# Hchs IPC Test #2 Motion

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Share  Settings  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.

• 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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