# Force And Motion Practice Quiz Questions!

11 Questions | Total Attempts: 18256  Settings  In physics, we know that for every action, there has a reaction. Over the past few days, we have been learning about force and motion. Do you believe you understood all that we have covered? Take up the quiz below designed to test your knowledge.

• 1.
It would probably be easiest to ride a bicycle across:
• A.

Gravel

• B.

Sand

• C.

Grass

• D.

Sidewalk

• 2.
The force that always acts opposite to the direction of the motion of an object is called:
• A.

Gravity

• B.

Inertia

• C.

Friction

• D.

None of the above

• 3.
According to Newton's third law, forces always occur in ____ pairs.
• A.

Equal but complementary

• B.

Equal but opposite

• C.

Unequal but opposite

• D.

Unequal but complementary

• 4.
Newton first described gravity while watching:
• A.

Smoke rise

• B.

A car accelerate

• C.

Someone walking

• D.

An apple falling

• 5.
You would NOT use _____ to find the acceleration of an object.
• A.

Initial speed

• B.

Final speed

• C.

Weight

• D.

Time

• 6.
Newton's _____ law of motion explains why you may lean sideways in a car if the driver turns a corner too quickly.
• A.

First

• B.

Second

• C.

Third

• D.

Primary

• 7.
____ is the speed of an object and the direction of motion.
• A.

Friction

• B.

Mass

• C.

Gravity

• D.

Velocity

• 8.
_____ is NOT a force.
• A.

Friction

• B.

Gravity

• C.

Mass

• D.

All of the Above

• 9.
An object that experiences a push or a pull has a(n) __________ exerted on it.
• A.

Environment

• B.

Inertia

• C.

System

• D.

Force

• 10.
Jill pushes a box of books across the floor. What causes the box to move?
• A.

A force

• B.

Friction

• C.

Gravity

• D.

Inertia

• 11.
A magazine rests on top of a TV remote that is sitting on a table. Which is NOT exacting a force on the remote?
• A.

Gravity

• B.

Table

• C.

Magazine

• D.

The table

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