Physics Trivia Exam: MCQ Quiz!

10 Questions | Total Attempts: 152  Settings  • 1.
A car travels a distance of 90 km at an average speed of 5 m/s.  How many hours were required for the trip?
• A.

18 hours

• B.

1800 seconds

• C.

5 hours

• D.

0.5 hours

• 2.
On the moon, a feather is dropped from a height of 1.40 m. The acceleration of gravity on the moon is -1.67 m/s2. Determine the time it takes for the feather to fall to the surface of the moon.
• A.

1.29 seconds

• B.

-1.29 seconds

• C.

0.53 seconds

• D.

-0.53 seconds

• 3.
An arrow accelerates from zero to 45 m/s in the 0.45 s it is in contact with the bowstring.  What is the average acceleration (in m/s2)?
• A.

20.25 m/s^2

• B.

0.01 m/s^2

• C.

100 m/s^2

• D.

-20.25 m/s^2

• 4.
If Lebron James has a vertical leap of 1.29 m, what is his take-off speed?
• A.

5 m/s

• B.

25 m/s

• C.

- 5 m/s

• D.

- 25 m/s

• 5.
Rex Things throws his mother's crystal vase vertically upwards with an initial velocity of 26.2 m/s. Determine the height to which the vase will rise above its initial height.
• A.

-34.99 m

• B.

34.99 m

• C.

-1.33 m

• D.

1.33 m

• 6.
In a diagram, the length of a vector arrow represents the?
• A.

Type of vector

• B.

Direction of the vector

• C.

Magnitude of the vector

• D.

Cause of the vector

• 7.
If vectors are solved algebraically, then the resultant vector is drawn.
• A.

From the tail of the first vector to the tail of the last vector.

• B.

From the tail of the first vector to the tip of the last vector.

• C.

From the tip of the first vector to the tail of the last vector.

• D.

From the tip of the first vector to the tip of the last vector.

• 8.
What is the acceleration of a car that maintains a constant velocity of 10 m/s for 2 s?
• A.

0 m/s^2

• B.

20 m/s^2

• C.

5 m/s^2

• D.

8 m/s^2

• 9.
The two measurements necessary for calculating average speed are:
• A.

Velocity and time

• B.

Distance and time

• C.

Acceleration and time

• D.

Displacement and time

• 10.
Which of the following is an example of a vector quantity?
• A.

Temperature

• B.

Velocity

• C.

Time

• D.

Volume

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