# Physics Quiz For 10th Grade Student

10 Questions | Attempts: 23802  Settings  Physics can be a difficult subject to understand especially if you do not put the time in to study everything. This physics quiz for 10th-grade students is for you if you are in tenth grade and have been having a hard time understanding the physics class. It will cover the basics of the elementary topics that are taught at this level and will prepare you to have the mindset of scientific discovery and learning! Let's go and remember to have fun!

• 1.
Physics is defined as:
• A.

The study of plants, animals, and nature

• B.

Develped out of efforts of man trying to explain our physical environment.

• C.

Developed out of efforts of man trying to understand space and astronomy

• D.

Is the science of the human body

• 2.
What is the flow of electric charges called?
• A.

Electric conductance

• B.

Electric current

• C.

Electric potential

• D.

None of the above

• 3.
Name 2 famous physicist:
• A.

Thomas Edison

• B.

Issac Newton

• C.

Galileo Galilei

• D.

Ben Franklin

• E.

Dr. Spock

• 4.
What is the S.I. unit of electric current?
• A.

Ohm

• B.

Farday

• C.

Ampere

• D.

Volt

• 5.
What is the definition of displacement?
• A.

An object that is lost without any scientifically explained reason

• B.

A vector that points from an object's initial position to its funal position and has a magnitude that equals the shortest distance between two points

• C.

A vector that points from an object's initial position to its funal position and has a magnitude that equals the greatest distance between two points

• D.

None of the above

• 6.
The flow of electric current is opposite to the flow of electrons in a medium
• A.

True

• B.

False

• 7.
What is  the definition of average velocity?
• A.

Average Velocity= displacement ------------------ elapsed time

• B.

Elapsed time= Distance ------------- speed

• C.

Velocity= Elapsed time ----------------- acceleration

• D.

None of the above

• 8.
What is the hinderance to the flow of electrical current known as?
• A.

Resistance

• B.

Potential difference

• C.

Inductance

• D.

Conductance

• 9.
What is the resistance of a conductor directly proportional to?
• A.

Cross section

• B.

Length

• C.

Density

• D.

Melting point

• 10.
______________ does not reveal about the direction of the motion. To describe how fast an object moves and the direction of its motion, we need the vector concept of _____________

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