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Kinematics in Physics Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. What is the vertical y-direction acceleration in earth's atmosphere?

Question 2 2. Average acceleration is determined by

Question 3 3. Which of the following objects is accelerating?

Question 4 4. A runner competes in the 400 meter dash and finishes with a time of 64 seconds. If the track is a perfect oval, with the starting line and finish line at the same point, and the runner's average speed was 6.25 meters/second, what was the total distance travelled by the runner?

Question 5 5. Displacement is

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Question 6 6. What aspect of kinematics would you need to use time to determine?

Question 7 7. Given this Velocity vs. Time graph, which of these Position vs. Time graphs represents the same kind of motion?

Question 8 8. The term kinematics refers to

Question 9 9. On a velocity vs. time graph, an object's displacement can be determined by

Question 10 10. The horizontal velocity of a projectile

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Question 11 11. What is a ticker tape diagram?

Question 12 12. Distance is

Question 13 13. Calculate the slope of the line on the graph.

Question 14 14. The correct magnitude, vector, and units of g is

Question 15 15. Looking at this graph, what assumption can you make about the displacement of the object over the time period indicated by the letter A?

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Question 16 16. What is a vector?

Question 17 17. On this graph, what is the change in velocity between 5 seconds and 8 seconds?

Question 18 18. Using this graph, how far has the object traveled in 15 seconds?

Question 19 19. A cheetah running 18 m/s accelerates at a rate of 1 m/s^2 for 5 sec. What is the final velocity of the cheetah?

Question 20 20. Which factor or force do we ignore during free fall motion problems?

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Question 21 21. An object is thrown upwards with a velocity of 3 meters per second, such that the only force acting on it is gravity (acceleration is -9.8). What will the object's velocity be after 2 seconds?

Question 22 22. This graph is broken up into 5 sections, labeled A-E. On this graph, what section(s) represents positive acceleration?

Question 23 23. Which of the following is NOT considered a projectile motion problem?

Question 24 24. For this graph, calculate the total average velocity.

Question 25 25. Acceleration is

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Question 26 26. On this graph, what is the acceleration between 5 seconds and 8 seconds?

Question 27 27. For this graph, calculate the total average speed.

Question 28 28. This graph represents how fast you jogged over a specific period of time. If you traveled 3 meters in 1 second, using the graph, what label should be at position B?

Question 29 29. For this graph, calculate the average velocity between 0 seconds and 3 seconds.

Question 30 30. Which of the following graphs represents free fall motion on a Velocity vs. Time graph?

Kinematics in Physics Chapter Exam Instructions

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