Take This Secondary Level Momentum Quiz

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Have you studied momentum during your physics class? Do you remember it well? Take this secondary-level momentum quiz to test your knowledge on this important physics topic. Here, in this quiz, we have got a few questions on momentum. It will help you test your knowledge as well as enhance it with new concepts. Go for it and see how much you know. All the best! Do share the quiz with others and help them practice this important topic of physics.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Momentum has
    • A. 

      Magnitude only

    • B. 

      Direction only

    • C. 

      Magnitude and direction

    • D. 

      Force and Velocity

  • 2. 
    Momentum = mass x force
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 3. 
    Elastic collision is
    • A. 

      Objects that collide and stick together

    • B. 

      Objects that collide and bounce off of each other

    • C. 

      Objects that collide and decrease their velocity

    • D. 

      None of the above

  • 4. 
    What is the momentum of a 15-kg rock rolling at 3 m/s?
    • A. 

      18 kg m/s

    • B. 

      5 kg m/s

    • C. 

      45 kg m/s

    • D. 

      10 kg m/s

  • 5. 
    A 50 kg Corvette (car) has a momentum of 500 kg m/s.  How fast is the car going?
    • A. 

      25,000 m/s

    • B. 

      10 m/s

    • C. 

      250 m/s

    • D. 

      100 m/s

  • 6. 
    A bowling ball has 9 kg m/s of momentum when it is rolled 6 m/s.  What is the mass of the bowling ball?
    • A. 

      54 kg

    • B. 

      15 kg

    • C. 

      3 kg

    • D. 

      1.5 kg

  • 7. 
    If your dog pulls the rope with 15 N force to the right and you pull the rope 5 N force to the left.  What is the force and direction in Newtons of the final motion?
    • A. 

      10 Newtons to the left

    • B. 

      10 Newtons to the right

    • C. 

      15 Newtons to the left

    • D. 

      15 Newtons to the right

  • 8. 
    Which of the following is a way to decrease momentum?
    • A. 

      Increase force

    • B. 

      Increase friction

    • C. 

      Increase velocity

    • D. 

      Increase impulse

  • 9. 
    What is the momentum of a Hummer with a mass of 2000 kg traveling at a velocity of 20 km/h?
    • A. 

      40,000 kg km/h

    • B. 

      1000 kg km/h

    • C. 

      100 kg km/h

    • D. 

      .01 kg km/h

  • 10. 
    How does wearing a seatbelt reduce your chance of getting hurt during an accident?
    • A. 

      Seatbelts increase momentum before collision

    • B. 

      Seatbelts reduce momentum during a collision

    • C. 

      Seatbelts decrease the time it takes a person to stop moving

    • D. 

      Seatbelts cause friction

  • 11. 
    When objects collide, some momentum is lost.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 12. 
    When an object speeds up, it increases it's momentum.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 13. 
    Momentum can be transferred from one object to another.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 14. 
    Objects with different masses can't have the same momentum.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 15. 
    Direction does not matter when you are measuring momentum.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

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