Vocabulary Newton Newton's Laws of Motion
What is force?
I am a push or a pull.
What is True?
Newton was a teacher at one time in his life.
What is the number of laws that Newton created?
3
What is motion?
This is a change in position.
Who is Issac Newton?
Name of scientist (first and last name) who created the Laws of Motion.
What is Newton's First Law of Motion?
An object at rest stays at rest OR an object in motion, stays in motion, unless acted upon by an unequal force.
What is gravity?
This is a force that pulls objects toward the center of the earth.
What is the telescope?
An object that Newton developed with a mirror.
What is Newton's Third Law of Motion?
For every action, there is an equal and opposite reaction.
What is friction?
I am a force that works against the motion of two surfaces that are touching.
What is Principia?
The text that Newton published his ideas about the laws in.
What is Newton's Second Law of Motion?
The speed of an object depends on the mass of the object and the size of force acting upon it.
What is air resistance?
This is another kind of friction that works against the motion of objects traveling through the air.
What are scientific experiments?
This is how scientists formulate theories after finding data.
What is sunlight?
Newton discovered that this could be separated into colors.