S07 - Physics 204A FIRST EXAM Chapters 1 - 4 Spring 2007...

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FIRST EXAM Chapters 1 - 4 Spring 2007 1 Name:___________________________________ Solve the following problems in the space provided. Use the back of the page if needed. Each problem is worth 20 points. You must show your work in a logical fashion starting with the correctly applied physical principles. The equations you need are on the equation sheet. Your score will be maximized if your work is easy to follow because partial credit will be awarded. 1. The velocity of an object as a function of time is shown in the graph at the right. Answer the following questions about the object’s motion. Be sure to explain your reasoning for full credit. (a)When is the velocity a maximum? (b)What is the maximum velocity? (c)When is the velocity zero? (d)When is the acceleration zero? (e) When is the acceleration a maximum? (f)What is the maximum acceleration? (g)When is the object the farthest away from its starting point? (h)How can you tell if the object will ever return to its starting point?

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This note was uploaded on 03/11/2012 for the course PHYSICS 204A taught by Professor Kagan during the Fall '09 term at CSU Chico.

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S07 - Physics 204A FIRST EXAM Chapters 1 - 4 Spring 2007...

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