Hchs IPC Test #2 Motion

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Hchs IPC Test #2 Motion

HCHS IPC Test #2 Motion (Doesn't include the word problems)IF ANY QUESTIONS SAY THAT THE CORRECT ANSWER IS ACTUALLY A WRONG ANSWER FROM OUR TESTS PLEASE EMAIL ME, BECAUSE I DO NOT HAVE CORRECTIONS ON THIS TEST BUT I FIGURED OUT MOST OF THEM.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    _____ is a system of objects that are not moving with respect to one another.
    • A. 

      A vector quantity

    • B. 

      A frame of reference

    • C. 

      Average Speed

    • D. 

      Displacement

  • 2. 
    A man is moving 2 m/s. The train he is on is moving at 90 m/s. What is the man's relative motion to someone watching the train go by?
    • A. 

      92 m/s

    • B. 

      2 m/s

    • C. 

      90 m/s

    • D. 

      88 m/s

  • 3. 
    The speed of a flight attendant walking down the aisle of a moving plane is NOT the same in relation to ________.
    • A. 

      The wings of the plane

    • B. 

      A person on the ground

    • C. 

      Another seated passenger

    • D. 

      The cockpit of the plane

  • 4. 
    Displacement is distance combined with ________.
    • A. 

      Velocity

    • B. 

      Speed

    • C. 

      Direction

    • D. 

      Magnitude

  • 5. 
    Which of the following measurements is a displacement?
    • A. 

      19 km, South

    • B. 

      19 m/s to the West

    • C. 

      10 m

    • D. 

      88 km/h

  • 6. 
    The SI unit for distance is the ________.
    • A. 

      Kilometer

    • B. 

      Kilogram

    • C. 

      M/s

    • D. 

      Meter

  • 7. 
    The SI unit for measuring time is the ____.
    • A. 

      Meter

    • B. 

      M/s

    • C. 

      Seconds

    • D. 

      Kilogram

  • 8. 
    Displacement vectors of 3 m and 5 m in the same direction combine to make a displacement vector that is ________.
    • A. 

      2 m

    • B. 

      15 m

    • C. 

      8 m

    • D. 

      0 m

  • 9. 
    A delivery truck driver's round trip route from the warehouse takes her 3 km East, then 1 km North, then 3 km West, and then 1 km South. Which of the following statements is FALSE?(HINT: You'll have to find both distance and displacement to answer the question)
    • A. 

      After driving 3 km east, the magnitude of the distance and displacement are the same.

    • B. 

      The DISPLACEMENT of the round trip is zero

    • C. 

      After driving 3 km east and 1 km north, the magnitude of the distance and displacement are the same.

    • D. 

      The DISTANCE of the round trip is 8 km

  • 10. 
    A man drives 3 km east from home to the store and then 2 km west to a friends house. What is his distance from the starting point, at home?
    • A. 

      1 km east

    • B. 

      5 km

    • C. 

      1 km

    • D. 

      5 km

  • 11. 
    Speed is described in units of ______.
    • A. 

      Seconds and hours

    • B. 

      Meters and kilometers

    • C. 

      Distance and time squared

    • D. 

      Distance and time

  • 12. 
    If you jog for 1 hour and travel 10 km, 10 km/h describes your _____.
    • A. 

      Average speed

    • B. 

      Velocity

    • C. 

      Displacement

    • D. 

      Acceleration

  • 13. 
    When you look at a speedometer in a moving car, you can see the car's _______.
    • A. 

      Average acceleration

    • B. 

      Instantaneous speed

    • C. 

      Average speed

    • D. 

      Instantaneous acceleration

  • 14. 
    Speed in a certain direction is called ______.
    • A. 

      Velocity

    • B. 

      Instantaneous speed

    • C. 

      Displacement

    • D. 

      Acceleration

  • 15. 
    Which of the following represents the greatest speed?(HINT: convert the distances to be the same unit)
    • A. 

      0.2 km/s

    • B. 

      20 m/s

    • C. 

      200 cm/s

    • D. 

      2000 mm/s

  • 16. 
    Which of the following is the correct SI unit of speed?
    • A. 

      Km/h

    • B. 

      M/s

    • C. 

      M/s squared

    • D. 

      M

  • 17. 
    If the average speed of the sea gull in a given time interval is 0 m/s, what can you say about the position of the sea gull at the end of the time interval?
    • A. 

      Since time has passed, the sea gull must be some distance from the starting position

    • B. 

      The distance traveled is zero meters

    • C. 

      The sea gull must be accelerating and therefore the position has changed

    • D. 

      The sea gull is slowing down and returning to its original position

  • 18. 
    Which of the following do you calculate when you divide the total distance traveled by the total time?
    • A. 

      Instantaneous speed

    • B. 

      Constant speed

    • C. 

      Average speed

    • D. 

      Variable speed

  • 19. 
    Refer to the data table. What is Sally's average speed?
    • A. 

      4 m/s

    • B. 

      2 m/s

    • C. 

      3 m/s

    • D. 

      1 m/s

  • 20. 
    Refer to the data table. Which runner stops briefly?
    • A. 

      Alonzo

    • B. 

      Sally

    • C. 

      Both runners stopped briefly

    • D. 

      Neither runner stopped briefly

  • 21. 
    What does constant speed look like on a speed-time graph?
    • A. 

      A curved line

    • B. 

      A horizontal line at zero

    • C. 

      A straight, diagonal line

    • D. 

      A horizontal line above zero

  • 22. 
    Refer to the distance-time graph. The speed of the object was zero on the part of the graph labeled ______.
    • A. 

      AB

    • B. 

      CD

    • C. 

      DE

    • D. 

      BC

  • 23. 
    Refer to the distance-time graph. The part of the graph showing that the object has reversed its direction of motion is _______.
    • A. 

      CD

    • B. 

      AB

    • C. 

      DE

    • D. 

      BC

  • 24. 
    Acceleration is defined as the ___________.
    • A. 

      Change in velocity divided by the time

    • B. 

      Time it takes to move from one speed to another speed

    • C. 

      Change in position divided by the time

    • D. 

      Time it takes to move from one place to another

  • 25. 
    Which of the following is a proper SI unit for acceleration?
    • A. 

      Km/h

    • B. 

      Cm/s

    • C. 

      S/m squared

    • D. 

      M/s squared

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