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Mechanics of Physics Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Which of the following is a vector quantity?

Question 2 2. Which of the following is accurate of acceleration due to gravity on Earth?

Question 3 3. An object is said to be accelerating if ...

Question 4 4. Consider a man walking around a house in a rectangle pattern. He walks 70 feet across the front, 30 feet along the side, 70 feet along the back, and 30 feet along the other side to bring him back to where he began. How much distance did this man cover?

Question 5 5. Consider an alien on a planet with an acceleration of gravity equal to 20 m/sec2. If the alien's mass is 10 kg, how much does the alien weigh?

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Question 6 6. An object's resistance to change in motion is referred to as ...

Question 7 7. Consider a man walking around a house in a rectangle pattern. He walks 70 feet across the front, 30 feet along the side, 70 feet along the back, and 30 feet along the other side to bring him back to where he began. If it took the man 2 minutes to complete the walk, what was his speed?

Question 8 8. Consider an object that has a constant velocity of 1,000 miles per hour to the west. Which of the following is true concerning this object?

Question 9 9. Consider a 10 kg object free-falling from a cliff with an initial speed of 0 m/sec. What will the speed of the object be after 1 sec and after 2 sec?

Question 10 10. Consider a man walking around a house in a rectangle pattern. He walks 70 feet across the front, 30 feet along the side, 70 feet along the back, and 30 feet along the other side to bring him back to where he began. What is the displacement of the man walking around the house?

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Question 11 11. Consider two planets. Planet X has a mass of 100 Units while Planet Y has a mass of 1,000 Units. Which of the following is NOT true concerning these planets?

Question 12 12. Consider two forces both pushing an object in the same direction. Which of the following is accurate concerning these two forces?

Question 13 13. Which of the following is the best definition of velocity?

Question 14 14. The study of moving objects is referred to as ...

Question 15 15. Which of the following is accurate about the force of gravity?

Mechanics of Physics Chapter Exam Instructions

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