What Is Force?

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What Is Force?

Answer the following questions about Force. You must get at least an 80% on this test. If you do not get an 80%, retake the test.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Force is
    • A. 

      A push.

    • B. 

      A pull.

    • C. 

      A push or a pull.

  • 2. 
    Which of the following are all Natural Forces found in nature?
    • A. 

      Gravity, electricity, geothermal, magnetic

    • B. 

      Electricity, gravity, magnetic, friction

    • C. 

      Kinetic, potential, thermal, magnetic

    • D. 

      Gravity, momentum, weight, acceleration

  • 3. 
    If you get a positive charge  (+)  near a negative charge  (-) you will create what type of force?
    • A. 

      Gravity

    • B. 

      Friction

    • C. 

      Electric

    • D. 

      Magnetic

  • 4. 
    You fall slower on the moon than on earth. This is an example of what type of force?
    • A. 

      Electric

    • B. 

      Magnetic

    • C. 

      Applied

    • D. 

      Gravity

  • 5. 
    A compass points at the North Pole of the Earth. This is what type of force?
    • A. 

      Magnetic

    • B. 

      Electric

    • C. 

      Friction

    • D. 

      Applied

  • 6. 
    You push a box across the floor. This is what kind of force?
    • A. 

      Friction

    • B. 

      Magnetic

    • C. 

      Applied

    • D. 

      Gravity

  • 7. 
    If a positive charge (+) and a positive charge (+) get near each other, they will:
    • A. 

      Attract

    • B. 

      Repel

    • C. 

      Do Nothing

  • 8. 
    What will happen if the following magnets are placed near each other:
    • A. 

      Attract

    • B. 

      Repel

    • C. 

      Do Nothing

  • 9. 
    You drop an elephant and a mouse from the top of a building, which will hit the ground first?
    • A. 

      The elephant, because it is heavier.

    • B. 

      The mouse, because it is smaller.

    • C. 

      Both hit the ground at the same time, because gravity pulls on everything the same.

    • D. 

      Wind resistance push the mouse up and make it float in the air.