Question 1Does the displacement of an object depend on the specific location of the origin of the coordinate system? •A. Yes •B. No
Question 2Ben leaves his home and walks to the bank, then to thepark. What is the distance that Ben has walked? •A. 2 blocks C. 5 blocks •B. 3 blocks D. 7 blocks
Question 3Ben leaves his home and walks to the bank, then to the park. What is his displacement when he returns home? •A. 0 blocks C. 7 blocks •B. 5 blocks D. 10 blocks
Question 4Ben leaves his home and walks to the bank, then to the park. What is his final displacement? •A. 2 blocks east C. 5 blocks east •B. 3 blocks east D. 7 blocks east
Question 5The graph of position vs. time is given for a train. What can you say about the train's motion from time t1to time t2? •A. It is moving with constant velocity. •B. It is not moving. •C. It is moving with a constant negative velocity. •D. It is accelerating.
Question 6The graph for position vs. time is given at right for a car.
- Winter '08
- Physics, Velocity, Ben, B.