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What is the unit of force?

The newton (N)

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How do you calculate distance travelled?

Speed x Time

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What two bits of information do you have to have to describe velocity?

Speed and direction of movement

3

What is the letter equation for force?

F=ma

4

What is the letter equation for calculating weight?

W = m x g

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What is the phrase to describe the maximum velocity that can be achieved?

Terminal velocity

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How do you calculate acceleration?

Change in speed divided by time