# Distance And Displacement Quiz

5 Questions  I  By Bilbojaggens
Choose the best answer to each question. 20 points each.

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 1 A softball player leaves the batter's box, overruns first base by 3.0 meters, and then returns to first base. Compared to the total distance traveled by the player, the magnitude of the player's total displacement from the batter's box is
 A. Smaller
 B. Larger
 C. The same
 2 What is the total displacement of a student who walks 3 blocks east, 2 blocks north, 1 block west, and then 2 blocks south?
 A. 2 blocks east
 B. 2 blocks west
 C. 8 blocks
 D. 0
 3 A car travels 20. meters east in 1.0 second. The displacement of the car at the end of this 1.0-second interval is
 A. 20. m/s
 B. 20. m
 C. 20. m east
 D. 20. m/s east
 4 A girl leaves a history classroom and walks 10. meters north to a drinking fountain. Then she turns and walks 30. meters south to an art classroom. What is the girl's total displacement from the history classroom to the art classroom?
 A. 20. m south
 B. 20. m north
 C. 40. m north
 D. 40. m south
 5 A student walks 1.0 kilometer due east and 1.0 kilometer due south. Then she runs 2.0  kilometers due west. The magnitude of the student's resultant displacement is closestto
 A. 3.4 km
 B. 1.4 km
 C. 4.0 km
 D. 0 km
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