# Motion Crossword

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how far an object moves distance
distance and direction of an object's change in position from the starting point displacement
distance an object travels per unit of time speed
total distance an object travels divided by the total time it takes to travel that distance average speed
the speed and direction of a moving object velocity
the rate of change of velocity acceleration
statement about something that happens in nature that seems to be true all the time scientific law
a push or a pull exerted on an object force
sum of the forces that are acting on an object net force
resistance of an object to a change in its motion inertia
amount of matter in an object mass
occurs when a scientist's expectations change how the results of an experiment are viewed bias
in an experiment, a variable that does not change when other variables change constant
mass per unit volume of a material density
factor that changes as a result of changes in the other variables dependent variable
an organized procedure for testing a hypothesis experiment
visual display of information or data that can provide a quick way to communicate a large amount of information and allow scientists to observe patterns or trends graph
an educated guess using what you know and what you observe hypothesis
an organized set of investigation procedures that can include stating a problem, forming a hypothesis, researching and gathering information, testing a hypothesis, analyzing data, and drawing conclusions scientific method
the improves, universally accepted version of the metric system that is based on multiples of 10 International System of Units
an exact, agreed-upon quantity used for comparison standard
the amount of space occupied by an object volume

## 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

## Scientific Investigation Vocabulary Crossword

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experiment done several times repeated trial
procedure, plan, or directions scientists follow when doing investigations Scientific method
possible answer to a question or problem hypothesis
think about and study data analyze
statement or sentence explaining what you discovered in your experiment conclusion
written record used by scientist to share results of an experiment lab report
"make or create"an experiment design
diverse ways scientists study natural world Scientific inquiry
skill using one or more senses to gather information and data observation
facts, figures, and other evidence gathered by observations data
interpretation of an observation based on evidence about events that have already occurred inference
any factor that can change in an experiment variable
one factor scientist changes to test hypothesis in an experiment independent variable
factor that changes due to changes made to the independent variable in an experiment dependant variable
experiment which all variables except one stays the same controlled experiment
well tested concept explaining wide range of observations Scientific theory
process of studying results and data to find patterns analysis
tool used to measure mass triple beam balance
all factors and materials remaining the same in experiment constant
fair test driven by a hypothesis experiment
tool used to measure volume graduated cylinder
distance between two points length
amount of matter in an object mass
tool used to measure length meter stick
forecast on what may happen in future situations prediction
amount of space an object takes up volume
standard that other conditions are compared to in experiment control
proven hypothesis due to many experiments and consistent days theory

## Physical Science Crossword Puzzle Project

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is an idea or explanation that you then test through study and experimentation. hypothesis
is the variable that is changed or controlled in a scientific experiment. dependent variable
are the variables that the experimenter changes to test their dependent variable. independent variable
is the rate at which an object covers distance. speed
speed and direction of an object. velocity
a unit of mass equal to 1000 grams. kilograms
is the base unit for length or distance. meters
is the metric unit base for temperature. kelvin
something that causes a change in the motion of an object. (an object's mass multiplied by its acceleration) force
is the resistance of any physical object to any change in its state of motion. inertia
the process in which energy is emitted as particles or waves. radiation
the amount of energy exerted when a force of one newton is applied over a displacement of one meter. joule
transfer of energy that occurs when a force makes an object move. work
the amount of work (or energy transfererrd) in a certain amount of time. power
transfer occurs by three mechanisms: conduction, convection, and radiation. heat
a measure of the warmth or coldness of an object or substance with reference to some standard value. temperature
the amount of heat needed to raise the temperature of one gram of a substance by one degree Celsius, or to raise the temperature of one pound of a substance by one degree Fahrenheit. specific heat
energy that is transferred by the movement of electrons or ions. conduction
heat transferred in a gas or liquid by the circulation of currents from one region to another. convection
a material or an object that does not easily allow heat, electricity, light, or sound to pass through it. insulator
can be transferred from one object to another in the form of heat. thermal energy

## The Scientific Method Crossword

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To group information into categories Classify
The variable that depends on other factors, also the variable that will be measured and affected during the experiment Dependent Variable
To examine carefully and in detail to identify Analyze
To observe carefully and in detail Examine
To make a conclusion based on reasoning and observations Infer
The action or process of examining something carefully in order to Observation
To name or recognize something based on its properties Identify
A standard to compare with the results in an experiment Control
The variables that the experimenter changes to test their dependent variable Independent Variable
A statement predicting the result of a controlled scientific experiment Hypothesis
The process used by scientists to solve problems Scientific Method
To determine the extent, quantity or dimensions Measure
The methodological studying of the natural world through experimentation and verification of facts Science
Evidence gathered through observations (especially during experiments) Data
The outcome or conclusion of an experiment after a period of time Result
Visual aids used by scientists to communicate results of an experiment Graphs
The collecting of information on a particular subject Research
A feature of the experiment that does not change Constant
To form an idea as a result of the analysis of the data Formulate
A detailed series of steps to follow to perform an experiment Procedure
To write down in permanent form for later reference Record
To cause favoritism or influence to experimental results Bias
To repeat a research study, usually with different participants and in different situations, to confirm the results of the original study Replicate
A scientific procedure undertaken to make a discovery, test a hypothesis or demonstrate a known fact Experiment
What a scientist writes summarizing the results of an experiment Conclusion
To record observations, research and other information related to the experiment Journal
To notice similarities or differences Compare
Indicate in advance on the basis of observation, experience or scientific reason Predict
The first step in the scientific method is to define or identify the ________. Problems
Part of the experiment capable to change Variable

## Newton's Law of Motion Crossword

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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

## Motion Crossword

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the speed and direction of an object velocity
rate of motion speed
speed that doesn't change constantspeed
speed at any given moment instantaneous
how fast motion changes speed acceleration
the study of how things work physics
speed of an object when it changes a lot average
a measurement of distance meters
a measurement of time seconds
unit of velocity meterspersecond
velociity at the start initial
velocity at the end final
any piec of information found in an experiment data
a measurement of length distance
when an object changes position motion

## 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

## Motion and Speed Crossword

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How far an object has moved Distance
The distance and direction of an object's change in position from the starting point Displacement
The distance an object travels per unit of time Speed
The total distance traveled divided by the total time of travel Average Speed
The speed at a given point of time Instantaneous Speed
The speed of an object and the direction of its motion Velocity
The rate of change of velocity Acceleration
Forces on an object that are equal in size and opposite direction Balanced Forces
Two or more forces act on an object at the same time, the forces combine to form... Net Force
The tendency of an object to resist any change in its motion Inertia

## 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