difference between final velocity and initial velocity; or direction of distance between 2 points displacement

Newton's Laws Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

An object at rest stays at rest and an object in motion stays in motion unless another force is acted upon it. Inertia
Force is equivalent to mass multiplied by acceleration. Second Law
For every action, there is an equal and opposite reaction Third Law
distance over time Speed
Something that acts upon an object pushing it or pulling it Force
Laws that were created by Sir Isaac Newton explaining motion Newton's Laws
Final velocity - Initial velocity over time Acceleration
Mass multiplied by Velocity Momentum
The force that brings two objects together Gravity
Amount of matter with no definite shape Mass
The overall force that is acted upon an object Net Force
When force is not balanced on either side of an object Unbalanced Force
Stored energy that results from the position or shape on an object Potential Energy
The force of gravity on an object Weight
The force another object exerts on another Friction
Force exerted by the first object onto the second object Action Force
Energy that an object has due to its motion Kinetic Energy
The force of air pushing against a moving object Air Resistence
Force that is balanced in amount on both sides of an object Balanced Force
The act of movement Motion