What is Motion? - Definition & Laws


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In order for an object to move a __________ has to be acted upon it.

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1. Which one is an example of acceleration?

2. What is an example of a Force?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

With this quiz and worksheet, you will be examined on your comprehension of what is necessary for motion to occur, examples of acceleration and force, Newton's third law of motion, and what determines an object's force.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

This practice will assess your understanding of the following:

  • What needs to act for motion to happen
  • An example of acceleration
  • An example of a force
  • Newton's third law and its practical applications
  • Force's effects on motion

Skills Practiced

  • Distinguishing differences - compare and contrast topics from the lesson, such as force and acceleration
  • Reading comprehension - ensure that you draw the most important information from the related lesson on motion
  • Information recall - access the knowledge you've gained regarding Newton's laws of motion

Additional Learning

If you're interested in learning more about motion, check out our lesson titled, What is Motion? - Definition & Laws. The lesson will dive into topics such as:

  • Vocabulary surrounding motion
  • The way these vocabulary words mesh together to form calculations
  • Newton's laws of motion