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AP Physics 1: Graphing Kinematics Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. On this graph, what is the acceleration between 10 seconds and 14 seconds?

Question 2 2. A car drives by at a speed of 8 m/s. Three seconds after the car passes you (t = 3 s) the driver hits the gas and the car begins to accelerate. Nine seconds after the car passes you (t = 9 s) the car has reached a speed of 40 m/s. What was the car's acceleration between t = 3 seconds and t = 9 seconds?

Question 3 3. This graph represents an object that is

Question 4 4. Given this Velocity vs. Time graph, which of the following Position vs. Time graphs represents the same type of motion?

Question 5 5. Using this graph, at what time is the object not moving?

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Question 6 6. Using this graph, what is the distance of the object from the start point at 15 seconds?

Question 7 7. The acceleration due to gravity is represented by

Question 8 8. The correct magnitude, vector, and units of g is

Question 9 9. What does the direction of an arrow in a vector diagram represent?

Question 10 10. What does the length of an arrow in a vector diagram represent?

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Question 11 11. A baseball is thrown straight up into the air with an initial velocity of 8 m/s from a height of 0.8 m. How much time does it take the baseball to hit the ground again?

Question 12 12. What is the vertical y-direction acceleration in earth's atmosphere?

Question 13 13. What is a ticker tape diagram?

Question 14 14. Which of the following pieces of ticker tape represent an object that is slowing down? (Assuming the ticker tape was pulled to the LEFT, though the device.)

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. Using the graph, calculate the displacement for the section labeled A.

Question 17 17. The horizontal velocity of a projectile

Question 18 18. Before beginning projectile motion problems, you need to

Question 19 19. An object falls under gravity. What kinematics quantity does that information tell you?

Question 20 20. If an object is ''released from restwhat kinematic quantity does that tell you the value of?

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Question 21 21. What key information is missing from the graph in this image?

Question 22 22. Which kinematic values can be represented graphically?

Question 23 23. For this graph, calculate the average speed between 12 seconds and 20 seconds.

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

Question 25 25. While climbing a tree, you pick an apple and throw it straight down. After 1 second, the apple is traveling 18 m/s. How fast will the apple be traveling 3 seconds later?

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Question 26 26. A hotdog cannon shoots a hotdog straight up in the air with an initial velocity of 30 m/s. How high will the hotdog fly?

Question 27 27. This graph is broken up into 5 sections, labeled A-E. On this graph, what section(s) represents positive acceleration?

Question 28 28. This graph is broken up into 5 sections, labeled A-E. On this graph, what section(s) represents no acceleration?

Question 29 29. Which factor or force do we ignore during free fall motion problems?

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

AP Physics 1: Graphing Kinematics Chapter Exam Instructions

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