# Chapter 11.1-11.2

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Physical Science physics A. Distance, displacement, speed and velocity.

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• 1.
You have three stops to make. The first stop is 5 miles west. The second stop is 2 miles back to the east. The last stop is 8 miles to the west again. What is the distance traveled and the displacement.
• A.

Distance = 15 miles Displacement = 15 miles

• B.

Distance = 15 miles Displacement = 11 miles

• C.

Distance = 11 miles Displacement = 11 miles

• D.

Distance = 80 miles Displacement = 40 miles

• 2.
You need to go to the grocery store to get some items. You travel three km north, then 2 km east. You then return home, what was the distance and displacement of your trip.
• A.

Distance = 5 miles Displacement = 0 miles

• B.

Distance = 10 km Displacement = 5 km

• C.

Distance = 10 km Displacement = 0 km

• D.

Distance = 5 km Displacement = 5 km

• 3.
A jogger runs 4 miles in 0.55 hours, what is the joggers average speed?
• A.

1.2 m/s

• B.

.138 mi/hr

• C.

8.73 mi/hr

• D.

7.27 mi/hr

• 4.
A ball is resting at the top of a hill. After rolling down the hill the ball is traveling at 10 meters per second, this takes 5 seconds. What is the balls acceleration.
• A.

2 m/s

• B.

5 m/s

• C.

-2 m/s

• D.

-5 m/s

• 5.
Using a distance-time graph the slope of the line tells the _______ of an object.
• A.

Displacement

• B.

Acceleration

• C.

Velocity