# Gravity Crossword

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Crossword
Description

The force that keeps all object going towards the center of the earth Gravity
The amount of matter in an object Mass
The amount of space between an object, affects gravity Distance
An action caused by forward motion and gravity Orbit
A push or pull, Gravity Force
This will cause the object to drift if gravity stops Motion
When there is only gravity no movement Freefall
This is what will happen if gravity stopped acting on an object Drifting
How much force is pushing you down to earth Weight
This is what the gravity is pushing the mass too Core

## Forces and Motion Crossword Puzzle

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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

## Motion, Forces and Energy Crossword

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Crossword
Description

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 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

## 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

## 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

## General Science Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

_____________________ is the amount of matter in an object. MASS
A push or pull FORCE
The force that opposes motion. It starts with an 'f'. friction
The unit of force newton
A unit of mass. pound
The force that acts on an object due to gravity is called ___________________ weight
Something made up of the same kind of atoms is called an __________ element
Another word for air resistance. drag
We measure volume using a ___________________cylinder graduated
The three states of matter are gas, liquid and ______. solid

## Force and Motion Crossword

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Crossword
Description

Forces that are not equal or opposite; causing a change in motion unbalanced force
The speed of an object in a particular direction velocity
The motion of a body when only the force of gravity is acting on the body freefall
A measure of he gravitational force exerted on an object weight
Rate at which velocity changes overtime acceleration
Distance traveled by an object divided by time taken for the object to travel that distance speed
A force of attraction between objects that is due to their mass gravity
A force that opposes motion between two touching surfaces friction
A change in the position of an object motion
The amount of matter in an object mass
Force that dosent cause a change in motion balanced force
How much ground an object has covered distance
A force that attracts any object with mass gravitational force
The combination of all forces acting on an object netforce
The tendency of an object to resist any change in motion inertia
Product of mass and velocity of an object momentum
A push or pull of an object in order to change the direction of the object force
The unit for force newton

## Newton's Laws Crossword

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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

## Force and Motion Vocabulary Crossword Puzzle

Type
Crossword
Description

How far an object moves Distance
A force that does not touch the object (ex: gravity) Non-contact force
how far an object moves of a certain amount of time (Ex: MPH) Speed
A push or pull on an object Force
The surfaces of two objects rubbing together Friction
The amount of matter in an object Mass
When you force an object away from you Push
When an object is moved from one place to another Work
When two forces acting on an object are equal and opposite Balanced force
A substance that reduces friction Lubricant
A force that physically touches the object Contact force
When you force an object towards you Pull
A force that pulls an object to Earth Gravity
The amount of force needed to move an object Newton
An object in motion stays in motion or an object at rest stays at rest Inertia
When an object moves or changes location Motion
A change in speed of an object in motion Acceleration
The location of an object Position
When two forces acting on an object have one force that is stronger Unbalanced force

## Astronomy Crossword Puzzle

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Crossword
Description

A large cloud of gas and dust, spread out in an immense volume. nebula
A contracting cloud of gas and dust with enough mass to form a star. protostar
An object whose gravity is so strong that nothing, not even light can escape. blackhole
The brilliant explosion of a dying supegiant star. supernova
An imaginary pattern of stars in the sky. constellation
The blue-white hot core of a star that is left behind after its outer layers have expanded and drifted out into space. whitedwarf
The tendency of an object to resist any change in its motion. inertia
The force that pulls objects towards each other. gravity
A huge, reddish loop of gas that protrudes from the sun's surface, linking parts of sunspot regions. prominences
A dark area of gas on the sun's surface tht is cooler that surrounding gases. sunspots
Rocky objects revoloving around the sun that are too small and numerous to be considered a planet. asteroids
A loose collection of ice, dust, and small rocky particles, typically with a long, narrow orbit. comet
The solid inner core of a comet. nucleus
The fuzzy outer layer of a comet. coma
The small, dense remains of a high-mass star after a supernova. neutronstar
The study of moons, stars, and other objects in space. astronomy
The apparent change in position of an object when seen from different places. parallax
All of space and everything in it. universe
A huge group of a single stars, star systems, star clusters, dusts, and gas bound together by gravity. galaxy
One of the small asteroid-like bodies that formed the building blocks of the planets. planetesimals
The movement of an object around another object. revolution
The spinning motion of a planet on its axis. rotation
A small, old, relatively coolo star. reddwarf
An artificial body placed in orbit around the earth or moon or another planet in order to collect information or for communication. satellite
A stream of electronically charged particles that emanate from the sun's corona. solarwind