Search all wikis and blogs »

Search results in Foundations

Width

Width - Width is measurement of a shape/space from side to side. It is typically taken at right angles to the height. Related concept: heigh...

Volume

Volume - Volume is the measured amount of space an object occupies. Volume refers to the space within an object. Applied Concept: In archite...

Velocity

Velocity - Velocity is the rate or speed of motion. It is the pace, speed, and/or tempo. Applied Concept: An object’s velocity can be correla...

Space

Space is the general term used to describe all of a two-dimensional surface or a three-dimensional expanse. Explicitly, space has no bounda...

Progression

Progression - a continuous and connected change over time. Applied Concept: Progression implies or illustrates a continuous transition. It c...

Motion

Motion indicates change over time. Motion can indicate change of position or the ‘movement’ of a figure within the visual field, and motion can i...

Momentum

Momentum - Momentum loosely defined as "mass in motion." Momentum is the tendency for objects to stay in motion once they are moving. The greater...

Height

Height - Height is the measurement of vertical distance. Related concept: width [height.gif] Master Concepts List - alphabetical glossary...

Growth

Growth refers to a change in quantity over time. Applied Concept: Growth implies an increase. It can include (but is not limited to) a change in...

Dynamic/Static

Dynamic/Static - Something that is Dynamic can be described as possessing or displaying energy/force or motion. Something that is Static shows no...

Depth

Depth - Depth is the measurement from the front to the back of an object/space. In the case of an object or space, depth can be measures. Dep...

Change (time)

Change (time) - Change denotes the transition that occurs from one state to another. It is the act of making something become different. [cha...

Acceleration

Acceleration - Acceleration is the transition–or change–in velocity. Applied Concept: As you roll a marble or toy car down a slanted surface...