Physics Trivia Quiz On Problem Solving Test!

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Physics Trivia Quiz On Problem Solving Test!

Are you looking for a physics trivia quiz on the problem-solving test? You are in luck as the one below is perfect for getting you started on your end of year revision. Do give it a try and be sure to check out the others just like it so as to polish up on your understanding of topics covered. All the best!


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    When an object has a positive velocity and a negative acceleration, what happens to the object's motion?
    • A. 

      The object slows down.

    • B. 

      The object speeds up.

    • C. 

      The object is at rest.

    • D. 

      The object is moving at a constant velocity.

  • 2. 
    A negative acceleration always means an object is slowing down.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 3. 
    If the net force on an object is zero, which of the following could be true.  Select all that apply.
    • A. 

      The object is at rest.

    • B. 

      The object is moving at a constant speed to the right.

    • C. 

      The object is moving at a constant speed down.

    • D. 

      The object is getting faster in the x direction.

  • 4. 
    If an object is traveling in a straight line, what is the difference (if any) between the speed and the velocity of the object?
    • A. 

      There is no difference.

    • B. 

      The speed and velocity will be different numbers.

    • C. 

      The velocity and speed must have different units.

    • D. 

      The velocity will have a direction and the speed will not.

  • 5. 
    What is the acceleration (in ) of an object in free fall?  Write only the number (no units) using 2 significant digits.