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A unit that is used to measure power. One watt is equal to one joule of work per second.


Science; General science

The amount of space that is filled by an object. Volume is measured in cubic units.


Science; General science

A round ring with spokes that is attached to objects to move them. A tricycle has one more wheel than a bicycle.


Science; General science

The transfer of energy from one object to another, especially in order to make the second object move is called work.

actual authority

Science; General science

Actual authority refers to the specific instructions, rights, and parameters granted to the agent from the principal.

express authority

Science; General science

The authority specifically conferred on the agent by the principal, either orally or in writing.

derivative suit

Science; General science

A lawsuit brought by shareholders in the name of and on behalf of the corporation is called derivative suit.