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Flashcards in Quantities, Symbols and Units Deck (49):
1

what is the symbol for acceleration?

a

2

what are the units of acceleration?

m/s²

3

what quantity does this symbol represent? a

acceleration

4

what are the units for this symbol? a

m/s²

5

what is measured in m/s²?

acceleration

6

what is the symbol for amplitude?

A

7

what are the units of amplitude?

metres (m)

8

what quantity does this symbol represent? A

amplitude

9

what are the units for this symbol? A

metres (m)

10

what is measured in metres?

amplitude
displacement
distance
height
wavelength

11

what is the symbol for charge?

Q

12

what are the units of charge?

coulomb (C)

13

what quantity does this symbol represent? Q

charge

14

what are the units for this symbol? Q

coulomb (C)

15

what is measured in coulombs?

charge

16

what is the symbol for current?

I

17

what are the units of current?

amperes (A)

18

what quantity does this symbol represent? I

current

19

what are the units for this symbol? I

amperes (A)

20

what is measured in amperes?

current

21

what is the symbol for density?

p

22

what are the units of density?

kg/m³

23

what quantity does this symbol represent? p

density

24

what are the units for this symbol? p

kg/m³

25

what is measured in kg/m³?

density

26

what is the symbol for displacement?

s

27

what are the units of displacement?

metres (m)

28

what quantity does this symbol represent? s

displacement

29

what are the units for this symbol? s

metres (m)

30

what is the symbol for distance?

d

31

what are the units of distance?

metres (m)

32

what quantity does this symbol represent? d

distance

33

what are the units for this symbol? d

metres (m)

34

what is the symbol for energy?

W

35

what are the units of energy?

joule (J)

36

what quantity does this symbol represent? W

energy

37

what are the units for this symbol? W

joule (J)

38

what quantity is measured in joules?

energy

39

what is the symbol for force?

F

40

what are the units of force?

newtons (N)

41

what quantity does this symbol represent? F

force

42

what are the units for this symbol? F

newtons (N)

43

what quantity is measured in newtons?

force

44

what is the symbol for frequency?

f

45

what are the units of frequency?

hertz (Hz)

46

what quantity does this symbol represent? f

frequency

47

what are the units for this symbol? f

hertz (Hz)

48

what quantity is measured in hertz?

frequency

49

what is the symbol for gravitational field strength?

g