Physics Equations: Kinematics Quiz

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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    A car starts from rest and accelerates uniformly over a time of 5.21 seconds for a distance of 110 m. Determine the acceleration of the car.
    • A. 

      8 m/s2

    • B. 

      8.1 m/s2

    • C. 

      8.2 m/s2

    • D. 

      8.3 m/s2

  • 2. 
    An airplane accelerates down a runway at 3.20 m/s2 for 32.8 s until is finally lifted off the ground. Determine the distance traveled before takeoff.
    • A. 

      1700m

    • B. 

      1720m

    • C. 

      1730m

    • D. 

      1740m

  • 3. 
    A feather is dropped on the moon from a height of 1.40 meters. The acceleration of gravity on the moon is 1.67 m/s2. Determine the time for the feather to fall to the surface of the moon.
    • A. 

      1.26s

    • B. 

      1.27s

    • C. 

      1.28s

    • D. 

      1.29s

  • 4. 
    A bike accelerates uniformly from rest to a speed of 7.10 m/s over a distance of 35.4 m. Determine the acceleration of the bike.  
    • A. 

      0.612m/s/s

    • B. 

      0.712 m/s/s

    • C. 

      0.812 m/s/s

    • D. 

      0.912 m/s/s

  • 5. 
    A baseball is popped straight up into the air and has a hang-time of 6.25 s. Determine the height to which the ball rises before it reaches its peak. (Hint: the time to rise to the peak is one-half the total hang-time.)  
    • A. 

      48m

    • B. 

      49m

    • C. 

      50m

    • D. 

      51m

  • 6. 
    A stone is dropped into a deep well and is heard to hit the water 3.41 s after being dropped. Determine the depth of the well.
    • A. 

      55m

    • B. 

      56m

    • C. 

      57m

    • D. 

      58m

  • 7. 
    It was once recorded that a Jaguar left skid marks that were 290 m in length. Assuming that the Jaguar skidded to a stop with a constant acceleration of -3.90 m/s2, determine the speed of the Jaguar before it began to skid.  
    • A. 

      47.2 m/s

    • B. 

      47.4 m/s

    • C. 

      47.6 m/s

    • D. 

      47.8 m/s

  • 8. 
    The observation deck of tall skyscraper 370 m above the street. Determine the time required for a penny to free fall from the deck to the street below.
    • A. 

      8.69 s

    • B. 

      8.89s

    • C. 

      9.09s

    • D. 

      9.29s

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