Flashcards in Balanced And Unbalanced Forces And Vectors Deck (13)
Name 5 types of forces
What are the 3 non-contact forces?
State 3 effects of forces
Change of shape
Change of direction
Change of speed
What do air/water resistance and friction have in common?
They all oppose motion
What is a resultant force?
A single force that is a result of 2 or more forces acting on an object
How can resolving forces be found?
By splitting a single force into two parts
How can vectors be represented?
A scalar quantity has only _____________(size), such as distance, s_______, m___ and time
A vector quantity has both m__________ and d_________, such as force, d_______________, v_________ and acce__________
Give 4 examples of scalars
Give 2 examples of vectors
What 2 things do all vectors have on common?