metric and motion flashcards

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  1. This measuring device is called a ___________
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    graduated cylinder
  2. A kilometer is a little over _______ a mile or ______ times around the track.
    half mile or 2 1/2 times
  3. Milli means_____
    "1/1000th or ""there one thousand of these in a meter, liter or gram"""
  4. The amount of space something takes up is ____________
  5. Centi means _______
    "1/100th or ""there are one hundred of these in a meter, liter or gram"""
  6. The length of this crayon is ____cm or ___mm

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    7.1cm or 71mm
  7. What is the volume of this liquid? Use units
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    76milliLiters (76mL)
  8. What is the curve at the top of the water in a graduated cylinder called?
  9. Liters are the basic metric units for ________
  10. The mass of a dollar bill is approximately _______ (use the correct units)
    1gram (1g)
  11. The basic unit for measuring distance is _____________
  12. Kilo means _________
    "1,000 or ""there are one thousand meters, liters or grams"""
  13. Using your senses to gather information is called _________
    observing or making observations
  14. ______ measures how strong gravity pulls on an object’s mass.
  15. The basic SI units for mass are:
  16. _______ is the property that all objects tend to stay at rest or stay in motion until a net force acts on them.
  17. Any information learned through observation during an experiment is called _______
  18. "How do you figure out the average speed of this grasshopper? What is it, use units!"
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    Divide how far it moved (the CHANGE in the left side) by how much time passed (the CHANGE in the bottom) 10m÷2s=5m/s.
  19. What is the average speed of this Cheetah?
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    0 m/s (it's a flat line!) He started at 5 meters away and ended at 5 meters away, so he didn't move.
  20. A ________ must be able to be tested in an experiment.
  21. How can you tell which graph has the faster speed?
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    it has the steeper slope or angle
  22. How do you know which brick has more inertia?
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    it has larger mass
  23. What happens to the caterpillar at point A? How do you know?Image Upload
    it stopped because the line becomes flat
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metric and motion flashcards
2013-08-26 23:22:46
metric motion

metric measuring and distance vs time motion graph interpretation
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