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amount of distance covered in certain amount of time.
what's the equation for speed?
what's the equation for acceleration?
what's the equation for force?
mass x acceleration
it's amount of stuff that an object has.
it's the amount of force pulling you down.
what's the equation for workdone?
force x distance
what are the units for energy?
what's eqaution for gravitational potential energy?
mass x gravity x height
it's how quickly it can convert energy. it tells us how quickly energy can be transferred.
what's the equation for power?
what are the units for power?
what's the equation of momentum?
mass x velocity
charge is number of electrons in a circuit.
it's number of electrons passing through a point per second.
what's background radiation?
it's a radiation emitted by certain resources
what are the different types of background radiation?
radon gas, cosmic rays, medical x-rays, food, nuclear industry, rocks and building materials.
what is nuclear fission?
it's splitting big nuclei into 2 or more smaller nuclei.
what are the 2 sources used in fission?
Uranium and Plutonium
what is nuclear fusion?
it's joining of 2 small nuclei into 1 bigger.
what is the breaking distance?
it's thinking distance and braking distance added together
what are the things that can effect braking distance?
road conditions e.g. surface
weather i.e. rain, ice and snow
mass of the car
what are the things that effect thinking distance?
alcohol and drugs
distractions e.g. mobile, radio etc.
what are the units for force?
what are the units for current?
what are the units for charge?