Acceleration: Definition & Concept

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Acceleration is defined as:

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1. Which of the following statements is true?

2. What two things vary when there is acceleration?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

This quiz/worksheet combo will help you quickly assess your understanding of speed change and distance traveled. You will be quizzed on the application of formulas discussed in the lesson.

Quiz and Worksheet Goals

In these assessments, you'll be tested on:

  • Acceleration as reflected by distance traveled
  • What happens during acceleration
  • Identifying examples of acceleration

Skills Practiced

This worksheet and quiz will allow you to test the following skills:

  • Reading comprehension- ensure that you draw the most important information from the related lesson about the meaning of acceleration
  • Problem solving - use acquired knowledge to solve acceleration practice problems
  • Interpreting information - verify that you can read information regarding accelerated motion, accelerated distance and speed and interpret it correctly
  • Information recall - access the knowledge you've gained regarding speed and distance

Additional Learning

To learn more about this topic, review the accompanying lesson called Acceleration: Definition, Lesson & Quiz. This lesson covers the following objectives:

  • Define acceleration
  • Explain acceleration and motion
  • Discuss accelerated distance and speed
  • Provide charts to support text
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