Busy. Please wait.
Log in with Clever

show password
Forgot Password?

Don't have an account?  Sign up 
Sign up using Clever

Username is available taken
show password

Make sure to remember your password. If you forget it there is no way for StudyStack to send you a reset link. You would need to create a new account.
Your email address is only used to allow you to reset your password. See our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service.

Already a StudyStack user? Log In

Reset Password
Enter the associated with your account, and we'll email you a link to reset your password.
Didn't know it?
click below
Knew it?
click below
Don't Know
Remaining cards (0)
Embed Code - If you would like this activity on your web page, copy the script below and paste it into your web page.

  Normal Size     Small Size show me how

phys 2&3 cont

Conduction The transfer of heat through a material by touching.
Convection The mechanical transfer of hot molecules in a gas or liquid from one place to another.
Infrared Transfered heat by radiation
Ionic Bonding Bonding that occurs because of an electrostatic force between ions
Covalent Bonding A chemical union between atoms formed by sharing one or more pairs of electrons
Centripetal Force Force that keeps an electron in orbit
Centrifugal Force Force that causes an electron to travel straight and leave the atom.
Difference between Atomic Mass & Atomic Number Atomic Mass is the number of combined protons and neutrons Atomic Number is the total number of neutrons
Meaning of the Group Number in the PT of Elements The group number is an identifier used to describe the column of the standard periodic table in which the element appears
Scalar Quantity quantity or measurement that only has magnitude
Vector Quantity Quantity or measurement that has magnitude, unit, and direction
State the units of Mass, Length, Energy, Work and Time in the SI mass-kilogram length-meter time-seconds work-Joules energy-Joules
Describe the charge & mass of an electron A negative charge (-1) and the mass of 9.109 x 10^-31 kg
Define Isotope Atoms that have the same atomic number but different atomic mass numbers
Created by: zlangdon
Popular Physics sets




Use these flashcards to help memorize information. Look at the large card and try to recall what is on the other side. Then click the card to flip it. If you knew the answer, click the green Know box. Otherwise, click the red Don't know box.

When you've placed seven or more cards in the Don't know box, click "retry" to try those cards again.

If you've accidentally put the card in the wrong box, just click on the card to take it out of the box.

You can also use your keyboard to move the cards as follows:

If you are logged in to your account, this website will remember which cards you know and don't know so that they are in the same box the next time you log in.

When you need a break, try one of the other activities listed below the flashcards like Matching, Snowman, or Hungry Bug. Although it may feel like you're playing a game, your brain is still making more connections with the information to help you out.

To see how well you know the information, try the Quiz or Test activity.

Pass complete!
"Know" box contains:
Time elapsed:
restart all cards