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Motion - An Object In Motion Changes Position. Ch10.1

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This worksheet is in on Motion chapter 10. 1. An object in motion changes position. Answer the following questions based on your textbook p. 313 - 318

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  • 1. 
    (313) The location of an object relative to another object is refering to what word.
    • A. 

      Motion

    • B. 

      Reference point

    • C. 

      Position

    • D. 

      Object

    • E. 

      Change

  • 2. 
    (313) Why do you need to discuss two locations to describe the position of an object?
    • A. 

      Because they describe motion.

    • B. 

      Because your teacher says so.

    • C. 

      Both are reference points.

    • D. 

      They can't move.

    • E. 

      You need to compare the location of the object with the location of another object.

  • 3. 
    (313) practice problem. The trains position is ---------- the tracks?
    • A. 

      Below

    • B. 

      Above

    • C. 

      Beside

    • D. 

      Infront of

    • E. 

      Behind

  • 4. 
    The position of the man with the backpack is....
    • A. 

      In front of the train.

    • B. 

      Below the side walk.

    • C. 

      Above the glass roof

    • D. 

      Beside the front of the train

    • E. 

      Under the plants

  • 5. 
    The position of the train is...
    • A. 

      Outside the station.

    • B. 

      Inside the station.

    • C. 

      Inside the plants.

    • D. 

      Above the sky.

    • E. 

      Inside the lollypop.

  • 6. 
    (313) An ant crawls across the top of someones finger, from left to right.  This illustrates a change in .....
    • A. 

      Position

    • B. 

      Reference point

    • C. 

      Motion

    • D. 

      Speed

    • E. 

      Area

  • 7. 
    (314) Brazilia is east of .....
    • A. 

      Rio de janeiro

    • B. 

      Corcovado

    • C. 

      Itaparica

    • D. 

      Cuiaba

    • E. 

      The Atlantic Ocean

  • 8. 
    (314) Guyana is to the north of Brazil.  In this question Brazil is the .....
    • A. 

      Position

    • B. 

      Reference point

    • C. 

      Motion

    • D. 

      Speed

    • E. 

      Time

  • 9. 
  • 10. 
    (314) The reference point of an object is...
    • A. 

      It's location

    • B. 

      What you compare the location to.

    • C. 

      It's speed

    • D. 

      Its' time

    • E. 

      Something you find on a map.

  • 11. 
    (315)  How does the distance each person has walked compare with the distance each is from the start of the maze?
  • 12. 
    Tim and Jake see this painting in the side walk.  Tim walks around the painting and Jake walks over it.  Which person walked the shortest distance?
    • A. 

      Tim

    • B. 

      Jake

  • 13. 
    (315) Motion ia a measurement for change in.....
    • A. 

      Reference point

    • B. 

      Position

    • C. 

      Motion

    • D. 

      Speed

    • E. 

      Time

  • 14. 
    (315) the picture of the long jumperd on page 315.  Was their motion greater vertical or horizontal?
    • A. 

      Vertical

    • B. 

      Horizontal

  • 15. 
    The picture of the long jumper shows time passing by showing a number of different ______ between the start of the jump and the finish.
  • 16. 
    (315) the difference between the picture on 315 and a snapshot is that a snapshot on freezes a moment in _____.
  • 17. 
    (316) The speed of a moving object is a measure of how quickly or slowly the object changes ____________.
  • 18. 
    This bus is traveling at 55mph down the road.  To a person standing on the sidewalk how fast is the bus going?
    • A. 

      0 mph

    • B. 

      55 mph

    • C. 

      110mph

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