Newton's Laws Of Motion Quiz

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Get ready to play this "Newton's laws of motion quiz. " Newton's three laws of motion are some of the most highly regarded scientific discoveries to date, but how much do you know about how they actually define the way motion works? Take this quiz to see how much you truly know about Newton's ground-breaking laws. There are questions of all levels. Test your knowledge and try to score at least 70!


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    How can you tell if an object is in motion?
    • A. 

      The object will look different.

    • B. 

      I'll be able to see the forces.

    • C. 

      It will remain in the same position.

    • D. 

      Its position will change in relation to other objects.

  • 2. 
    "Position" is
    • A. 

      A type of contact force

    • B. 

      A specific location

    • C. 

      A type of motion

    • D. 

      Another name for friction

  • 3. 
    Of what kind of forces are gravity and magnetism are examples?
    • A. 

      Frictional

    • B. 

      Non-contact

    • C. 

      Contact

    • D. 

      Momentum

  • 4. 
    A person is measured on the moon and on Earth. Which statement would be true?
    • A. 

      The person's mass on Earth would be double on the moon.

    • B. 

      The person's mass on the moon would be twice that on Earth.

    • C. 

      The person would have mass on Earth but not on the moon.

    • D. 

      The mass would be the same on the moon as it is on Earth.

  • 5. 
    A person is measured on the moon and on Earth. Which statement would be true?
    • A. 

      The mass would be the same on the moon as it is on Earth, but the weight would be more on the moon than it is on Earth.

    • B. 

      The weight would be the same on the moon as it is on Earth, and the mass would be more on the moon than it is on Earth.

    • C. 

      The mass and weight would be the same on the moon as it is on Earth because mass is another name for weight.

    • D. 

      The mass would be the same on the moon as it is on Earth, but the weight would be more on Earth than it is on the moon.

  • 6. 
    How will you tell if an object at movement is receiving an unbalanced force?
    • A. 

      It might speed up.

    • B. 

      It might slow down.

    • C. 

      It might change direction.

    • D. 

      It might do any of the three things mentioned above.

  • 7. 
    A plane flew from NY to California in 4 hours. It took 4 1/2 hours to return to NY. Which of the following is true:
    • A. 

      The plane flew faster to NY than it flew to California.

    • B. 

      The plane flew faster to California than it flew to NY.

    • C. 

      The plane flew at the same speed in both directions.

    • D. 

      The plane had fewer passengers going to NY than it did to California.

  • 8. 
    Why is it difficult to scoot a bed from one end of the room to the other?
    • A. 

      Momentum

    • B. 

      Gravity

    • C. 

      Friction

    • D. 

      Deceleration

  • 9. 
    Which of Newton's Laws is demonstrated by a ball rolling to a wall then stopping?
    • A. 

      Newton's First Law

    • B. 

      Newton's Second Law

    • C. 

      Newton's Third Law

    • D. 

      Newton's Law of Acceleration

  • 10. 
    Why do you lean towards the left when a car turns right?
    • A. 

      Because of inertia

    • B. 

      Because of gravity

    • C. 

      Because of buoyancy

    • D. 

      Because of velocity

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