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  • Created by: Rob Smith
  • Created on: 05-01-14 14:46
Quantity with size and direction
vector
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A material that has gone past the elastic limit
plastic
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A wave that doesn't transfer energy
standing
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Maximum displacement of a wave
amplitude
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Number of waves passing a point each second
frequency
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A packet of light energy
photon
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When electrons gain energy
excitation
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Rate of change of velocity
acceleration
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Turning a vector into 2 perpendicular components
resolving
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An index with no units?
refractive
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An angle at which refraction occurs at 90 degrees
critical
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Newton's law for balanced forces
first
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Newton's law for accelerating objects
second
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In Newton's 2nd law F stands for which force
resultant
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How much of a wavelength is a fundamental wave?
half
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Light that has oscillations in one plane only
polarised
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Gradient of a force-extension graph
stiffness
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Area under a force-extension graph
energy
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Area under a velocity-time graph
distance
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Gradient of a dsiplacement-time graph
velocity
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A material that has gone past the elastic limit

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plastic

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A wave that doesn't transfer energy

Back

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Card 4

Front

Maximum displacement of a wave

Back

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Card 5

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Number of waves passing a point each second

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