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1Unit 1: Energy and Motion Table of Contents2Unit 1: Energy and MotionChapter 2: Motion2.1: Describing Motion2.2: Acceleration2.3: Motion and Forces
2Describing Motion2.1Motion and PositionMotion occurs when an object changes its position relative to a reference point.The motion of an object depends on the reference point that is chosen.
3Relative Motion 2.1 Right now are you moving? Examples: Describing Motion2.1Relative MotionRight now are you moving?Examples:You are not moving Relative to your deskYou are moving Relative to the planets and stars
4Distance 2.1 Distance is important in determining motion and speed Describing Motion2.1DistanceDistance is important in determining motion and speedDistance is measured in meters and kilometers
5Distance 2.1 Shorter distances are measured in centimeters (cm). Describing Motion2.1DistanceShorter distances are measured in centimeters (cm).
6DisplacementDisplacement is the distance and direction of an object's change in position from the starting point.
8Suppose a runner jogs to the 50-m mark and then turns around and runs Describing Motion2.1Suppose a runner jogs to the 50-m mark and then turns around and runsback to the 20-m mark.The runner travels 50 m in the original direction (north) plus 30 m in the opposite direction (south), so the total distance she ran is 80 m.
9Describing Motion2.1DisplacementThe length of the runner's displacement and the distance traveled would be the same if the runner's motion was in a single direction.
10Speed 2.1 Speed is the distance an object travels per unit of time. Describing Motion2.1SpeedSpeed is the distance an object travels per unit of time.
11Calculating Speed 2.1 Any change over time is called a rate. Describing Motion2.1Calculating SpeedAny change over time is called a rate.If you think of distance as the change in position, then speed is the rate at which distance is traveled or the rate of change in position.
14Motion with Constant Speed Describing Motion2.1Motion with Constant SpeedSuppose you are in a car traveling on a nearly empty freeway. You look at the speedometer and see that the car's speed hardly changes.If you are traveling at a constant speed, you can measure your speed over any distance interval.
16Describing Motion2.1Average SpeedAverage speed- distance traveled divided by the total time of travel.Average speed describes speed of motion when speed is changing.If the total distance traveled was 5 km and the total time was 1/4 h, or 0.25 h. The average speed was:
17Describing Motion2.1Instantaneous SpeedInstantaneous speed is the speed at a given point in time.Speedometer.
18Changing Instantaneous Speed Describing Motion2.1Changing Instantaneous SpeedObject speeds up Instantaneous speed increasesObject speed is constant Instantaneous speed stays the same
19Describing Motion2.1Graphing MotionThe motion of an object over a period of time can be shown on a distance-time graph.Click image to play movieTime is plotted along the horizontal axis of the graph and the distance traveled is plotted along the vertical axis of the graph.
20Plotting a Distance-Time Graph Describing Motion2.1Plotting a Distance-Time GraphOn a distance-time graph, the distance is plotted on the vertical axis and the time on the horizontal axis.Each axis must have a scale that covers the range of number to be plotted.
21Plotting a Distance-Time Graph Describing Motion2.1Plotting a Distance-Time GraphOnce the scales for each axis are in place, the data points can be plotted.After plotting the data points, draw a line connecting the points.
22Describing Motion2.1VelocityVelocity- the speed of an object and the direction of its motion.
23Describing Motion2.1VelocitySpeed is constantVelocity is not Why?
24Describing Motion2.1Motion of Earth's CrustAs you look around the surface of the Earth from year to year, the basic structure of the planet seems the same.Yet if you examined geological evidence of what Earth's surface looked like over the past 250 million years, you would see that large changes have occurred.
25Motion of Earth's Crust 2.1 Describing Motion Click the play button to see how the continents have moved over time.
26Describing Motion2.1Moving ContinentsHow can continents move around on the surface of the Earth?Earth is made of layers.Together the crust and the top part of the upper mantle are called the lithosphere.
27Describing Motion2.1Moving ContinentsThe lithosphere is broken into huge sections called plates that slide slowly on the puttylike layers just below.
28Section Check2.1Question 1What is the difference between distance and displacement?
29Section Check2.1AnswerDistance describes how far an object moves; displacement is the distance and the direction of an object’s change in position.
