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Impulse

When a force acts on a object for a time interval

2

Impulse (formula)

Ft (Force * Time)
OR
ma (mass * change in velocity over time)

3

Impulse is measured in what units?

Ns (Newton Seconds)

4

T/F: Impulse is a vector quantiy.

True. It can be positive or negative.