Distinguishing Between Inertia and Mass


Choose an answer and hit 'next'. You will receive your score and answers at the end.

question 1 of 3

Which best describes inertia?

Start Your Free Trial To Take This Quiz

As a member, you'll also get unlimited access to over 70,000 lessons in math, English, science, history, and more. Plus, get practice tests, quizzes, and personalized coaching to help you succeed.

Free 5-day trial
It only takes a few minutes to set up and you can cancel at any time.
Already registered? Login here for access

1. Which of the following statements is true?

2. Which best describes weight?

Start your free trial to access this entire page
A premium account gives you access to all lesson, practice exams, quizzes & worksheets
Access to all video lessons
Quizzes, practice exams & worksheets
Certificate of Completion
Access to instructors
Create an account to get started Create Account

About This Quiz & Worksheet

Test your ability to determine the difference between two important principles: inertia and mass. You will be quizzed over terms, such as the law of inertia.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

Use these assessment tools to gauge your knowledge of:

  • Differences between inertia and mass
  • Properties of inertia
  • The law of inertia
  • Who are responsible for identifying inertia and mass

Skills Practiced

Use this interactive worksheet and quiz to practice the following skills:

  • Distinguishing differences - compare and contrast topics from the lesson, such as inertia and mass
  • Defining key concepts - ensure that you can accurately define main phrases, such as mass and law of inertia
  • Critical thinking - apply relevant concepts to examine information about inertia in a different light

Additional Learning

To learn more about inertia and mass, review the corresponding lesson Distinguishing Between Inertia and Mass. This lesson covers the following topics:

  • Ways mass and inertia differ
  • Descriptions of weight
  • Properties of mass
  • Person responsible for refining inertia into a scientific law
  • Characteristics of the law of inertia