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AP Physics 1: Work, Energy, & Power Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Which of the following is an example of kinetic mechanical energy?

Question 2 2. Which of the following scenarios will most likely require MORE power?

Question 3 3. What does the law of conservation of energy state?

Question 4 4. Which of the following is an example of mechanical energy?

Question 5 5. On a graph where force is on the y axis, and distance is on the x axis, a curve is applied to show the force and distance of a moved object. What does the area under the curve represent?

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Question 6 6. Which best describes a variable force?

Question 7 7. To which of the following variables is kinetic energy proportional?

Question 8 8. Different types of energy can be categorized as either kinetic or potential.

Question 9 9. What is the standard unit of power?

Question 10 10. Which best describes 'work?'

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Question 11 11. Which best describes work?

Question 12 12. Why would a system have less energy than it originally started with?

Question 13 13. 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 14 14. Which is NOT a component of work done on an object?

Question 15 15. What is a system?

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Question 16 16. Which of the following types of energy does the sun use to heat up our atmosphere?

Question 17 17. What does a moveable pulley do that a fixed pulley does not?

Question 18 18. Which best describes the work-energy theorem?

Question 19 19. Which of the following is the best definition of energy?

Question 20 20. Which of the following is an example of potential mechanical energy?

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Question 21 21. Why does it take more work to stop a fast car than a slow one?

Question 22 22. What is a joule?

Question 23 23. To do twice as much work in the same amount of time, how much power is required?

Question 24 24. If you double the force on an object but the distance remains the same, how much work is done on that object?

Question 25 25. Which of the following is the best definition for energy?

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Question 26 26. Which of the following is an example of potential energy and not kinetic energy?

Question 27 27. Why is potential energy called stored energy?

Question 28 28. What does the law of conservation of energy state?

Question 29 29. How much work is done when you hold a 10 N object 10 m above the ground?

Question 30 30. Which best describes potential energy?

AP Physics 1: Work, Energy, & Power Chapter Exam Instructions

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