# Kinematics: Definition & Graphical Representation

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### What is kinematics?

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### 2. Which of the following quantities is a velocity?

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If you're interested in finding out how well you understand kinematics and its graphical representations, you've reached the right place! This short quiz and worksheet consist of multiple-choice questions that cover the basics of kinematics, velocity and displacement-time graphs.

## Quiz & Worksheet Goals

Using this quiz and worksheet, you can check your comprehension of the following:

• Definition of kinematics
• Quantities that are studied in kinematics
• How to create a velocity-time graph from a displacement-time graph
• Quantity representing a velocity
• Shape on a displacement-time graph if an object is speeding up in the positive direction

## Skills Practiced

• Defining key concepts - ensure that you can accurately define key terms like kinematics
• Information recall - access the knowledge you've gained regarding shapes on a displacement-time graph
• Interpreting information - verify that you can read information regarding velocity as a direction and interpret it correctly