30Section Check2.1Question 2__________ is the distance an object travels per unit of time.A. accelerationB. displacementC. speedD. velocity
31Section Check2.1AnswerThe answer is C. Speed is the distance an object travels per unit of time.
32Question 3 Answer 2.1 What is instantaneous speed? Section Check2.1Question 3What is instantaneous speed?AnswerInstantaneous speed is the speed at a given point in time.
33Acceleration, Speed and Velocity 2.2Acceleration, Speed and VelocityAcceleration - the rate of change of velocity. When the velocity of an object changes, the object is accelerating.A change in velocity can be either a change in how fast something is moving, or a change in the direction it is moving.Acceleration occurs when an object changes its speed, it's direction, or both.
34Speeding Up and Slowing Down Acceleration2.2Speeding Up and Slowing DownWhen you think of acceleration, you probably think of something speeding up.An object slowing down is also accelerating.Acceleration also has direction, just as velocity does.
35Speeding Up and Slowing Down Acceleration2.2Speeding Up and Slowing DownIf the acceleration is in the same direction as the velocity,the speed increases and the acceleration is positive.
36Speeding Up and Slowing Down Acceleration2.2Speeding Up and Slowing DownIf the speed decreases, the acceleration is in the oppositedirection from the velocity, and the acceleration is negative.
37Acceleration2.2Changing DirectionA change in velocity can be either a change in how fast something is moving or a change in the direction of movement.Any time a moving object changes direction, its velocity changes and it is accelerating.
38Acceleration2.2Changing DirectionThe speed of the horses in this carousel is constant, but the horses are accelerating because their direction is changing constantly.
39Calculating Acceleration 2.2Calculating AccelerationUsing this expression for the change in velocity, the acceleration can be calculated from the following equation:
40Calculating Positive Acceleration 2.2Calculating Positive AccelerationHow is the acceleration for an object that is speeding up different from that of an object that is slowing down?Suppose a jet airliner starts at rest at the end of a runway and reaches a speed of 80 m/s in 20 s.
41Calculating Positive Acceleration 2.2Calculating Positive AccelerationThe airliner is traveling in a straight line down the runway, so its speed and velocity are the same.Because it started from rest, its initial speed was zero.
42Calculating Positive Acceleration 2.2Calculating Positive AccelerationIts acceleration can be calculated as follows:
43Calculating Positive Acceleration 2.2Calculating Positive AccelerationThe airliner is speeding up, so the acceleration is positive.
44Calculating Negative Acceleration 2.2Calculating Negative AccelerationNow imagine that a skateboarder is moving in a straight line at a constant speed of 3 m/s and comes to astop in 2 s.The final speed is zero and the initial speed was 3 m/s.
45Calculating Negative Acceleration 2.2Calculating Negative AccelerationThe skateboarder's acceleration is calculated as follows:
46Calculating Negative Acceleration 2.2Calculating Negative AccelerationThe skateboarder is slowing down, so the final speed is less than the initial speed and the acceleration isnegative.The acceleration always will be positive if an object is speeding up and negative if the object is slowing down.
47Amusement Park Acceleration 2.2Amusement Park AccelerationEngineers use the laws of physics to design amusement park rides that are thrilling, but harmless.The highest speeds and accelerations usually are produced on steel roller coasters.
48Amusement Park Acceleration 2.2Amusement Park AccelerationSteel roller coasters can offer multiple steep drops and inversion loops, which give the rider large accelerations.As the rider moves down a steep hill or an inversion loop, he or she will accelerate toward the ground due to gravity.
49Amusement Park Acceleration 2.2Amusement Park AccelerationWhen riders go around a sharp turn, they also are accelerated.This acceleration makes them feel as if a force is pushing them toward the side of the car.
50Question 1 2.2 Acceleration is the rate of change of __________. Section Check2.2Question 1Acceleration is the rate of change of __________.
51Section Check2.2AnswerThe correct answer is velocity. Acceleration occurs when an object changes its speed, direction, or both.
52Question 2 2.2 Which is NOT a form of acceleration? Section Check2.2Question 2Which is NOT a form of acceleration?A. maintaining a constant speed and directionB. speeding upC. slowing downD. turning
53Section Check2.2AnswerThe answer is A. Any change of speed or direction results in acceleration.
