# Parabolic Path: Definition & Projectiles

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### The acceleration of gravity is _____.

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### 2. If a projectile starts out at 100 ft/sec horizontally, in 10 seconds it will be _____.

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The parabolic path describes the path followed by a projectile, and this quiz/worksheet combo will help you to test yourself on your understanding of this concept. The practice questions on the quiz will test you on acceleration, velocity, and the movement of a projectile through space, given velocity, time, and/or direction of the movement.

## Quiz & Worksheet Goals

Ensure that you understand the following:

• Acceleration of gravity
• How to describe the initial velocity of a projectile
• The equation to use to calculate the parabolic path of a projectile
• Identifying points along the path of a projectile given certain information

## Skills Practiced

• Reading comprehension - ensure that you draw the most important information on parabolic paths, velocity, acceleration, and gravity from the related lesson
• Problem solving - use your acquired knowledge to solve practice problems involving parabolic paths
• Knowledge application - use your knowledge to answer questions about how a projectile will travel in a given scenario