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This worksheet and quiz will test your ability to understand uniform circular motion. You will answer quiz questions on topics such as the full definition of uniform circular motion and the characteristics of an object moving in uniform circular motion.

These study tools will guide you to:

- Name the force that keeps an object in circular motion
- Calculate the centripetal force on a ball in a circle
- Recognize the difference between a scalar and a vector

Use the worksheet and quiz to practice the following helpful skills:

**Reading comprehension**- ensure that you draw the most important information from the related lesson on uniform circular motion**Defining key concepts**- make certain you know how to define uniform circular motion**Problem solving**- use acquired knowledge to solve a centripetal force problem in a given example**Distinguishing differences**- compare and contrast topics from the lesson, such as a scalar and a vector

The accompanying lesson is entitled Uniform Circular Motion: Definition & Mathematics, and it will cover the following objectives:

- Define centrifugal force
- Analyze equations for calculating uniform circular motion
- Recognize the differences between several types of forces

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UExcel Physics: Study Guide & Test Prep18 chapters | 201 lessons | 13 flashcard sets

- Go to Vectors

- What is Kinematics? - Studying the Motion of Objects 3:29
- Scalars and Vectors: Definition and Difference 3:23
- What is Position in Physics? - Definition & Examples 4:42
- Distance and Displacement in Physics: Definition and Examples 5:26
- Speed and Velocity: Difference and Examples 7:31
- Acceleration: Definition, Equation and Examples 6:21
- Uniformly-Accelerated Motion and the Big Five Kinematics Equations 6:51
- Representing Kinematics with Graphs 3:11
- Ticker Tape Diagrams: Analyzing Motion and Acceleration 4:36
- What are Vector Diagrams? - Definition and Uses 4:20
- Using Position vs. Time Graphs to Describe Motion 4:35
- Determining Slope for Position vs. Time Graphs 6:48
- Using Velocity vs. Time Graphs to Describe Motion 4:52
- Determining Acceleration Using the Slope of a Velocity vs. Time Graph 5:07
- Velocity vs. Time: Determining Displacement of an Object 4:22
- Understanding Graphs of Motion: Giving Qualitative Descriptions 5:35
- Free Fall Physics Practice Problems 8:16
- Graphing Free Fall Motion: Showing Acceleration 5:24
- The Acceleration of Gravity: Definition & Formula 6:06
- Projectile Motion: Definition and Examples 4:58
- Projectile Motion Practice Problems 9:59
- Kinematic Equations List: Calculating Motion 5:41
- Uniform Circular Motion: Definition & Mathematics 7:00
- Go to Kinematics

- Go to Relativity

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