NYSTCE Physics: Linear Momentum Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Jeff's car weighs 2000 lbs and is moving east at 20 km/hour. Jordan's car is twice as heavy, and is moving east at 10 km/hour. Whose car has more momentum?

Question 2 2. How is it possible for momentum to be conserved in a system if the individual components experience a change?

Question 3 3. If a football is kicked from only one side is it an isolated system?

Question 4 4. Which best describes impulse?

Question 5 5. When friction acts on two billiard balls, are the balls part of an isolated system?

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Question 6 6. Why are perfectly elastic collision rare?

Question 7 7. Why do the cannon and cannonball cancel out each others' momenta?

Question 8 8. Which best describes an isolated system?

Question 9 9. If an object has a mass of 10 kg and a velocity of 6 m/s to the left, what is its momentum?

Question 10 10. What does it mean to say that momentum is conserved?

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Question 11 11. What does it mean to say that something is proportional?

Question 12 12. What must be exerted an object for it to have momentum?

Question 13 13. Why doesn't the car move when you push from the inside?

Question 14 14. When a soccer player kicks a soccer ball, which type of collision usually occurs?

Question 15 15. Which best describes momentum?

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Question 16 16. How was it possible for the bike and the semi-truck to have the same momentum?

Question 17 17. What is a collision?

Question 18 18. Which best describes an elastic collision?

Question 19 19. What is the difference between a system and an isolated system?

Question 20 20. If you are falling, which scenario will cause the greatest change in momentum when you land?

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Question 21 21. If you are decreasing your momentum, which scenario would provide the safest landing?

Question 22 22. A ball moving at 5 m/s with a momentum of 12 kgm/s. What is the mass of the ball?

Question 23 23. What is momentum?

Question 24 24. What is conserved within any system?

Question 25 25. Why is increasing the time interval a safer way to land from a fall?

NYSTCE Physics: Linear Momentum Chapter Exam Instructions

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