What is Kinematics? - Studying the Motion of Objects


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The term kinematics refers to

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1. In Greek, Kinemat- means

2. In Latin, the suffix -ics means

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About This Quiz Worksheet

This quiz/worksheet combination will assess your understanding of kinematics. To pass the quiz, you have to be aware of the use of kinematics and other information from the lesson.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

These assessments will test you on the following:

  • Kinemat-'s Greek meaning
  • Questions kinematics can answer
  • What is not kinematics

Skills Practiced

Student will practice the following goals:

  • Interpreting Information- verify that you can read information regarding the meaning of the term kinematics and interpret it accurately
  • Information Recall- access the knowledge you've gained regarding the Latin meaning of the suffix -ics
  • Reading Comprehension- ensure that you draw the most important information from the What is Kinematics? - Studying the Motion of Objects lesson

Additional Learning

Learn more about the characteristics of kinematics by reviewing the lesson, What is Kinematics? - Studying the Motion of Objects. Objectives covered include:

  • Limitations to kinematics
  • Understand how science and language intersect
  • Review examples of what kinematics can measure