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Acceleration

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

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...

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...

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...

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...

Height

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

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...

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...

Progression

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

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...

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...

Volume

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

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...