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Quiz 1 A Name___________________________________ MULTIPLE CHOICE. Choose the one alternative that best completes the statement or answers the question. 1) The density of bubble gum is about 1g per cubic cm. You blow an 8g wad of gum into a bubble with a 10cm diameter. What is the thickness of the bubble's skin? A) 0.01mm B) 0.1mm C) 0.2mm D) 0.5mm E) 1.0mm 1) 2) In 1996, Josia Thugwame from South Africa won the Olympic Marathon, completing the 26 miles and 385 yard course in 2h 12min and 36s. What was his average speed? A) 1m/s B) 5m/s C) 10m/s D) 20m/s E) 30m/s 2) 3) A jetliner leaves San Francisco for New York (4600 km away). With a strong tailwind it has an average speed of 1100km/h. At the same time another jetliner leaves NY for SF. Flying against the wind, it only has an average speed of 700km/h. When and where do the two planes pass each other? A) After 2.5h and 2000km away from NY B) After 2.5h and 2000km away from SF. C) After 5h and 1000km away from NY.
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This note was uploaded on 07/07/2009 for the course PHYS 1A taught by Professor Onuchic during the Spring '07 term at UCSD.

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