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AP Physics 1: Graphing Kinematics Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. On this graph, what is the change in velocity between 5 seconds and 8 seconds?

Question 2 2. On this graph, what is the acceleration between 10 seconds and 14 seconds?

Question 3 3. What is acceleration measured in?

Question 4 4. What is kinematics?

Question 5 5. Why do you need to include negative numbers when graphing kinematics problems?

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Question 6 6. 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 A?

Question 7 7. You're standing on a giant ladder and throw a hammer straight up with an initial velocity of 11 m/s. It takes 4 seconds for the hammer to hit the ground. How high off the ground were you standing when you threw the hammer?

Question 8 8. A tennis ball is dropped from a roof 16 meters from the ground. How long does it take for the ball to reach the ground?

Question 9 9. Using this graph, at what point is there a change in direction?

Question 10 10. Using this graph, at what time is the object not moving?

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Question 11 11. Which of the following graphs represents free fall motion on a Velocity vs. Time graph?

Question 12 12. The acceleration due to gravity is

Question 13 13. For this graph, calculate the average speed between 12 seconds and 20 seconds.

Question 14 14. Calculate the slope of the line on the graph.

Question 15 15. Using the graph, calculate the displacement for the section labeled A.

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Question 16 16. On a velocity vs. time graph, an object's displacement can be determined by

Question 17 17. Gravity is

Question 18 18. The acceleration due to gravity is represented by

Question 19 19. Which of the following correctly shows how to subtract vector b from vector a?

Question 20 20. What does the direction of an arrow in a vector diagram represent?

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Question 21 21. What is the horizontal x-direction acceleration in earth's atmosphere?

Question 22 22. Which of the following is an example of projectile motion?

Question 23 23. This graph is broken up into 5 sections, labeled A-E .On this graph, what section(s) represents negative acceleration?

Question 24 24. This graph is broken up into 5 sections, labeled A-E. On this graph, what section(s) represents positive acceleration?

Question 25 25. Which of the following is NOT considered a projectile motion problem?

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Question 26 26. The horizontal velocity of a projectile

Question 27 27. This graph represents an object that is

Question 28 28. This graph represents an object that is

Question 29 29. What is a ticker tape diagram?

Question 30 30. Which of the following pieces of ticker tape represent an object that is moving slowly?

AP Physics 1: Graphing Kinematics Chapter Exam Instructions

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