54Section Check2.2Question 3What is the acceleration of a hockey player who is skating at 10 m/s and comes to a complete stop in 2 s?A. 5 m/s2B. -5 m/s2C. 20 m/s2D m/s2
55Section Check2.2AnswerThe answer is B. Calculate acceleration by subtracting initial velocity (10 m/s) from final velocity (0), then dividing by the time interval (2s).(0 m/s – 10 m/s) = – 5 m/s2s
56What is force? 2.3 A force is a push or pull. What are some examples? Motion and Forces2.3What is force?A force is a push or pull.What are some examples?
57Motion and Forces2.3Changing MotionA force can cause the motion of an object to change.If you have played billiards, you know that you can force a ball at rest to roll into a pocket by striking it with another ball.
58Motion and Forces2.3Changing MotionThe force of the moving ball causes the ball at rest to move in the direction of the force.
59Motion and Forces2.3Balanced Forcesnet force - When two or more forces act on an object at the same time. The total force is called net force
60Motion and Forces2.3Balanced ForcesThe net force on the box is zero because the two forces cancel each other.balanced forces Forces on an object that are equal in size and opposite in direction.No movement
61Motion and Forces2.3Unbalanced ForcesWhen two students are pushing with unequal forces in opposite directions, a net force occurs in the direction of the larger force.
62Motion and Forces2.3Unbalanced ForcesUnbalanced forces - Forces on an object are not equal and create movementWhen one student pushes harder than the other unbalanced force
63Motion and Forces2.3Unbalanced ForcesWhen forces are combined, or added together, because they are exerted on the box in the same direction.Combined forces are unbalanced forces
64Motion and Forces2.3Unbalanced ForcesThe net force that acts on this box is found by adding the two forces together.
65Motion and Forces2.3Newton's Laws of MotionThe British scientist Sir Isaac Newton (1642–1727) was able to state rules that describe the effects of forces on the motion of objects.These rules are known as Newton's law's of motion.
66Newton's First Law of Motion Motion and Forces2.3Newton's First Law of MotionInertia -The tendency of an object to resist any change in its motion.Newton's 1st Law- An object in motion tends to stay in motion. An object at rest tends to stay at rest.
67Newton's First Law of Motion The inertia of an object is related to its mass. The greater the mass of an object is, the greater its inertia.What are some examples?
68Motion and Forces2.3What happens in a crash?The law of inertia can explain what happens in a car crash.When a car traveling about 50 km/h collides head-on with something solid, the car crumples, slows down, and stops within approximately 0.1 s.
69Motion and Forces2.3What happens in a crash?Any passenger not wearing a safety belt continues to move forward at the same speed the car was traveling.Within about 0.02 s (1/50 of a second) after the car stops, unbelted passengers slam into the dashboard, steering wheel, windshield, or the backs of the front seats.
70Motion and Forces2.3Safety BeltsThe force needed to slow a person from 50 km/h to zero in 0.1 s is equal to 14 times the force that gravity exerts on the person.The belt loosens a little as it restrains the person, increasing the time it takes to slow the person down.
71Motion and Forces2.3Safety BeltsAir bags also reduce injuries in car crashes by providing a cushion that reduces the force on the car's occupants.When impact occurs, a chemical reaction occurs in the air bag that produces nitrogen gas.The air bag expands rapidly and then deflates just as quickly as the nitrogen gas escapes out of tiny holes in the bag.
72Question 1 Answer 2.3 A force is a __________. Section Check2.3Question 1A force is a __________.AnswerA force is a push or pull. Forces, such as theforce of the atmosphere against a person’s body,are not always noticeable.
73Question 2 Answer 2.3 When are forces on an object balanced? Section Check2.3Question 2When are forces on an object balanced?AnswerWhen forces are equal in size and opposite in direction, they are balanced forces, and the net force is zero.
74Question 3 2.3 Inertia is __________. Section Check2.3Question 3Inertia is __________.A. the tendency of an object to resist anychange in its motionB. the tendency of an object to have a positiveacceleration
75C. The tendency of an object to have a net force of zero. Section Check2.3C. The tendency of an object to have a netforce of zero.D. The tendency of an object to change inspeed or direction.
76Section Check2.3AnswerInertia is the tendency of an object to resist any change in its motion. An unbalanced force must act upon the object in order for its motion to change.
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