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When watching a car drive by, which of the following could be a frame of reference?
a) a dog chasing the car
b) a kid riding in the back seat of the car
c) a street light along side the road
d) another car driving the opposite direction

Pat's dog runs the length of the yard, 120 meters, really fast. What measurement is he missing to be able to figure out the actual speed of the dog?
a) distance
b) time
c) speed
d) velocity

The formula to figure out speed is...
a) speed times time
b) distance divided by speed
c) distance divided by time
d) time divided by distance

Acceleration means any change in...
a) velocity
b) speed
c) times
d) distance

You can use the slope of the line on a position-time graph to figure out what?
a) mileage
b) velocity
c) speed
d) acceleration

Changing acceleration means a change in...
a) velocity
b) speed
c) direction
d) all of the above

A horizontal line on a position-time graph would show what about the object's speed?
a) the object is going fast
b) the object is not moving
c) the object is going slow
d) the object's speed keeps changing

When looking at a position-time graph, a steep line would tell you what about the object's motion?
a) the object is speeding up and slowing down
b) the object is not moving
c) the object is moving slow
d) the object is moving fast

Kilometers would be used to measure which of the following?
a) length of a piece of paper
b) length of a bus
c) length of the distance between school and the mall
d) length of the hallway at school

Meters per second is the SI unit for what?
a) speed
b) position
c) motion
d) velocity

What is the SI unit for for distance?
a) centimeter
b) kilometer
c) meter
d) miles

What is the average speed of a car that travels 112 km in 4 hours?
a) 448 km/h
b) 30 km/h
c) 108 km/h
d) 28 km/h

A car travels 112 km in 4 hours. How far will it go if it maintains its speed for 7 hours?
a) 784 km
b) 196 km
c) 28 km
d) 82 km

The runner took 2.5 hours to run the race. If the distance of the race was 30 km, at what average speed did she run?
a) 12 km/h
b) 15 km/h
c) 75 km/h
d) 90 km/h

A change in position is called what?
a) distance
b) position
c) vector
d) motion

What is the average speed of a person that walks 96 meters in 12 seconds?
a) 8 m/s
b) 84 m/s
c) .125 m/s
d) 10 m/s

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