Speed, Velocity, and the Big Mo

Velocity – the speed of something in a given direction.


Speed- the rate at which someone or something is able to move or operate.


Momentum- a product of its mass and velocity.


Acceleration- an increase in the rate or speed of something.\

Terminal Velocity- the constant speed that a freely falling object eventually reaches = Gravity is 9.8 m/s


Mass- a body’s resistance to being accelerated by a force (usually in Lbs)


Force- strength or energy (labeled as Newton’s)


Work- refers to an activity involving a force (Labeled as Joules)


Energy- is the capacity for doing work.


Power – is the rate of doing work

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