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What is the meaning of Impulse? Concept, Definition of Impulse

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Definition of impulse


1 Meaning of impulse

Impulsus latin, the term momentum refers to action and effect of promoting (encourage, stimulate, give thrust). Momentum is also suggestion and instigation. For example: "this award is the boost he needed to continue with my career as writer", "We will give impulse to the productive activities carried out in the province", "We need momentum to move forward".
He is known as impulse to desire or emotion that leads to something so untimely and without reflection: "I did not know what he did, it was just an impulse," "sorry, let me take the momentum", "I took her hand and kissed her: it was a boost but it was worth it", "sometimes have to listen to the heart and act on impulse: is the only way of being happy".
Impulse is, on the other hand, the force that carries a body in movement or growth: "the momentum of the ball was enough to reach the goal", "the car ran out of fuel to half turn of the end, although he ended up crossing the goal thanks to the impulse that brought".
The expression "taking pulse" is linked to the action of running to make a jump or a release with further impetus: "Beware the well: you have to take momentum and jump with all your strength", "the athlete took a long drive and threw the Javelin a distance that marks a new Olympic record," "I took pulse and tried to jump the pond", but fell right in the middle of the water and I had to change my shoes and stockings".


2. Definition of impulse

A pulse is the trend that mostly humans experience even if it is an once in a lifetime and that it implies acting moved by some emotion while has mediated previous deliberation of the reason.
This trend to "act without thinking" is mobilized by vacuuming any type of contact with another person who can be physical or emotional. Meanwhile, those who are usually seen in its conduct a repeated tendency to act using only by impulses, called them impulse. It is usually placed on this feature within and next to those that will determine the overall personality of an individual; Why will be very common that besides listening, defining someone by their attitude, which a person is friendly, deep, intelligent, good, bad, also let's say someone who is impulsive / or, recursively moves it emotion rather than reason.
Also, it is almost a law without lyrics, which most people associate and granted to the concept of "impulsive" connotations and a negative charge and this will be accompanied by the description on which such is impulsive, is you follow a series of comments non sanctos in this regard, given that, in general (and erroneously), is often describe how impulsive people who boast a violent respond to stimuli or to the required mode. This it is that now the term enjoys a very low popularity among the people. Is necessary to make clear that it's "impulsive" has nothing to do with a violent person, i.e. the person already otherwise acts violently tends to respond in this way to every phenomenon that occurs during the life and also usually observe a fast response and without much thought... but not so anyone who sole to be impulsive in his act should be treated pejorativelythat would be a mistake.
It is interesting to note that impulsiveness is different from the compulsivity, although both phenomena seem to be based on the same neurological substrate: variations in the levels of dopamine in the nervous system. It is in the brain where run the processes that give rise to which a person is easily driven by impulses, or compulsions. This must be distinguished from the famous "hunches", almost lightning of understanding allowing an individual to anticipate the facts or take a decision immediately (impulsive) even in a field in which that choice seems perhaps irrational.
On the other side, the opposite could be said, for physics, the term "impulse" also occupies a privileged place and described and understood as the physical size of an object, which is previously determined by the variation that experiment in the amount of movement. It is worth noting that it is thanks to the knowledge detailed impulses that it is possible to define and interpret the path of a body subject to the action of an acceleration and then delivered to the forces of inertia or interaction with other processes acting on the. Under the physical impulses expertise has been achieved the feat of manned space travel and the launch of probes robot Voyager, which persist in their movement through outer space to nearly 40 years of its take-off from the surface of the Earth.
Finally, the concept of momentum also is approved to the idea of stimulus, especially when it comes to motivate the accomplishment of a task on the hand of a person or a group of people in a particular aspect. In this sense, the homology of the word is closest to its application in physics than in terms of human behavior.

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