Solve This Acceleration Trivia Quiz!

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Solve This Acceleration Trivia Quiz!

Solve this acceleration trivia and get to see just how much you have been able to understand from your physics class when it comes to this topic. There are a lot of things that one can achieve if they get to learn the secrets behind speed itself. Think you can tackle this test then give it a try and have some fun learning!


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What can be calculated by finding the area under an acceleration vs. time graph for a specific amount of time?
    • A. 

      Displacement

    • B. 

      Position

    • C. 

      Velocity

    • D. 

      None of these

  • 2. 
    What is represented by the slope of a position vs. time graph?
    • A. 

      Acceleration

    • B. 

      Position

    • C. 

      Distance

    • D. 

      Velocity

  • 3. 
    When the slope of a velocity vs. time graph is zero, which of the following is true?
    • A. 

      The velocity is unchanging.

    • B. 

      The object is standing still

    • C. 

      There must be acceleration

    • D. 

      All of these

  • 4. 
    Adam is driving 70 km/hr west and passes Dana who is also traveling west, but at a rate of 55 km/hr.  From Dana's perspective, how fast does it appear that Adam is moving?
    • A. 

      +25 km/hr

    • B. 

      -15 km/hr

    • C. 

      +15 km/hr

    • D. 

      125 km/hr

  • 5. 
    A car accelerates from rest at a rate of 2.3 m/s2 for 25 seconds.  What is the final velocity of this car? 
    • A. 

      28.3 m/s

    • B. 

      57.5 m/s

    • C. 

      10.87 m/s

    • D. 

      12.01 m/s

  • 6. 
    A car accelerates from rest at a rate of 2.3 m/s2 for 25 seconds.  What distance is covered by the car during this time? 
    • A. 

      718.75 m

    • B. 

      57.50 m

    • C. 

      10.87 m

    • D. 

      212.01 m

  • 7. 
    What is the average acceleration for a train that accelerates from 20 m/s to 27.2 m/s in 3 seconds?                   _____________     
    • A. 

      2.5

    • B. 

      3.2

    • C. 

      2.0

    • D. 

      2.72