Flashcards in Forces Deck (10):
strength or energy as an attribute of physical action or movement.
the SI unit of force. It is equal to the force that would give a mass of one kilogram an acceleration of one meter per second per second, and is equivalent to 100,000 dynes.
the speed of something in a given direction.
a vehicle's capacity to gain speed within a short time.
The force of attraction between objects that is due to their masses that decreases as the distance between the objects increases.
the resistance that one surface or object encounters when moving over another.
the action or process of moving or being moved.
a basis or standard for evaluation, assessment, or comparison; a criterion.
the rate at which someone or something is able to move or operate.