# Using Position vs. Time Graphs to Describe Motion

Instructions:

Choose an answer and hit 'next'. You will receive your score and answers at the end.

question 1 of 3

### On a position vs. time graph, with position on the y-axis and time on the x-axis, a change in direction is represented by

Start Your Free Trial To Take This Quiz

As a member, you'll also get unlimited access to over 55,000 lessons in math, English, science, history, and more. Plus, get practice tests, quizzes, and personalized coaching to help you succeed.

It only takes a few minutes to set up and you can cancel at any time.

### 2. Using this graph, at what time is the object not moving?

Start your free trial to access this entire worksheet
A premium account gives you access to all lesson, practice exams, quizzes & worksheets
Access to all video lessons
Quizzes, practice exams & worksheets
Certificate of Completion
Access to instructors
Create an account to get started

## About This Quiz & Worksheet

This multiple choice quiz and practice worksheet will ask you to identify plot points on the position vs time graphs provided, and understand what they represent, including identifying duration and change of direction of the object.

## Quiz & Worksheet Goals

Use these tools to test your knowledge of these aspects of position vs. time graphs:

• Kinematics
• Algebra
• Plot points

## Skills Practiced

• Reading comprehension - ensure that you draw the most important information from the related position and time graph lesson
• Problem solving - use the knowledge of plot points and change of direction to solve practice problems using the provided graph
• Distinguishing differences - compare and contrast topics from the lesson, such as x-axis and y-axis
• Knowledge application - use your knowledge to answer questions about duration and change of direction

## Additional Learning

Expand your knowledge of position vs. time graphs by reviewing related lesson, Using Position vs Time Graphs to Describe Motion. The lesson includes these learning objectives:

• Understanding how to read movement from a position vs. time graph
• Locating an object's change in direction
• Identifying duration of movement
Final Exam
Chapter Exam

Support