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AP Physics 1: Homeschool Curriculum Final Exam

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Question 1 1. Which of the following is NOT a property of energy?

Question 2 2. Which of the following is NOT a contact force?

Question 3 3. Which best describes the work-energy theorem?

Question 4 4. Which is NOT true about forces?

Question 5 5. For an inclined plane with friction, what is the net force?

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Question 6 6. What does friction oppose?

Question 7 7. What is the significance of the value 9.8 m/s^2?

Question 8 8. Consider a man walking around a house in a rectangle pattern. He walks 70 feet across the front, 30 feet along the side, 70 feet along the back, and 30 feet along the other side to bring him back to where he began. How much distance did this man cover?

Question 9 9. What is the friction due to air called?

Question 10 10. Which of the following is an example of potential mechanical energy?

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Question 11 11. What do free-body diagrams represent?

Question 12 12. Which of the following is an example of mechanical energy?

Question 13 13. What is an inclined plane?

Question 14 14. Consider a ball at the end of a string. If the ball is swinging back and forth, at what point in the swing would the ball have the most potential energy?

Question 15 15. Which of the following is not true concerning the Big Bang Theory?

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Question 16 16. In a moveable pulley, how is the object's weight distributed through the rope?

Question 17 17. What kind of relationship does gravity follow with distance?

Question 18 18. How can a moving object be in equilibrium?

Question 19 19. What does it mean that force is a vector quantity?

Question 20 20. Which best describes weight?

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Question 21 21. Why would a system have less energy than it originally started with?

Question 22 22. Consider a man walking around a house in a rectangle pattern. He walks 70 feet across the front, 30 feet along the side, 70 feet along the back, and 30 feet along the other side to bring him back to where he began. If it took the man 2 minutes to complete the walk, what was his speed?

Question 23 23. Which is NOT true about acceleration?

Question 24 24. Which equation is used to determine the normal force in any situation?

Question 25 25. Which best describes impulse?

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Question 26 26. What is acceleration?

Question 27 27. What does the amount of friction depend on?

Question 28 28. Compared to Earth, about how much gravity is there on the moon?

Question 29 29. What is the standard unit of power?

Question 30 30. What must be present for an object to have momentum?

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Question 31 31. A bike resting at the top of a hill would be an example of what type of energy?

Question 32 32. How does the input force compare to the output force for a fixed pulley?

Question 33 33. What is Newton's third law of motion?

Question 34 34. Imagine you are carrying a pan filled with water around a track. Which of the following is the best explanation of what happens to the water as you take a left turn holding the water in front of you?

Question 35 35. Consider a 10 kg object free-falling from a cliff with an initial velocity of 0 m/sec. How fast will the object be traveling after 1 sec and after 2 sec?

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Question 36 36. How are unbalanced forces different from balanced forces?

Question 37 37. Which best describes equilibrium?

Question 38 38. Consider an object at rest. Which of the following is true concerning this object?

Question 39 39. What is the difference between static and dynamic equilibrium?

Question 40 40. If the weight of an object is 100 N. A 100 N person sits on the crate. How much has the normal force on the object changed?

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Question 41 41. Which of the following units would be correct for an acceleration?

Question 42 42. Why do the cannon and cannonball cancel out each others' momenta?

Question 43 43. Which best describes an isolated system?

Question 44 44. Why would a car traveling in a circle not have a constant velocity?

Question 45 45. Object A has a mass of 3 x 10^10 kilograms, and object B has a mass of 8 x 10^10 kilograms. If they are 8,000 meters apart, what is the gravitational attraction between them? (G = 6.67 x 10^-11)

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Question 46 46. Which of the following is the best definition of mechanical energy?

Question 47 47. How can a moving object be in equilibrium?

Question 48 48. How much does a 1-kg object weigh on Earth?

Question 49 49. How it is possible to have less input force but more output force?

Question 50 50. If a football is kicked from only one side is it an isolated system?

AP Physics 1: Homeschool Curriculum Final Exam Instructions

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