# Mr W's Online Physics Quiz 1

10 Questions | Total Attempts: 398  Settings  This is the first online quiz over Physics vocabulary. You can also visit http://www. Studystack. Com/menu-206750 for additional help with this vocabulary. It looks to be fun! Be sure to put your FIRST and LAST name in when you take the quiz. . .

• 1.
Any change in your position is called ?
• A.

Animation

• B.

Motion

• C.

Relative velocity

• D.

All of the above

• 2.
Any object used to help determine your position, location, or motion is called a(n)
• A.

Focus

• B.

Epicenter

• C.

Reference point

• D.

Datum

• 3.
How far you travel along a path is called your?
• A.

Displacement

• B.

Distance

• C.

Central tendency

• D.

Velocity

• 4.
How far you travel in a certain amount of time is called?
• A.

Distance

• B.

Velocity

• C.

Speed

• D.

Displacement

• 5.
Speed and direction are both needed to determine this...
• A.

Relative Speed

• B.

Velocity

• C.

Acceleration

• D.

Displacement

• 6.
TOTAL distance travelled divided by the TOTAL time travelled is called?
• A.

Velocity

• B.

Acceleration

• C.

Average Speed

• D.

Instantaneous Speed

• 7.
The basic metric (SI) unit to measure length or distance is called the?
• A.

Mile

• B.

Yard

• C.

Meter

• D.

Gram

• 8.
How fast you change your speed AND/OR direction is called?
• A.

Velocity

• B.

Momentum

• C.

Acceleration

• D.

Instantaneous Speed

• 9.
The metric unit of time used in many of our experiments is the?
• A.

Kilogram

• B.

Hectare

• C.

Second

• D.

None of the above

• 10.
Velocity is both your speed and ____________.
• A.

Timing

• B.

Distance

• C.

Displacement

• D.

Direction

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